Who are the main magazine institutions?Immediate Media (formally BBC)EMAP- East MidlandIPC MediaBauer
EMAP- IntroductionEmap Limited is a British mediacompany, specialising in the productionof business-to-business magazines, andthe organisation of business events andconferences. The company was once aconstituent of the FTSE 100 Index but isnow owned by Apax and GuardianMedia Group. EMAP eventually became a PLC in thelate 1970s under the guidance of theextremely successful partnership of SirRobin Miller and David Arculus.
EMAP- Who they areEmap is a business-to-business multiplatform mediagroup, whose brands inform, inspire and connect within thesectors they operate in. For millions of people across theglobe involved in the builtenvironment, retail, media, fashion, health, education, government and automotive sectors, Emap provides essentialnews, analysis and access.
EMAP- What they do‘’Emap maintains an undiluted focus on content and product qualityacross online and offlinepublications, conferences, awards, exhibitions, festivals, data andintelligence services. This enables the sharing of best practice, ideasand inspiration, for better, more timely, more informed decisions.Emap gives business professionals the commercial understandingand access to the people and organisations they need to do theirjobs better.Emap’s ethos is routed in innovation, in making brave decisions for abetter offering that meet and exceed customer demandsintelligently and proactively. We are committed to giving those whorely on us the best in networking, information or stimulation.We depend on the imagination and passion of our people to inventand develop our brands, and drive our business forward. Personalaccountability is at the centre of Emap, which means Emapemployees are empowered to create the kind of timely, dynamicproducts our customers find essential. ‘’ – emap.com
EMAP- Magazines they publishArchitects JournalArchitectural ReviewBroadcastConstruction NewsDrapersHealth Service JournalLocal Government ChronicleNursing TimesRetail WeekRecycling & Waste ManagementScreen International
Immediate Media- Intro Immediate media have just established- taking over BBCmagazines. With 750 staff in London and Bristol, ImmediateMedia Co publishes 34 websites and 50 magazines, with over1 million subscribers, a brand reach of 11 million UKconsumers.
Immediate Media- Who they are‘’Immediate Media Co is a new force in consumer media and publishing, combining businesses formerly known as BBC Magazines, Origin Publishing and Magicalia. The company combines a strong publishing heritage with digital platforms and entrepreneurial flair.’’ – immediatemedia.co.uk
Immediate Media- magazines they publishRadio TimesGardeners’ WorldBBC Good FoodoliveTop GearLonely PlanetBBC HistoryBBC MusicCountryfileFocusKnowledgeCBeebies WeeklyIn the Night GardenCharlie & LolaDoctor Who AdventuresMatch of the DayTop of the PopsHair IdeasPerfect WeddingJuniorPractical Parenting & PregnancyThe World of Cross StitchingCardmaking and Papercraft220 Triathlon
IPC MEDIA- IntroIPC Media produces over60 iconic mediabrands, with print alonereaching almost two thirdsof UK women and 42% ofUK men – almost 26million UK adults – whileour websites collectivelyreach over 20 million usersevery month
IPC MEDIA- What they doIPCs diverse print and digital portfolio offers something for everyone, with a focus on three core audiences: men, mass market women and upmarket women. IPC Media publishes a huge range of magazines and websites across many different sectors.
IPC MEDIA- magazinesNMEWallpaperTVTimesMarie ClaireCountry LifeHorse&HoundRugby WorldNutsMousebreakerLookNowChatWomanIdeal Home
Bauer- Intro Bauer Media Group is a large German publishing company based in Hamburg, which operates in 15 countries worldwide. Since the company was founded in 1875, it has been privately-owned and under management by the Bauer family. It was formerly called Heinrich Bauer Verlag KG, abbreviated to HBV and usually shortened to H. Bauer.Worldwide circulation of Bauer Media Groups magazine titles amounts to 38 million magazines a week.
Bauer Media- Who they are?‘’Bauer Media is a multi-platform UK-based mediaGroup consisting of many companies collected aroundtwo main divisions – Magazines and Radio - widelyrecognised and rewarded as being industry innovators.Our business is built on influential media brands withmillions of personal relationships with engaged readersand listeners. Our strategy is to connect audiences withexcellent content through our broad multi-touch pointbrand platforms, wherever and whenever and howeverthey want. Our wide portfolio of influential brandsgives us advantages over pure play magazine or radiocompetitors.’’ bauermedia.co.uk