10 Group PLC
7 December 2000
10 Group nets IT titles
10 Internet Ltd, the new media division of the AIM-listed 10 Group plc, has
acquired three IT titles from RSM Robson Rhodes, the receivers of Coventry-based
IT Publishing UK Ltd.
For a consideration of £50,000, 10 Internet Ltd has purchased the titles
Internet Monthly, The Internet Explained and MP3x, plus some fixtures, fittings
and IT equipment. The titles are sold and available nationally through news
agents and available on subscription.
Internet Monthly contains news and reviews on web sites, with advice and
articles on where to surf and is aimed at all internet users.
The Internet Explained, published bi-monthly, is aimed at beginners offering
technical advice and a guide to the most useful internet sites.
MP3x, published monthly, covers music, concert reviews, DVDs and MP3 products
and downloads with comment and advice on MP3 technology used within the music
Each of the magazines is complemented by a comprehensive website.
IT Publishing Ltd was formerly part of Software Warehouse.
Brian Heathcote, former Director of Software Warehouse and Managing Director of
IT Publishing has joined 10 Publishing Ltd, 10 Group's newspaper and magazine
division, as Business Development Manager - Magazine Division.
10 Group chairman Andy Moore said:
'We are delighted to acquire these well designed and written titles which will
sit well alongside our title, IS Opportunities, the leading IT recruitment
10 Group plc is an AIM-listed multi-media and internet group which specialises
in bringing traditional design and publishing skills together with cutting edge
internet technology to provide information and entertainment, accessible at all
10 Internet Ltd provides the engine room to all 10 Group's e-commerce activities
and also offers web design, construction and hosting to businesses seeking to
enter e-commerce or just to provide online information to customers.
Andy Moore - Chairman,
10 Group plc,
10 Clement Street
Birmingham B1 2SL
Tel: 0121 233 1122
Mobile: 07836 722840
See also www.10group.co.uk
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