Time Inc.

3 Takeaways from PwC’s 2020 Entertainment & Media Outlook
June 14, 2016 at 2:10 pm

Last week consulting firm PwC released its annual “Global Entertainment and Media Outlook,” which forecasts how different segments of the media industry will grow or decline contract from 2016 to 2020. While the report predicted magazine publishing revenue, (narrowly defined as revenue from print, digital, and website advertising and circulation) would increase only 0.1% over…

Press Release: Time Inc. Launches Real Time, An Advertising Product Providing Trending Content & Social Promotion
January 5, 2016 at 12:44 pm

New York, NY (January 4, 2015) – Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) Executive Vice President of Global Advertising Mark Ford today announced the launch of Real Time, the latest product in the company's growing portfolio of advertising solutions. Real Time is a premium offering that provides advertisers 100% share of voice on trending content across Time Inc.’s domestic…

Time Inc. Partners With Hulu, Yahoo and Zealot Networks for Video Distribution
December 11, 2015 at 2:10 pm

Time Inc. is continuing its video push, adding Hulu, Yahoo and Zealot Networks to join its video distribution network. Original video from Time Inc.’s portfolio of brands will thus be distributed across the trio of networks, the company said Thursday. The Time Inc. distribution network, which was created in 2013, will also house videos from Hulu,…

Press Release: Time Inc. and GumGum Form Exclusive Partnership
December 7, 2015 at 12:35 pm

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Time Inc. (NYSE: TIME), one of the world’s leading media companies, and GumGum, the digital marketing platform for the visual web, announced today an exclusive agreement enabling Time Inc. to provide its advertisers the full suite of GumGum’s highly viewable, premium ad units across its US portfolio. The rise of the visual web,…

Publishers are Underwhelmed with Apple News App
November 13, 2015 at 12:37 pm

When Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp expressed frustration with his company’s performance on Apple News last week, his complaints apparently were just the tip of the iceberg. Other publishing execs are unhappy about everything from the traffic they’re getting from the two-month-old news aggregation app to the user experience to the data Apple’s giving them.…

Time Inc. Reports a Better-than-expected Quarterly Profit
November 9, 2015 at 11:31 am

Time Inc TIME -1.72% , the publisher of Sports Illustrated, Fortune and Time magazine, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue Thursday as cost cutting improved margins and digital revenue increased. The company also announced a share buyback of up to $300 million. Time took a $952 million goodwill impairment charge in the third quarter, due to…

Jane Pratt Shares Her Thoughts on the Future of xoJane at Time Inc.
November 3, 2015 at 3:15 pm

In recent months, Time Inc. has been scooping up digital brands in an effort to reach a millennial audience, including Zooey Deschanel's Hello Giggles and sports blog network FanSided. Last week, the publisher officially acquired xoJane, the women's lifestyle site launched by Say Media and legendary magazine editor Jane Pratt in 2011. We spoke with…

Press Release: Time Inc.’s Food & Wine and Drizly Form Partnership to Combine Cocktails, Content and On-Demand E-Commerce
October 29, 2015 at 2:55 pm

BOSTON—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Drizly, the technology company pioneering fast, convenient alcohol delivery across the U.S., and Time Inc.’s (NYSE:TIME) FOOD & WINE, the ultimate authority on the best of what's new in food, drink, travel, design and entertaining, today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership to combine on-demand e-commerce and authoritative content in the world of beer, wine and spirits.…

Time Inc. Confirms Its Purchase of Jane Pratt's xoJane and xoVain
October 28, 2015 at 2:19 pm

Time Inc. has acquired Jane Pratt's xoJane and xoVain websites in a bid to build up its portfolio of brands that target millennials. Adweek first reported that the acquisition was imminent on Oct. 16. The deal is the latest in a string of big moves from the New York magazine publisher this month. On Oct. 18, Time…