Trends (Belgian magazine)

Trends is a weekly Dutch language business and finance magazine published in Brussels, Belgium. It is the only business and finance magazine in the country.[1]

Trends
CategoriesBusiness magazine
FrequencyWeekly
Circulation44,351 (2013)
PublisherRoularta Printing
Year founded1975; 46 years ago (1975)
CompanyRoularta Media Group
CountryBelgium
Based inBrussels
LanguageDutch
WebsiteTrends

History and profileEdit

Trends was established in 1975.[2][3] The magazine is owned by Roularta Media Group[4][5] and is published weekly by Roularta Printing company.[6] In its initial phase the magazine was published on a biweekly basis.[2] It offers business news[7] and targets business executives, managers, entrepreneurs and professionals.[6]

The headquarters of Trends is in Brussels.[3][8] The magazine publishes a list, Trends Manager of the Year, in the fields of economy, politics and finance each year.[7] The magazine has two main supplements, MoneyTalk and Trends Style.[7] The latter began to be published separately in 2010 in addition to being a supplement of Trends.[9]

CirculationEdit

Trends had a circulation of 42,658 copies in 1998 and 43,775 copies in 1999.[10] The circulation of the weekly was 37,270 copies in 2010 and 37,113 copies in 2011.[11] It was 37,764 copies in 2012.[11] The magazine had a circulation of 44,351 copies in 2013.[12]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Karin Raeymaeckers. "Media landscapes. Belgium". European Journalism Centre. Retrieved 20 April 2015.
  2. ^ a b "History". Roularta Media Group. Archived from the original on 9 December 2014. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  3. ^ a b "Magazines membres". The Ppress. Archived from the original on 13 July 2014. Retrieved 5 May 2015.
  4. ^ "Media in Europe: The Big Picture of Ownership" (PDF). International Federation of Journalists. Brussels. 2005. Retrieved 29 April 2015.
  5. ^ Peggy Valcke; Eva Lievens (31 July 2010). Media Law in Belgium. Kluwer Law International. p. 28. ISBN 978-90-411-3329-8. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  6. ^ a b "News". Affinity-Primemedia. Archived from the original on 15 January 2015. Retrieved 15 January 2015.
  7. ^ a b c "Trends". Roularta Media Group. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  8. ^ "Trends". Publicitas. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  9. ^ "Belgium: Roularta re-organises its business magazines". Publicitas. 10 June 2010. Retrieved 14 January 2015.
  10. ^ "Annual Report" (PDF). Roularta Media Group. 1999. Retrieved 23 March 2015.
  11. ^ a b "Top 50 Magazines". IFABC. 30 April 2014. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
  12. ^ "Belgium: Magazine market" (PDF). Il Sole 24 Ore. Retrieved 14 January 2014.

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