- The Business of Playboy Enterprises. // Hollywood Reporter;9/30/2011, Vol. 417 Issue 34, p56
The article focuses on several businesses of the Playboy Enterprises Inc. including entertainment, publishing, and licensing.
- Playboy's Diginets Look to Get Spicier. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;11/20/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p10
Informs that United States-based Playboy Enterprises Inc. is moving toward more explicit adult pay-per-view fare. Launch of three services that offer triple-X programming for video-on-demand; Departure from more traditional cable fare; Competition with emerging rivals.
- PLAYBOY TURNS IT ON Mag sales lead way as 2nd-qtr. revs rise 8%. Amdur, Meredith // Daily Variety;8/7/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 24, p10
Reports on the earnings of Playboy Enterprises Inc. in Chicago, Illinois as of the second quarter of 2003. Rate of increase in total revenues; Impetus to the increased sales in the company's domestic and overseas television networks; Projected increase in the operating income of the company by...
- Playboy TV makes VoD deal with kit. // New Media Age;12/19/2002, p7
Reports on a carriage deal formed by adult pay television operator Playboy TV and the interactive television arm of Hull-based Kingston Communications as Playboy makes its plunge into the video-on-demand trend. Assurance made by Playboy with regard to its own pay television channel; Advantage...
- Playboy taps Darwin. // Advertising Age;4/1/1991, Vol. 62 Issue 14, p27
This article reveals that Rebecca Darwin has been named publisher of magazine development for Playboy Enterprises Inc. Darwin will oversee the development of a U.S. edition of Max, a young men's lifestyle magazine published in Europe. Previously, she was publisher of Woman magazine. Darwin made...
- Playboy taps Day for publisher post. Jones // Daily Variety;01/03/2000, Vol. 266 Issue 20, p8
Reports on the appointment of Gail Day as a publisher and vice president for Playboy magazine by Playboy Enterprises. Replacement for Richard Kinsler; Expertise of Day; Success of Playboy in increasing its number of advertising pages in 1999.
- Jimmy Jellinek. Saphir, Ann // Crain's Chicago Business;11/2/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 44, p23
The article presents information about Jimmy Jellinek, editorial director of Playboy magazine and Playboy.com, published by Playboy Enterprises Inc. Jellinek says that he always wanted to be a journalist. He started his career as an assistant at Rolling Stone. He was hired by Dennis Publishing...
- NORTH AMERICAN VOD DEPLOYMENTS. // CED;Apr2003, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p11
Presents a chart on North American video-on-demand deployments.
- video-on-DEMAND comes on STRONG. Schumacher-Rasmussen, Eric // EMedia Magazine;Jun2002, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p12
Presents the results of the 2002 study by Strategy Analytics Broadband Entertainment Strategies company on video-on-demand (VOD) in the U.S. Estimated number of households that will have set-top boxes loaded with VOD software by the end of 2002; Forecast on VOD revenues in the U.S.