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People’s Digital Staffers Seek to Unionize, Meredith Declines to Recognize Efforts

Currently, only print employees at People Magazine, one of Meredith’s prized possessions, are unionized with the News Guild of New York.

clock May 13, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

Coach, Gabriela Hearst, R13, Christopher John Rogers, LaQuan Smith, and Jason Wu.

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Mother’s Day 2020: Designers and the Moms in Their Lives

Sunday is Mother’s Day in the U.S., and although many won’t be able to visit their mothers this year due to pandemic-enforced lockdowns, WWD wanted to mark the day by asking designers to send us a photo of the important women in their lives.

clock May 8, 2020Victor Vaughns Jr.

People Magazine Beautiful Issue 2020: Goldie Hawn, Kate Hudson, Rani Rose on Cover

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Goldie Hawn, Kate Hudson, Rani Rose Cover People’s 30th Anniversary ‘Beautiful Issue’

This is the first time the three generations appear on a magazine cover together.

clock April 21, 2020Layla Ilchi

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People Magazine Owner Meredith Unveils Cost-Cutting Measures

The publisher has cut salaries, paused stock dividend payments and withdrawn guidance about its fiscal 2020 performance.

clock April 20, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

People Editor Responds to Petition to Name Dr. Anthony Fauci ‘Sexiest Man Alive’

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Online Petition to Name Dr. Anthony Fauci People’s ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ Gains Momentum

“Smart is sexy, no doubt.”

clock April 1, 2020Layla Ilchi

People Magazine produces remotely


How People Editor in Chief Produces the U.S.’ Biggest Weekly Magazine From His New York Home

Dan Wakeford’s 200-strong editorial team are learning to adapt to the “new abnormal.” 

clock March 23, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

The Meredith Corp. headquarters building in Des Moines, Iowa. Media General is buying Meredith Corp. in an approximately $2.4 billion cash-and-stock deal. The combined company, called Meredith Media General, will have 88 television stations in 54 markets and media brands including Better Homes and Gardens, Parents and ShapeMedia General Meredith, Des Moines, USA


Meredith Enjoys Stock Jolt After Better-Than-Expected Q2 Results

The Des Moines, Iowa-based publisher said its two-year integration of Time Inc. is largely complete.

clock February 6, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

People's Sexiest Man Alive issue.


People Magazine to Launch on Community Texting App at Oscars

It’s following in the footsteps of a number of celebrities, including Ashton Kutcher, Jennifer Lopez, Kerry Washington and Amy Schumer.

clock February 4, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

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Media People: Dan Wakeford of People Magazine

Nine months into the top job, the editor in chief dishes on royal reporting, Sexiest Man Alive and how celebrity journalism has changed.

clock January 23, 2020Kathryn Hopkins


Fashion Scoops

Sir Paul Smith and Legendary Tattoo Artist Mark Mahoney Throw Party in L.A.

The two — along with guests like actor Harrison Ford — celebrated their collaboration, a capsule collection featuring illustrations by Mahoney.

clock October 10, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

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Barbra Streisand Dons Azeeza Khan on Tour

The Chicago-based designer has created 25 looks for the legendary singer.

clock July 25, 2019Kristin Larson

A June 2019 issue of People magazine featuring Carrie Underwood.


Longtime Glamour Editor Exits for People Magazine

People’s new editor in chief Dan Wakeford is starting to fill out his masthead, including his second in command.

clock June 20, 2019Kali Hays

A lot more coverage of Royals is coming to People TV.


Meredith Dives Deeper on Video; Target Media Goes Broad at NewFronts

The magazine publisher is going even bigger on IGTV. The retailer is moving well beyond in-house marketing.

clock May 2, 2019Kali Hays

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People Elevates Wakeford to Editor in Chief

The former deputy editor will succeed Jess Cagle, who is leaving his position at the end of the month.

clock March 14, 2019Jean E. Palmieri

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Elle Macpherson Honored by American Australian Association

Macpherson, who brought her son as her date, was honored along with the actor Simon Baker.

clock February 1, 2019Leigh Nordstrom

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