Mark Allen Group acquires Nursery World and PrintWeek

Mark AllenMark Allen Group (MAG) has today acquired two iconic and market leading brands, Nursery World and PrintWeek, from Haymarket.

The fortnightly Nursery World has, since its foundation in 1925, been at the heart of early years education, ensuring young children have the very best start in life. It has been acquired by MA Education and will sit alongside other early years titles in the company, including Early Years Educator (EYE) and Practical Pre-School.

PrintWeek, which has been bought by MA Business & Leisure, has an illustrious history that dates from its launch in the 1960s. Chairman Mark Allen said: “Print Week is a superb brand and our aim is to enhance its appeal. The print industry is going through some challenging times which we need to reflect by changing PrintWeek magazine’s frequency from weekly to fortnightly. Once we have made this change, our view is that Print Week has a brilliant future.”

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