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The Big Picture – July 2014

The Big Picture – July 2014

Re-inventing.  Re-imagining.  Re-structuring. The Big Picture is the lead article in the “Wessenden Briefing” newsletter. These 3 “Rs” all feature heavily in this issue as companies up and down the supply chain flex to meet the challenging conditions out in the market.  One of the key themes of The Stationers Company’s “European Digital Media Landscape [...]

Wessenden Briefing: Latest Issue

Wessenden Briefing: Latest Issue

Issue 173 (July 2014) News Review: the month’s key events in focus Key indicators Publishing Middlemen Retailing Direct + digital Finance round-up ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Aldi and News & Magazines The leading hard discounter is rolling out N&M around its estate after a test.  What are they up to and will this make a difference to a [...]

Business Models for a Digital World

Business Models for a Digital World

How do they make money from doing that? The PPA recently commissioned Wessenden Marketing to conduct a study into how media companies make money in the digital age, entitled, “Business Models for a Digital World.”   Did you know that Amazon loses $3 on every Kindle Fire that it sells in the USA while Apple [...]

Publishing Futures 2014 Overview

Publishing Futures 2014 Overview

Optimism.  Realism.  Challenge. The PPA’s annual Publishing Futures survey provides the most comprehensive set of data on the UK consumer magazine and business publishing sector – but what does it tell us about where the industry’s heading? Jim Bilton of Wessenden Marketing, author of the report, digs into the results to reveal a complex mix [...]