Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
Magazines ABC Q1 2019: No surprises as decline continues

Magazines ABC Q1 2019: No surprises as decline continues[Danette Breitenbach] The magazine category offered no surprises in the Audit Bureau of Circulations of South Africa's (ABC) first quarter (Q1) of 2019, with declining circulations of the past few years continuing...

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Amelia Brown
SOUTH AFRICA
How VISI magazine made it to 100 issues and is continuing to survive and thrive - New Media

How VISI magazine made it to 100 issues and is continuing to survive and thrive[Amelia Brown] VISI magazine is celebrating 20 years and 100 issues, something of a publishing triumph amid cutbacks and global declines in circulation....

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
Magazines ABC Q4 2018: Magazine freefall continues

Magazines ABC Q4 2018: Magazine freefall continues[Danette Breitenbach] The Audit Bureau of Circulations of South Africa's Total Magazine circulation was disappointing for both the quarter and year as percentage decline for both are higher than the other quarters in 2018...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
The Taste of custom publishing success with Kate Wilson

Editor Kate Wilson with the December 2018 issue of Woolworths Taste.
Editor Kate Wilson with the December 2018 issue of Woolworths Taste.
[Leigh Andrews] Woolworths' Taste magazine keeps scooping up international awards, and they've baked their role in the customer journey to a delicious crisp. Editor Kate Wilson takes us on a delicious journey of customer experience and how they've perfected the tricky terrain of custom publishing...

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
Magazines ABC Q3 2018: Magazine decline slower for Q3

Magazines ABC Q3 2018: Magazine decline slower for Q3[Danette Breitenbach] The Audit Bureau of Circulations of South Africa's Total Magazine circulation decline continued in Quarter 4 by 1% on the previous quarter, and by 13.7% on the prior year. However, this decline is less than Q2's decline of 3.9% on the previous quarter, and by 15.1% on the prior year...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
#Newsmaker: Destiny Man has a new editor, welcome back Kojo Baffoe

#Newsmaker: Destiny Man has a new editor, welcome back Kojo Baffoe[Jessica Tennant] Kojo Baffoe rejoined Destiny Man last month, succeeding editor Thabiso Tema...

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
Magazines ABC Q2 2018: Decline continues

Magazines ABC Q2 2018: Decline continues[Danette Breitenbach] The decline in magazine circulation continued unabated. Total Magazine circulation declined by 3.9% on the previous quarter, and by 15.1% on the prior year...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
#NewCampaign: Cosmopolitan SA petitions to end tampon tax

#NewCampaign: Cosmopolitan SA petitions to end tampon tax[Jessica Tennant] Cosmopolitan South Africa has launched a petition to end tampon tax, calling all women to campaign against period poverty in South Africa...

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
Magazines ABC Q1 2018: A sad affair

Magazines ABC Q1 2018: A sad affair[Danette Breitenbach] All magazine categories - Consumer, B2B, Custom and Free Magazines declined on the prior year. All the categories also declined on the prior quarter, except for Free Magazines which remained static...

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
Magazines ABC Q4 2017: Customs the biggest loser

Magazines ABC Q4 2017: Customs the biggest loser[Danette Breitenbach] Significant declines in Custom magazines and to a lesser extent in Consumer publications saw the overall decline in magazines edge to just over eight percent (8.1%) over Q3 and a 16.6% decline over the prior year...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
#Newsmaker: Amanda Dambuza named Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss 2017

#Newsmaker: Amanda Dambuza named Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss 2017[Jessica Tennant] This year's deserving recipient of the Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss Award is Amanda Dambuza, founder and director of consulting company Uyandiswa, currently in its fourth year and already employing more than 70 people...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
#Newsmaker: Holly Meadows, the new face of Cosmopolitan South Africa

#Newsmaker: Holly Meadows, the new face of Cosmopolitan South Africa[Jessica Tennant] This week is Holly Meadows' first as editor of Cosmopolitan South Africa. She succeeds Kerrie Simon-Lawrence, who is returning to Australia.

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
Terena le Roux keeps the Ideas/Idees flowing

Terena le Roux keeps the Ideas/Idees flowing[Jessica Tennant] Following the announcement of bilingual Ideas/Idees magazine being closed down by Media24 late last year, editor Terena le Roux approached management to transfer ownership into her name. Now the owner of startup publishing company IdeesFabriek (Ideas Factory), Le Roux says it really was that straightforward...

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Jessica Tennant
SOUTH AFRICA
Conteu Magazine to launch special print edition

Conteu Magazine to launch special print edition[Jessica Tennant] "There's just something so special about print. In today's fast-paced lifestyle the idea of carving time out of your day to sit down and enjoy a magazine is something we, and others like us, crave." - Words by Conteu Magazine's Chloé Kemp and Megan Rich, who are in the conceptual stage of a special print edition...

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Beverley Klein
SOUTH AFRICA
It's a brand new world for print

It's a brand new world for print
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[Beverley Klein] Video, native advertising, mobile apps - these were some of the main talking points yesterday at the first day of the Media24 Lifestyle Summit...

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Beverley Klein
SOUTH AFRICA
[Newsmaker] Lerato Tshabalala - editor of The Afropolitan

[Newsmaker] Lerato Tshabalala - editor of The Afropolitan[Beverley Klein] Lerato Tshabalala has been appointed as the new editor for The Afropolitan magazine. She's set to bring a fresh new editorial outlook to the publication, which readers have been enjoying for the past 10 years.

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Louise Marsland
SOUTH AFRICA
[NewsMaker] Thabiso 'TT' Tema - Destiny Man editor

[NewsMaker] Thabiso 'TT' Tema - Destiny Man editor[Louise Marsland] Editor of Destiny Man, Thabiso 'TT' Tema, took up the reigns of his new position in February. With two decades in broadcast media, this is his first foray into print and digital journalism...

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Louise Marsland
SOUTH AFRICA
[NewsMaker] Tiaan Nagel - editor of House and Leisure

[NewsMaker] Tiaan Nagel - editor of House and Leisure[Louise Marsland] Tiaan Nagel is the new editor of House and Leisure for Associated Media...

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Chris Brewer
SOUTH AFRICA
Two things they forgot to tell you about your media plan

Two things they forgot to tell you about your media plan
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[Chris Brewer] If you were to ask most junior media planners what "MPX" and "APX" are, they'd either look blank or suggest "radio stations perhaps?" These terms are solid, basic, research protocols...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
Making Table Mountain a cover model

Making Table Mountain a cover model[Leigh Andrews] Cape Town-based design agency INFESTATION recently did a photoshoot to capture the front cover image for the Cape Town Visitors' Guide 2016...

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