Company Type: Magazine publishers
Application: Various global magazines and directories
Configuration: Multiple sites
Data Source: Various
User View: The improvements made to the efficiency of the production process by the introduction of LinkUP have enabled us to rapidly grow the number of titles, providing increased opportunity for copy sales and advertising revenue. The Quark templates simplify the production and the automated index modules are invaluable.
Product: Mac/PC LinkUP Enterprise/Genesis

Circulated to over 10,000 senior public relations practitioners and journalists, Contact is a complete annual guide to contacts in the world of press and public relations. It contains PR Week's Top 150 PR Consultancy annual rankings plus details of over 7000 PR consultancies, in-house PR departments and suppliers to the PR sector. PR consultancy industry sector and activity sector indexes locate PR consultancies specialising in particular fields.

Direct is the annual guide to direct marketing in the UK, circulating to 10,000 buyers of direct marketing services. It covers every aspect of the industry with comprehensive listings of agencies and suppliers. Over 2000 companies providing services at every stage of a direct marketing campaign, from full service agencies to mailing houses, are included.

Venue is a guide to conference and event facilities covering more than 50 countries, with over 3000 venues in the UK alone and is produced annually. It gives essential information to anyone seeking venues and suppliers to the conference and incentive travel industry, and includes a price and capacity index to help readers find the right venue for their needs. Venue is circulated to 10,000 buyers and is endorsed by the British Association of Conference Destinations.

The Promotions & Incentives Buyer's Guide provides details of products and services in over 400 classifications offered by more than 2000 companies in the promotional marketing industry, including members of the British Promotional Merchandise Association. Circulated to 10,000 promotional marketers and published for over 12 years the Buyer's Guide is the industry bible.

P&I Price Guide. For marketers who want to source promotional merchandise on a fixed budget, the Price Guide is ideal. It details products by price within specific categories enabling buyers to plan their marketing campaign easily. It has a pictoral inspirations section and also an A-Z of companies in the industry.

Direct Marketing Guide. A definitive guide to the direct marketing industry, the Direct Marketing Guide is published bi-annually and is distributed free to readers of Direct Response magazine.

    PrintWeek Directory. From pre-press and repro through to finishing and binding, the PrintWeek directory is a comprehensive guide to the printing industry. Listing over 5,000 companies and with user-friendly indexing this directory is also available online at  

WhatCar Guide offers analysis, advice and roadtests. Alongside AutoCar, Used Price Guide, Practical Caravan, it provides the most comprehensive information about the automotive industry.

WhatCar's Used Car Guide, launched in 1996 to bring the knowledge and authority of What Car? to used car price guides, sets new standards in this sector. Every month it has more data and clearer presentation than any other price guide available to the public, as well as verdicts on each car drawn from WhatCar? road testing experience.

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