Different suppliers to Newsagencies are advising of restrictions to deliveries and service support over the Christmas/New Year period. For example, Are Direct has announced it will not be delivering on 23 December. All of their other delivery dates appear to be scheduled as normal. Newspaper publishers have advised Newsagents of changes to production schedules for […]
Earlier in the year Mungindi Newsagency received advice from News Corp Australia that due to costs associated with distribution out of Queensland, all supplies delivered by News Corp Australia logistics would cease (News Corp Australia is the primary distributor for News Corp, Nine Publications, Ovato, including Market Hub, ACM, IPS and Wrapaway). Mungindi Newsagency contacted […]
ACM will increase the cover price of a wide range of mastheads from 5 July 2021. A full schedule of increases is in the ACM Cover Price Rise Notification All Publications 2021 document which can be downloaded from HERE.
A consortium of media executives have founded NewsFarm, a regional journalism company looking to establish mastheads in more than 100 news deserts, create more than 450 media jobs, and publish more than 5,000 local news stories each week. NewsFarm’s website says it wants to “create a quality and sustainable media sector for regional Australia within three […]
NANA has continued its fight for Newsagents to resist the Are Media/Australia Post magazine trial which allows for top ten titles to be sold through trial post office sites in both NSW and the ACT.
NANA has seen copies of correspondence written by other Newsagent Associations to the Prime Minister over the Australia Post and Are Media magazine trial. NANA welcomes the action of other associations coming in behind NANA’s lead on the issue. NANA first raised this serious matter with Newsagents across NSW and the ACT last Wednesday. Since […]
Local Newsroom launched recently to a fanfare of support from some industry sectors, offering Newsagents unheard of commissions and big promises of circulation and sales growth.
One of Australia’s largest publishers, Bauer Media, will soon be in the hands of private equity, with Mercury Capital agreeing to buy the business. The deal includes the Pacific Magazines assets which Bauer recently acquired from Seven West Media.