29 October 2013
Wednesday 30 October, The Prince of Wales will host a celebration reception at Clarence House for nominees and winners of the Nursing Times Awards.
His Royal Highness will meet the more than 120 nurses and healthcare leaders who are up for an award ahead of the ceremony later that evening. By hosting the reception, The Prince will recognise the Nursing Times Award nominees as examples of the best of...
12 September 2013
Million Makers is a national competition challenging teams of employees to raise £1 million for The Prince's Trust and make a real difference to the lives of disadvantaged young people across the UK.
TRG has put together its own team to take on the Million Makers challenge. Team TRIBE are creating opportunities from existing business assets and relationships to successfully grow funds. In June TRIBE...
25 July 2013
B2B publisher EMAP has unveiled new tablet editions and subscription packages for two of its biggest titles, Retail Week and Health Service Journal, as the company focuses on organic growth from multiplatform content sales. The changes provide an insight into the way business publishers are approaching paid content.
Retail Week and HSJ have named their packages differently and charge different...
25 July 2013
B2B title Retail Week has launched its first tablet app and unveiled three new subscription packages.
Readers can either subscribe to the ‘home and office’ print-led package, the digital ‘on the move’ deal or to ‘anytime anywhere’, which incorporates both print and digital content.
The print package costs £339 a year, the digital ££394.80 (...
17 July 2013
Keep taking the tablets - magazine's success shows good health of B2B sector
I am often taken to task for overlooking the fact that business-to-business, B2B, magazines have done better than newspapers and consumer magazines during the print media downturn.
One of my regular commenters in previous years, the irrepressible Chris Wheal, was given to reminding me of my blinkers about the...
5 July 2013
EMAP, the content, subscription and networking business, today announced it has appointed Eric Musgrave as Editorial Director for Drapers, the fashion industry’s business bible.
Eric has over 30 years of experience in the fashion business and an international reputation as a leading authority on the global fashion industry. He began his journalistic career on...
21 June 2013
Retails giants, including Sir Philip Green, help mark extrordinairy success of sector
Retail Week, the British Retail Industry bible last night celebrated its 25th anniversary with a VIP reception, kindly sponsored by BT at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, London.
Influential figures, including Sir Philip Green, Ian Livingstone, CEO of BT and Vanessa Gold, MD of Ann Summers, were served Veuve Clicquot and dim sum with...
17 June 2013
Drapersjobs.com – the best online destination for all roles in fashion, today launches the first ever salary tracker service for the fashion industry. The salary tracker, which is free and easy to use, allows you to compare your own job title to current market trends in order to see if you are being paid what you are worth, as well as researching the salaries for other roles you would like to apply for.
7 June 2013
EMAP, the content, subscription and networking business, today announced it has appointed Richard Breeden as Managing Director for a portfolio of its brands.
Richard will be responsible for Drapers, Retail Jeweller, Architect’s Journal, Architectural Review and Building Services brands with a remit to drive further customer growth and engagement across the market-leading, multi-channel brands. He will...
29 May 2013
Awards are a vital revenue stream for many publishers and according to Tracey Davies, EMAP MD for retail, events and recruitment, they've held up well despite the recession. But as she tells us, it's no longer simply a case selling a logo and a trophy to a sponsor - modern awards require a more sophisticated approach to building sponsorship packages.
"We'd expected awards to have a tougher...