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Weekly Subscription News: Losses, Launches and Luxury
Kathleen Greenler Sexton --- Subscription Expert Kathleen Greenler Sexton --- Subscription Expert
For Immediate Release:
Dateline: Boston, MA
Saturday, January 23, 2021


Subscription headlines this week include losses, ad launches, and luxury travel. NYT Cooking kicks off an ad campaign to leverage its surging growth, Apple wants to be a major player in the podcast subscription market, and Visa and Plaid call off their merger after DOJ pressure. Also, a members-only model helps restaurants and luxury travel services survive the pandemic, Tidal’s revenue grows but losses persist, and Peacock could hit 52 million subscribers (about ¼ of Netflix) by 2024.

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Dana Neuts is Subscription Insider's Editorial Director, covering our daily subscription news as well as member features, case studies, premium content, and reports. Dana is also a writer, editor, marketer and communications professional. Her work has appeared in AARP Bulletin, The Seattle Times, Seattle Business, 425 Business, 425 Magazine, South Sound Magazine, Northwest Travel and more. Her specialties include business writing, community news, senior issues, travel and, of course, subscriptions!

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