Press Release

Press Release
EFI to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Earnings Results on January 28, 2014

Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII), a world leader in customer focused digital printing innovation, will host its quarterly conference call to discuss fourth quarter and fiscal 2013 results on Tuesday, January 28, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time).

The conference call will be webcast and investors will be able to access the webcast and slide presentation at the Investor Relations/Events & Presentations portion of EFI's web site at http://ir.efi.com/.

A New Year's Letter from Hearst Magazines President David Carey

I always look forward to the new year and the enormous promise it holds. As 2014 begins, it's an opportunity to reflect on what we've accomplished and outline our priorities for the next 12 months.

I'm very proud of all we achieved in 2013, and it is our exceptional people and unique culture that make it all possible. Thanks to you, today Hearst Magazines is by far the strongest global magazine publishing company, and we're well positioned for 2014.

Fewer Magazines Launched in 2013 Than 2012

NEW YORK CITY, Dec.18, 2013 – In 2013, 185 magazines launched, compared to 227 magazines in 2012, reported MediaFinder.com—the largest online database of U.S. and Canadian publications. During the same period, only 56 magazines closed, compared to 82 magazines in 2012. The top categories for new magazine launches in 2013 were food (23 new magazines), regional (17 magazines), and women (13 new magazines). In the fourth quarter of 2013, new titles launched included Politico Magazine, Scottsdale Magazine, Punch, Allrecipes, and Domino. Other new launches in 2013 included three new magazines targeting the Hamptons, NY region.

Springer’s Open Access Titles Move To New CC-BY 4.0 License

Articles submitted to BioMed Central, Chemistry Central, and SpringerOpen journals from 03 February 2014 onwards will be subject to the newCC-BY 4.0 Creative Commons Attribution license. This also applies to open access articles published in the majority of Springer's subscription-based journals using the Open Choiceoption. The new license is more digital-friendly, and includes a simplified attribution requirement.

App Launch - Tricycle: The Buddhist Review

Tricycle: The Buddhist Review is the leading independent voice of Buddhism in the West, presenting traditional Buddhist teachings and practices in ways that are keenly relevant to everyday life. Tricycle has been recognized with the prestigious Folio Award for Best Spiritual Magazine for three consecutive years. Tricycle is the winner of the 2013 Utne Media Award for Body/Spirit Coverage, the second time it has received this prestigious award.

Dave Leskusky Named President of North American Publishing Co. (NAPCO)

PHILADELPHIA-December 2, 2013 -U.S.-based North American Publishing Co. (NAPCO) has announced the appointment of David Leskusky as its President. He succeeds President Ned Borowsky, who becomes Vice Chairman of NAPCO alongside his father, Chairman and Founder Irvin J. Borowsky. In his new role, Leskusky will assume all day-to-day operations and report directly to Ned Borowsky.

Departures And Travel + Leisure Close Banner Year With A Strong Uptick In Advertising

Travel + Leisure and DEPARTURES Group Publishing Director Steven DeLuca announced that these two leading brands capped off an extremely successful year cornering the luxury and travel markets with significant increases in both paging and revenue. DEPARTURES magazine set the pace boasting a 12 percent gain in paging and a 17 percent gain in revenue for 2013, making this the third consecutive year of growth for the publication as it gears up for its 25th anniversary in 2014.

AdvantageCS Partners with Scribe

Ann Arbor, MI, November 21, 2013:  AdvantageCS has joined the Scribe Solution Developer program and developed the Advantage Scribe Connector.  Scribe Software, an established global provider of solutions that easily bring customer data anywhere it is needed, offers an advanced integration tool that allows the user to define an integration workflow, including the mapping of data elements, between any two supported systems.  Clients can now integrate Advantage with any other system that has a Scribe Connector available, such as Salesforce.com. 

Travel + Leisure Ad Paging Jumps 8 Percent in 2013

Jay Meyer, vp/publisher of Travel + Leisure, the world's most influential travel brand, announces that Travel + Leisure is projected to end the year with 1,049 advertising pages.

WSJ and HarperCollins co-publish ‘Crimes Against Women’

Written by Wall Street Journal Asia Editor Paul Beckett (@PaulWSJ) and Delhi-based reporter Krishna Pokharel (@PokharelKrishna) along with contributions from other reporters and editors from The Wall Street Journal, the book also examines two other narratives of exploitation and abuse in India and is available for download from Apple iBooks, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Google Play and Kobo.

Other highlights from the book include:

• Updates on the fate of the suspected rapists and the efforts of the young woman’s family to cope with her brutal death;

Springer to convert two journals in high energy physics to open access

The SCOAP3 consortium (Sponsoring Consortium for Open Access Publishing in Particle Physics), which aims to convert journals in high energy physics to open access, has chosen two Springer journals to participate in the initiative.  They are the Journal of High Energy Physics, published for the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA - Trieste, Italy), and the European Physical Journal C, published with Società Italiana di Fisica. The selection is the result of an open and transparent tender process run by CERN for the benefit of SCOAP3, in which journal quality, price and publishing services were taken into account.

Men's Health and Women's Health Partner With Social Network MeetMe® to Present the Definitive Survey on the State of Friendship in America

Men's Health, the largest men's magazine in the world, and Women's Health, which reaches 13 million consumers monthly, have partnered with social network MeetMe, the leading social network to meet new people and 18th most trafficked site in the US, to conduct "The Definitive Survey on the State of Friendship in America." The 2012 survey of more than 12,000 male and female respondents reflects all aspects of friendship -- from how we stay in touch to how many close friends we have, to why friends sometimes "break up." The results are featured in the September issue of Men's Health, and on MensHealth.com and WomensHealth.com.

VICE Publishes Full Digital Edition on Issuu

VICE Magazine is now publishing its free irreverent magazine in its entirety online with Issuu's award-winning platform. The platform allows VICE to build on its million monthly print readership and site visitors by reaching new readers on desktop, mobile and iOS devices while improving value for magazine advertisers.