Storm clouds gather as Sky retreats from print

BSkyB's decision to scale back its market-defining customer publishing business could be an ominous bellwether for the magazine industry.

Storm clouds gather as Sky retreats from print
Storm clouds gather as Sky retreats from print

In what is looking increasingly like a perfect storm for publishers, the embattled magazine industry is fighting on many fronts.

Falling advertising revenues, rising paper costs and the likelihood of significant increases in postal costs appear to have helped spell the end of Sky Publications in favour of digital communications. 

Read about the industry significance of BSkyB's latest move here.

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