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Follow this blog for details on what stage we’re at with the International Magazine Centre, our thoughts and plans for its development and ideas of how you can be involved.

New Year, New Company

We’re back with a bang in 2019, and very excited to start the year as a new limited company! Woop Woop! We’re now a not-for-profit company, limited by guarantee, with PPA as Strategic Partners. So what are our plans as a new company? First and foremost, we’re focusing on being an international support for publishers. […]

Connecting with magazine lovers

In the absence of a physical shop or building, we’ve been thinking a lot about how to connect with consumers.  For publishers, we’d decided to set up an Inspiration page on the website (coming soon), to give insight and ideas from other publishers all over the world.  After a good chat with Margot Wilson of […]

Zhejiang Publishing

Every year Edinburgh Napier University welcomes publishers from Zhejiang Publishing in China for a week’s insight into Scottish book and magazine publishing. They visit publishers, speak to senior representatives at Creative Scotland and the National Library, and connect with students and lecturers to take useful ideas back to their business. This year, I was invited […]

FIPP Insider tour

What a fantastic time we had in Europe – huge thanks toJames and Cobus at FIPP for being so welcoming and giving us the opportunity. We spoke to some fantastic people doing really exciting things, and will be following up today – so look out for news of new supporters coming soon, all of whom […]

Speech Writing

The wonderful people at FIPP (theinternational trade association for magazine publishers) have invited Nikki to speak at their FIPP Insider events in Amsterdam and Paris this week, presenting to an audience of around 70 international publishers at each event.  Writing the speech for this, our first foray into an international market, has been hugely important. We’ve […]