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Owen Meredith | Managing Director | PPA
A lesson we learnt last week was that when we all pull together as an industry we can achieve great things. Later this year, we look forward to the axing of a digital reading tax, as Rishi Sunak announced in his March 2020 Budget. I spoke with Owen Meredith, PPA MD, who charts the success of our #AxeTheReadingTax campaign and what this now means for publishers in the UK.
PPA Budget Analysis, March 2020
This article is based on the Budget announcements on March 11, and does not fully account for recent additional financial measure to combat Coronavirus.
BMJ appoints new CEO
Chris Jones has been appointed as BMJ’s next Chief Executive, effective from Monday 6 April 2020.
Guest Blog: 5 Reasons Why Your Digital Publishing Strategy Doesn’t (yet) Work
When it comes to role models for a great digital publishing strategy, the same names keep popping up.
CMA Complete Phase 1 of Investigation Into Future and TI Media Merger
Future's purchase of TI Media does not raise competition concerns, subject to the sale of three closely competing products, a CMA investigation has found.
Marketforce Coronavirus News Update
The Coronavirus outbreak is an evolving situation and changing daily. In highly affected countries people are reducing time spent in public and crowed areas including travel outlets. Travel points will be most affected with less people travelling. On the flipside, people are going to supermarkets to stockpile on groceries so there may be some short terms spikes in sales in a few retail channels. This report includes sales analysis based on short and long term impact to the magazine industry.
Net-A-Porter Launches New Podcast Series
Net-A-Porter announces the launch of Pieces of Me: My Life in 7 Garments, a weekly podcast series created by Porter.
Ultima Creates Insight Partnership with ECG
Ultima Media, a B2B automotive media business, through its business intelligence (BI) arm ‘AUTOMOTIVE from ULTIMAMEDIA’ has established an insight and intelligence partnership with The Association of European Vehicle Logistics (ECG).
New Editor for Therapy Today
Sally Brown has been appointed Editor of Therapy Today, the magazine of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).
Professional Pensions Unveils New-Look Monthly Magazine
Professional Pensions, Incisive Media’s brand for UK trustees and pension professionals, has relaunched its magazine as a monthly with new editorial features and more in-depth analysis.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) & ABC Reporting
How your circulation may be affected.
Coronavirus: Government Support for Business Announced in the Budget
In the Budget on March 11, the Chancellor announced a package of measures to provide support for public services, individuals and businesses to ensure the impact of COVID-19 is minimised.