Asda brokers NI deal

Asda has agreed to sell the Sunday Times again after brokering a deal with News International.

The supermarket took the paper off its shelves last week after it disputed NI’s decision to keep 18.3p of a 20p price hike for itself while offering retailers just 1.7p.

(Source: MediaWeek)

This article appears in issue 254 of Media Digest.




“Before we all sink into a slough of digital dystopian despair, it might be worth considering this: is this a sign of the strength, not weakness, of revelatory journalism in the digital age?”

Charlie Beckett, director of POLIS at the London School of Economics, reacts to news that the UK government forced the Guardian into destroying hard drives that contained information leaked by Edward Snowden.

(Source: POLIS)


Subscribe to Media Digest via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to Media Digest and receive notifications of new stories by email.

Latest Media Industry News, Independent News and Media, UK