If this company won't give you the
, who will? Time Inc. is a leading consumer magazine publisher with more than 20 US magazines and 50 corresponding websites. In addition to
, its titles include
Food & Wine
Travel & Leisure
IPC Group Limited
is the UK's top magazine publisher (
). The publisher accounted for nearly 15% of revenue for
before it was spun off into a separate publicly traded company in 2014.
Internationally, Time Inc. licenses some 70 editions of its magazines for publication outside the US. It publishes more than a dozen magazines in Mexico, including business title
and celebrity magazine
, through its Grupo Expansión (GEX) unit. Among the some 55 UK titles from IPC are
What's On TV
The economic recession in the US has had a significant impact on Time Inc, part of an industry that was already struggling to compete with the increasing amount of free or low-cost content made available by the explosion of digital publishing.
Time Inc. is dealing with a massive shift of readers and marketers to the Internet and digital readers. The company launched versions of some of its magazines for Apple's iPad. The issues are available through Apple's iTunes App Store for download, a single issue at a time. At this point it offers all of US titles on multiple digital devices and platforms, allowing subscribers to the print edition free digital access.
Mergers and Acquisitions
In 2014 the company acquired Cozi Inc., a Seattle-based maker of mobile and digital family organizing tools. In 2013 the company acquired
American Express Publishing Corporation
, the former publishing operations of
. The deal came after a 20-year partnership under which Time Inc. managed those publishing operations.