Retail Marketplace 2014 - COMPLETE COVERAGE

Retail Marketplace 2014 - COMPLETE COVERAGE

“Overall, I was very pleased we attended. I do see the immense value of the one-on-one sessions" ...

PBAA’s own, Lisa Scott honored at the 10th Annual Frank E. Herrera dinner

PBAA’s own, Lisa Scott honored at the 10th Annual Frank E. Herrera dinner

On Thursday, October 24th, with over two-hundred people in attendance at the 10th Annual Frank E. He...

PBAA/IPDA Seminar: Driving Magazine Sales at Retail – Part II New Ideas and Technologies for 2014

PBAA/IPDA Seminar: Driving Magazine Sales at Retail – Part II New Ideas and Technologies for 2014

A PBAA/IPDA seminar was held on October 24, 2013 in New York City. The topic of the day was Driving ...

PBAA Hosts Forum for Norwegian Narvesen Retail Group

PBAA Hosts Forum for Norwegian Narvesen Retail Group

Magazine and Book Sales at Retail in the United States was the focus of an international forum organ...

  • Retail Marketplace 2014 - COMPLETE COVERAGE

    Retail Marketplace 2014 - COMPLETE COVERAGE

    Monday, 16 June 2014 15:53
  • PBAA’s own, Lisa Scott honored at the 10th Annual Frank E. Herrera dinner

    PBAA’s own, Lisa Scott honored at the 10th Annual Frank E. Herrera dinner

    Thursday, 07 November 2013 16:08
  • PBAA/IPDA Seminar: Driving Magazine Sales at Retail – Part II New Ideas and Technologies for 2014

    PBAA/IPDA Seminar: Driving Magazine Sales at Retail – Part II New Ideas and Technologies for 2014

    Friday, 25 October 2013 20:07
  • PBAA Hosts Forum for Norwegian Narvesen Retail Group

    PBAA Hosts Forum for Norwegian Narvesen Retail Group

    Wednesday, 11 September 2013 18:12
Wednesday, 09 July 2014 15:05

WESSENDEN briefing  No. 173, July 2014 contact:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

The US magazine business is facing a double whammy of relentlessly falling newsstand sales and a supply chain which continues to teeter on the edge of collapse (see "consolidation in US wholesaling": Page 7).  The dire situation prompted an article from Jay Annis of specialist publisher Taunton Press, which was recently published in The New Single Copy and which touches on a number of issues which have some echoes here in the UK as Jay looks at two questions... Continue reading

Tuesday, 01 July 2014 15:08

By John Harrington

As featured in The New Single Copy (a Newsletter about Publishing and Publishing Distribution), Jay gives a publishers perspective on the state of the Newsstand.  Continue reading

Tuesday, 17 June 2014 13:32

The annual PBAA member meeting was held on June 11, 2014 at the Retail Marketplace Conference in Virginia. At that time, the results of the election for three board seats were announced by PBAA Associate Director Jose Cancio and Lisa Scott, Executive Director.  Continue reading

Monday, 16 June 2014 15:53

“Overall, I was very pleased we attended. I do see the immense value of the one-on-one sessions"

“Considering the timing of the events in the industry I thought the conference was really good. A lot of good subjects covered and the meetings are always great to have”

“This was my first PBAA and I found it to be both useful and entertaining. Great to hear the common themes and challenges across the industry, particularly as a contrast to what's happening here in the UK”

Thursday, 03 April 2014 13:45

By Karlene Lukovitz, IPDA Daily Publishing & Retail News

RetailNet Group's Keith Anderson shared insights and advice on how the magazine and book categories can rise to the crucial challenge of maintaining impulse-merchandising opportunities as format changes and digital technology transform retail stores, in a recent IPDA seminar covered by IPDA Daily Publishing/Retail News.

          Winning in the Evolving Impulse-Merchandising Environment, Part 1

          Winning in the Evolving Impulse-Merchandising Environment, Part 2

Monday, 27 January 2014 14:08

By Samir "Mr. Magazine" Husni

What are some of the largest magazine media companies expecting from 2014 in the world of magazine media? What are Active Media Interest, American Media, Inc., Condé Nast, Dennis Publishing, Hearst Magazines, Heinrich Bauer USA, Meredith Corp., Rodale Inc., The Taunton Press and Time Inc. up to in 2014?  Continue reading