Australian Newsagency Blog

A blog on issues affecting Australia's newsagents, media and small business generally.

Entries from January 2007

Memo Steve Bracks: Say no to Coles and Safeway selling scratch tickets

January 31st, 2007 · 5 Comments

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Tags: Lotteries · Newsagency challenges

NDD, the company that keeps on giving

January 31st, 2007 · 4 Comments

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Tags: magazines · supplier arogance

The revolution will not be televised or printed.

January 31st, 2007 · 1 Comment

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Tags: Media disruption · Newsagency challenges

Journalism and newspapers

January 30th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Newspapers

Overcrowding in children’s magazine space

January 30th, 2007 · 1 Comment

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Tags: magazines · supplier arogance

Is Optus about to cut newsagent income?

January 30th, 2007 · 1 Comment

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Tags: Newsagency challenges

Government owned Australia Post makes drought worse for newsagents

January 30th, 2007 · 4 Comments

The latest stationery catalogue released by Australia Post as part of their push deeper into newsagent territory is working. As posted here before, my question for Senator Coonan, the Minister responsible for the Government owned Australia Post, is what part of the Australian Postal Corporation Act 1989 permits Australia Post to sell shredders, dictionaries, maths […]

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Tags: Australia Post · Newsagency challenges

Search by singing or humming

January 29th, 2007 · 2 Comments

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Tags: Web 2.0

Fighting visual noise in retail

January 29th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: magazines

Publisher compensation?

January 29th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Newsagency challenges

UK supermarket investigation shows us the way

January 29th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Newsagency challenges

Happy Valentines Day – Shane Warne and Simone Callahan get back together

January 28th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: magazines

Leveraging lottery traffic

January 28th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Lotteries

Former newspaper executive writes about life inside the tornado

January 28th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Newsagency challenges · Newspapers

Kudos to Fairfax for page one euthanasia story

January 27th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Newspapers

The drug pusher and the junkie who wants to go clean

January 27th, 2007 · 4 Comments

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Tags: magazines · Media regulation · supplier arogance

Grass-Roots Classifieds Momentum

January 26th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Online classifieds

Australia Day gong

January 26th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Australia Post

Women’s Weekly masthead lost?

January 26th, 2007 · 2 Comments

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Tags: magazines

Sharing the love of my newsagency

January 25th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: marketing · Newsagency challenges

Street marketing for online classifieds

January 25th, 2007 · 4 Comments

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Tags: marketing · Online classifieds

US newspapers target mothers

January 25th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Newspapers

Lottery counter gear

January 25th, 2007 · 3 Comments

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Tags: Lotteries

Stoner magazine exploits newsagents

January 24th, 2007 · 10 Comments

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Tags: magazines · Newsagency challenges

Saturday newspaper sales versus efficiency

January 24th, 2007 · No Comments

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Tags: Newsagency challenges · Newspapers