'Lifetime' Mag Will Fold Up After October

Donohue, Steve
September 2004
Multichannel News;9/13/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 37, p41
Reports on the plans of Hearst Magazines Inc. and Walt Disney Co. to discontinue the circulation of the "Lifetime" women's magazine in the U.S. by November 2004. Number of copies to be released for the October 2004 issue; Challenges faced by the companies in the circulation of the magazine; Decrease in the total advertising pages of the magazine from September 2003 to 2004.


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