Menzies Updates & Documents

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Business Update

Download Menzies Business Update for w/e 24 September 2017 – TBA

Supplements & Customer Headlines

>>The following supplements will be published this weekend and will require trade insertion:

Saturday Express i/d 23rd September
All Branches will receive the Saturday Express supplement for trade insertion.

Sunday Express i/d 24th September
All Branches will receive the Sunday Express supplement for trade insertion.

Daily Star i/d Saturday 23rd September
Berwick Scot, Carlisle Scot, Belfast, Londonderry and all Scottish Branches will receive the Saturday Star supplement for trade insertion.

The Sunday Star i/d 24th September
Berwick Scot, Carlisle Scot, Belfast, Londonderry and all Scottish Branches will receive the Sunday Star supplement for trade insertion.

Financial Times i/d 23rd September
Ashford, Bow, Chelmsford, Eastbourne, Grays, Ipswich, Maidstone, Norwich, Portsmouth, Ryde, SEL, Swansea & Weybridge will receive the How to Spend it  supplement for trade insertion.

>>The following supplements will not be published / will not require trade insertion, therefore these should not be extracted to the pack:

The Saturday Star supplement i/d Saturday 23rd September will be pre-inserted for Ashford, Berwick (Eng), Bow, Carlisle (Eng), Chelmsford, Chester, Eastbourne, Grays, Hull, Ipswich, Kendal, Maidstone, Norwich, Portsmouth, Preston, Rhyl, Ryde, Sheffield, SEL, Stockton, Swansea, Wakefield, Weybridge, York

The Sunday Star supplement i/d Sunday 24th September will be pre-inserted for Ashford, Berwick Eng, Bow, Berwick Eng, Carlisle Eng, Chelmsford, Chester, Eastbourne, Grays, Hull, Ipswich, Kendal, Maidstone, Norwich, Portsmouth, Preston, Rhyl, Ryde, Sheffield, SEL, Stockton, Swansea, Wakefield, Weybridge, York.

Sunday Times Polybag – please note that this will run to normal format with NO separate supplements

Observer supplement i/d Sunday 24th September will be pre-inserted for all branches

Financial Times How to Spend It supplement i/d 23rd September will be pre-inserted for all Scottish branches, Belfast, Londonderry, Carlisle, Chester, Hull, Kendal, Preston, Rhyl, Sheffield, Stockton, Wakefield and York.

 

 

Each week the NFRN compiles data on publisher in-bound performance at each of the wholesale depots across the country.

Download the latest reports here – 18 September 2017

Latest Information

Have your say on iMenzies

Menzies Distribution are currently looking at enhancing their iMenzies offer.

In order to ensure that these enhancements are in line with customers requirements they are looking for feedback and suggestions from retailers.

This can be done by completing the online survey.

There is also a comments section at the end of the survey for your suggestions.

This is a real opportunity to let the wholesaler know what you require, so please spare a few minutes of your time to have your say.

Linwood Distribution Changes

Following on from a letter sent by Menzies to customers on 1 May 2017, the wholesaler has confirmed they are ready to go live with their forthcoming distribution changes on Monday, 15 May 2017.

You don’t need to do anything to enable these changes.

If you have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with the Menzies Customer Service Centre.

NFRN gives Menzies and DX merger a cautious thumbs up

The NFRN has given a cautious welcome to the news that John Menzies is discussing merging its newspaper and magazine distribution arm, Menzies Distribution, with DX Group.

Read more

Magazine Ranking Information

The file below details each of the magazine titles available ranked in revenue order, both nationally and by wholesale house. Check out the Newspro Toolkit for why stocking the best selling titles is so important.

Menzies Magazine Rankings (February 2017)

 

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