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Tokion Approaches 50th Issue, Sells to Private Investor, Loses Publisher


November 9, 2005

By Dylan Stableford Adam Glickman, publisher of Tokion , the self-proclaimed cultural bridge between the indie arts scenes of Japan and the U.S., announced last week that he had sold the majority of his interest in the magazine to investor Larry Rosenblum, who plans to build a niche company around the Tokion brand. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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PIB October: Ad Pages Dip


November 8, 2005

By Dylan Stableford Consumer magazine advertising revenue for the month of October increased 3.5 percent compared to October of last year, according to Publishers Information Bureau figures released today. However, ad pages, often looked to as the more telling metric, dipped 2.1 percent.

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Trade Publishers Support ‘Attack’ on California Fax Law


November 8, 2005

By Dylan Stableford [Editor's Note: This story has been corrected. Earlier, we stated that American Business Media filed suit in order to stop a California fax law. Although ABM and many others are supporting that effort, the actual lawsuit was filed on behalf of two named parties, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Xpedite Systems.] In a widely-anticipated

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Do Multiples (Still) Have Meaning


November 7, 2005

Whether operating in a moribund environment or a boom market, there is one constant in the realm of M&A: potential dealmakers always kick off the transaction by asking about the price. But unlike the depressed publishing industry of 2003, today's healthy market is rich with more corporate entities asking about price.

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Magazine M&A Looks to Close Out Year on High Note


November 1, 2005

By Dylan Stableford After what amounted to a blink of a respite from the harried pace of magazine M&A activity, three deals representing three very different sides of the industry were announced in the span of two days this week, as publishers and private equity firms looked to shore up transaction ledgers before the holiday season.

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Face Up: Snowboard


November 1, 2005

By Dylan Stableford Issue: September 2005 Frequency: Bimonthly Launched: 2004 Circulation: 75,000 Publisher: Mark Sullivan Graphic Designer: Aaron Draplin

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Is A For-Profit Institute Right For Your Market?


November 1, 2005

By Tony Silber Two years after the launch of a for-profit association intended to transform his company and, even more ambitiously, transform the way b-to-b media companies serve their markets, Hoyt Publishing Co. 's In-Store Marketing Institute has more than 350 paid members and will hit 400 by the end of the year, president Peter Hoyt says.

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