PALM COAST, Fla. (Jan. 23, 2014) – Palm Coast Data has been awarded the full-service subscription fulfillment contract for 435 magazine. The Kansas City-based monthly magazine circulates 30,000 copies with an average monthly readership of 135,000.
As part of the agreement, Palm Coast Data will support 435’s development of a new digital offering through magMaker – a digital publishing platform by F2F 6Sixty Digital Inc. that is pre-integrated with PCD’s industry leading Digital Entitlements System (DES).
With magMaker, 435 will be able to rapidly deploy content; easily implement multimedia enhancements; quickly import and load digital issues; and quickly release branded apps that connect with its readers who utilize Apple, Android, Google, Amazon and other devices. As the full-service fulfillment provider, PCD will also provide digital entitlements, transaction processing, customer service, mailing services, business intelligence and more.
Whether readers are looking for Kansas City’s best doctors or an in-depth glance at their favorite neighborhood bakeries, 435 magazine consistently provides excellent coverage that shares the city’s best kept secrets through award-winning photography and journalism.
“We pride ourselves on being the local authority on all that is great about our Midwestern metropolitan area by delivering a national-looking publication with the city’s greatest local coverage,” says Kathy Boos, publisher and editor of 435. “We look forward to working with Palm Coast Data to support the delivery of seamless services to our print customers and to take us to the next level digitally and online.”
“Palm Coast Data is a trusted, long-term partner for the country’s top city magazines because we have a strong understanding of their unique business models,” says Rory Burke, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Palm Coast Data. “Our digital, online and traditional capabilities will support 435’s diverse readership. We look forward to a long relationship serving 435 and its customers.”
About Palm Coast Data
Palm Coast Data activates a strategically engineered, multi-channel mix of digital, online and traditional technologies that acquire, retain and grow customer relationships – and increase revenue – for the nation’s leading magazine publishers, membership organizations and other industries. Powered by advanced technologies, PCD drives customer interaction through comprehensive integrated solutions – from digital and emarketing technologies to high-capacity customer service and high-volume transaction processing. It also delivers actionable business intelligence and sophisticated analytics that uncover new sales strategies and insight into a client’s marketplace position. End-to-end solutions include digital entitlements, emarketing, ecommerce, remittance processing, customer service, lettershop, direct mail and more. For more information, visit www.palmcoastdata.com.
About F2F 6Sixty Digital Inc.
F2F 6Sixty Digital Inc. is led by a diverse team of highly qualified marketing, publishing and digital communications professionals with extensive experience in both print and digital content development and delivery. Our experience includes strategic planning, Internet communications, mobile development, database, and application development and mass communications systems. We are also intimately aware of the challenges and opportunities facing the global publishing industry and how they relate to the goals and objectives of today's publishers. As a full-service digital agency, F2F 6Sixty Digital Inc. offers significant relevant experience in developing mission-driven digital strategies that are measurable and targeted towards maximizing the needs of publishers, consumers, and sponsors. For more information, visit www. http://f2f660.com.
About AMREP Corporation:
AMREP Corp. (NYSE: AXR) was organized in 1961 and, through its subsidiaries, is primarily engaged in four business segments: the Real Estate business operated by AMREP Southwest Inc. and its subsidiaries, the Subscription Fulfillment Services business operated by Palm Coast Data LLC and the Newsstand Distribution Services business and the Product Services and other businesses operated by Kable Media Services, Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information, visit www.amrepcorp.com.
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