With some of the UK’s most iconic and longest published magazines and comics in our portfolio, our magazines team know their readers and keep them at the centre of all they do for their titles.
We publish magazines for both children and adults including children’s comics, boys’ and girls’ magazines and titles such as Commando, The People’s Friend, My Weekly, No.1 and Scottish Wedding Directory. The wider DC Thomson Group includes publishers This England and Puzzler Media.
Not only do our magazines team produce regular publications, they work on specials and annuals that offer greater and varied choice for our readers.
To produce variety, quality and quantity, magazines takes a collaborative efforts from a number of teams. Each title has creative editorial teams that produce high quality and tailored products for their readers, incorporating roles such as editors, writers and graphic designers to name a few. Alongside our magazine editorial teams are driven advertising teams, working with national and regional businesses to deliver commercial revenue and advertising opportunities that appeal to our readers.
The operations team make sure our magazines are printed to the highest quality and source gifts that can be combined with our magazines to add value for our readers. It’s then over to our circulation team to make sure our titles get to the magazines stands and then into our readers hands.
To open up new opportunities for our audiences to engage with our brands and characters in different ways, our consumer products team work with many partner companies through various licence arrangements both in the UK and internationally.
Working together, our combined magazines team are exceptionally passionate about our products and work collaboratively to bring our readers their favourite titles.