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Ziff Davis Enterprise plans to be the first major b-to-b magazine publisher to abandon print completely. The company, which publishes Baseline, CIO Insight and eWeek, will begin offering enhanced digital editions of its magazines this month and go entirely paperless in January.
“What you're seeing here is a company at the... Read more
RigDig, new online service from Randall-Reilly, helps take the guesswork out of used-truck purchasing decisions
In 2008 Equipment Data Associates, a division of Randall-Reilly Publishing Co., conducted more than 50 in-depth interviews with companies operating in the trucking industry. EDA analyzed every facet of the vehicle history reports designed for the consumer vehicle market and determined that there was a dearth of information for purchasers of used... Read more
Expert Insight Production
Brenda Griffin, the senior director of integrated media operations for McGraw-Hill Construction, has worked in magazine production for 20 years.
Media Business: What do you think production execs need to be doing better?
Brenda Griffin: We are finally starting to see publishing industry execs recognize that in order to... Read more