glow (magazine)

glow is a Canadian beauty and health magazine founded in 2002 and published eight times a year.[1]

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EditorTania Kwong
CategoriesBeauty, Health
FrequencyEight times a year
PublisherSt. Joseph Communications
Year founded2002
CompanyShoppers Drug Mart

glow also has two sister magazines glow health and teen glow as well as a French version pure.

glow was shuttered in March 2017.[2]

History and profileEdit

glow was founded in 2002. The magazine was part of Shoppers Drug Mart.[3] It was published by Rogers Communications in Toronto from its start to 2011.[4] St. Joseph Communications re-launched the magazine as a publisher with the May 2012 issue as "Canada's Beauty Expert". The magazine featured super model Daria Werbowy on the cover and showcased a new design and direction lead by creative director Daniel MacKinnon. The magazine was published eight times[4] a year along with a French version Pure. It focused on beauty, fashion and health along with celebrity profiles.

In May 2017, glow shut down its print and digital editions.[5]


  1. ^ "Rogers Publishing - glow". Rogers Publishing. Archived from the original on 10 February 2012. Retrieved 27 September 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Glow and Pure shuttered". Media in Canada. Retrieved 11 November 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Shoppers shifts contract publishing of Glow magazine". Canadian Magazines. 2 September 2011. Retrieved 11 August 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ a b Shopper's glow magazine goes to St Joseph Media Marketing. 2 September 2011. Retrieved 11 August 2016.
  5. ^ Val Maloney (8 March 2017). "Glow and Pure shuttered". Media in Canada. Retrieved 9 May 2019.

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