Rolling Stone

Top Publishing News
March 9, 2001

New magazine launches, acquisitions and partnerships are common throughout today's publishing industry. To keep up with the latest news, the editors of PrintMedia InBox will provide you with updates every few weeks. To read more about the wide world of publishing, don't forget to visit PrintMedia's Publishers' Corner, an online niche dedicated to publishing announcements—everything from magazine success stories to extinctions. The following briefs are what's new now: The Walt Disney Company and Wenner Media formed a new entertainment publishing company, US Weekly LLC. Disney also acquired 50 percent ownership of US Weekly. The magazine and its new parent company will continue operations