By Earl J. Wilkinson
The death of the newspaper is one of the great exaggerations of today’s
It is a myth being perpetuated by people, companies, and the t ...>
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Kevin Beatty is the Group Managing Director of Associated Newspapers in the
U.K., as well as vice president on the IFRA Board. Here Beatty discusses how
his company, IFRA and the industry are ...>
Joe Spitzer is Director of Communications, Asia, for Dow Jones & Co.
IFRA: What would be your top idea for increasing circulation/reach in 2009?
We are focusing ou ...>
Juan Antonio Giner, editor of Innovations in Newspapers, offers some additional
suggestions for editorial reorganisation in 2009:
Idea 1: Organize the newsroom around audiences, instead of ...>
UNT Distribution is a Swedish distribution company owned by publisher Upsala
Nya Tidning. UNT delivers national and regional morning papers as well as 15
magazines and other publications.
The following information about the Voices of Africa Media Foundation was
provided by Pim de Wit and Henri W. Aalders of Voices of Africa. De Wit is the
managing director of Voices of Africa; Aalders is the foundation's program
The Voices of Africa Media ...>
IFRA: What recommendations do you have for publishers who aren’t doing
anything with mobile yet, and aren’t sure where to start?
I think one way to start is to make you ...>
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IFRA: ¿Cuáles crees que van a ser las claves para 2009 en cuanto a las webs
de periódicos se refiere?
Creo que este va a se ...>
IFRA Magazine: What do you think will be the most relevant products or
services in news publishing websites next year?
: Bringing news! Fully utilizing the webs potential ...>
Steven Tan is Deputy Chairman of Star Publications in Malaysia.
In a media industry career of more than 35 years, Tan has spent more than 22
years as Group CEO/MD of Star Publications. He assumed the post of Group Deputy
Chairman in August 2008.
Star Publications pu ...>
Kasturi Balaji has been Director, Kasturi & Sons Ltd., publishers of The Hindu,
responsible for technology, production, and ink manufacturing since 2000.
From 1991 to 2000, he was Managing Director of Sanka Graphics, a company in
digital pre-press, digital printing an ...>
Saleh Ali Al-Humaidan has been the Managing Director of Al-Yaum Daily
Newspaper Dammam Kingdom of Saudi Arabia since 1998.
He has also been a lecturer at King Fahad University of Petroleum & Minerals –
College of Industrial Management – Dept. of Marketing & Manag ...>
Djordje Stefanovic is the General Manager of Press Publishing Group (PPG) and
the founder of the daily newspaper Press in Serbia. The Press Publishing Group
ended 2007 with a turnover of 15 million euros. The year saw them launch the
daily newspaper Press, then the monthly ...>
Alexandra “Sandy” Prieto-Romualdez has been the President and Chief
Executive Officer of the Philippine Daily Inquirer since 1998.
Aside from the Inquirer, Prieto-Romualdez is also actively involved with
the newspaper’s sister companies. She is the Chairperson of ...>
Vasily Gatov is Strategy Director and Advisor to the Board of MEDIA3. He is
responsible for the division that forges the future for the largest Russian
printed media group. MEDIA3 comprises leading national daily and weekly
newspapers (Trud Daily and Argumenty I Fakty weekl ...>
Since June 2008, Fabrice Nora has been Director and Member of the Board of
directors of SPPP, and Director and Member of the Board of directors of CPPP,
for Les Papiers de Presse.
From June 2002 to May 2008, he worked for Le Monde Group, where his positions
included: Gen ...>
Since 2005, Jean Hornain has been Director General of Groupe Le
Parisien-Aujourd’hui en France, Paris, which includes newspapers and
Internet; and President of Société de Distribution et de Vente du Parisien.
His previous posts include:
> 2003-2004: Vice Pres ...>
John Fry became Chief Executive of Johnston Press on 5 January 2009.
Fry was previously Chief Executive of the Norwich, U.K.-based regional
media group, Archant. He had held this position since 2002.
Before moving into the regional media sector, Fry was for nine yea ...>
Marc Z. Kramer has been the CEO of the New York Daily News since January 2006.
As the CEO of the most widely read newspaper in the largest media market in the
United States, Kramer spearheaded the recent purchase of new full-colour
presses, which will establish the Dai ...>
Guy Crevier has been President and Publisher of La Presse, the
French-language national newspaper of Canada, and President of Gesca Ltée
since March 2000. As a media group and wholly owned subsidiary of Power
Corporation of Canada, Gesca is engaged in the publication o ...>
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Januar 2008 - Karsten Koeppe ist Leiter Versorgungstechnik im Druckhaus
Spandau des Axel Springer Verlags. Der Betrieb ist seit zehn Jahren
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January 2008 - Roland Glin (Leitung PR und Dokumentation bei der EAE Ewert
Ahrensburg Electronic GmbH) sieht erhebliches Einsparpotenzial im Druckhaus:
"Aus Sicht des Maschinensteuerers und Workflow-Optimierers EAE sind die meisten
IFRA Special Report 3.37
Newspaper production is very capital-intensive, so tools are required that
allow a fast and detailed calculation of production costs. Changes to the
length of print ...>
Engineer Ronald Sonnleitner is head of IT and prepress at the Landesverlag
Druckservice in Wels, Austria, where 70 different newspaper titles as well as
30 different semi-commercial obje ...>
Kalle Jungkvist has been the editor in chief of Sweden’s Aftonbladet New Media
since 1999. From 1991 to 1999, he was the managing editor of Aftonbladet, which
he had joined as a reporter in 1977 and where he later worked as news editor.
Before joining Aftonbladet, he worked ...>
Tobias Trevisan was born on 17th March 1959 in Basle (Switzerland). He
graduated with a degree in economics from Basle University in 1984. He is also
a professional advertising manager and has received management training from
the Harvard Business School (AMP). He entered t ...>
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По данным АКАР, получаемым в том числе и на основе оценок экспертов ГИПП,
обнародованным в середине лета, объем рекламы в прессе увеличился на 21,3% по
Michael Gill, Editor-in-Chief, Financial Review, Australia
What are your expectations for the coming year?
We have developed a Flex-based application model for our digital platform. It
is integrated with a Cyber Newspaper production platform, with its own
VP Marketing, CCI Europe, Denmark
What are your expectations for the coming year?
CCI Europe believes that we are finally witnessing the fruition of convergence
The Indian publishing industry has seen unforeseen growth in the last two
years. It has also become a prosperous market for print publishing. The boom in
the Indian economy and the country's growing literacy levels have augmented
this growth for newspapers. India is also a ...>
When did Spotted start and on which Morris
Robert Granfeldt Jr:
The program was conceived in Jacksonville, Florida
as a part of Jacksonvi ...>
You have been tracking free daily
newspapers for some years now. Does their ongoing growth rate (22 million
copies a day this time last year and 30 million ...>
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Les conseils d'Andreas Schaffner, directeur de Ringier Print Adligenswil AG
En 2005, l’imprimerie Ringier d’Adligenswil a lancé un vaste plan de
Christopher Bisco joined Cumbrian Newspapers Group based in Carlisle in
2001. Prior to that, he worked for Portsmouth & Sunderland Newspaper plc
(acquired in 1999 by Johnston Press). He has ...>
By Paul A.Camp, CEO of a company called Content That Works
(www.contentthatworks.com), established in 2000 by former managers of Thomson
To that point, I do not have all the answers. Indeed far from it. What I have
an interesting vantage point in that ...>
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técnicas de prensa: ¿Qué medidas se han puesto en práctica en vuestras
plantas para mantener los costes en un nivel reducido?
Santirso /Cabezón: ...>
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tdp: ¿Qué medidas habéis puesto en marcha para reducir costes en vuestras
plantas de producción?
En principio, hemos puesto e ...>
técnicas de prensa: Analysts say that you can reduce costs reducing (what
you do, staff...) or making more with what you have. Which long term strategies
could help not only to reduce co ...>
Online advertising is booming worldwide. According to estimations of the
Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, total
turnover in the third quarter of 2006 for th ...>
When will free newspapers come to Germany? And when they come, what will be the
consequences for the paid-for newspapers? newspaper techniques
Hans-Joachim Fuhrmann, member of the board of the BDZV (German Newspaper