As reported in April , Minister of Canadian Heritage Mélanie Joly has initiated a review of all cultural policies and programs in Canada. There has not been a comparable policy review in decades, if not generations: everything is open for comment—from the CBC's mandate to our very own Canada Periodical Fund. Magazines Canada continues to be at the forefront of these debates: from meeting regularly with Members of Parliament and officials within the department, to...
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Magazines Canada is creating a NEW national industry campaign to reach all Canadians who love magazines, and we need your help! The Take 2 magazine-stand campaign will bring together publishers, retailers, distributors and wholesalers to promote Canadian magazines—we invite you to join us in this national effort.
Building on the success of previous campaigns, Take 2 will take a mass-media market approach with #MagazineMoment mash-ups: three...
If you are a registered Steward/member with Multi-Material BC (MMBC), Multi-Material Stewardship Western (MMSW), Multi-Material Stewardship Manitoba (MMSM) and/or Stewardship Ontario (SO), your help is required to solidify an opportunity for significant future fee reductions in these Blue Box programs:
Proposed Magazine Fee Reductions
* These proposed...
We're very excited: Canada's largest magazine media superconference kicks off in just a few short weeks. Yes, annual industry destination MagNet is back! Magazine experts are on their way from across the globe. Celebrations and get-togethers are almost ready with drinks and cheers. And we're getting ready to share it all with you.
In this bulletin, we talk all things MagNet—and there are plenty of opportunities to learn from and connect with MagNeteers this month. Follow along, get...
The 2016 Magazines Canada AGM will take place on Wednesday, June 8, 2016, 6:30 pm EDT at the Courtyard Marriott Hotel, 475 Yonge Street, Toronto.
Members are encouraged to prepare for this meeting by reviewing Magazines Canada's 2016-17 business plan and 2015-16 year-end review. The 2016 AGM book (containing all of these materials) will be available for download on Wednesday, June 1.
Members may access these materials by logging into the members only section of our site here . If...