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Business Information Sources (for BUS 105): News and Trends

Trade Publications -What Are They?


Definition: a magazine with articles and information of interest to people working in a particular industry.

Example: Grocery Store News, Advertising Age, Women's Wear Daily

Audience: members of a specific industry or business

Contents: news and trends; products and techniques; organizational news; data and statistics

Frequency: weekly or monthly

Length of Articles: not long, 2-3 pages in length

Articles from Trade Publications

Newspaper Articles