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Penton Media Shutters Two Trades

Machinist.jpg2009 may have been a rough year for magazines, but 2010 isn’t shaping up to be much better. Especially for trade pubs.

Today, B2B publisher Penton Media decided to close two of its trade magazines, American Machinist and Welding Design & Fabrication, Folio is reporting.

The news comes one day after Reed Business Information revealed plans to shutter three of its trades.

Read More: Penton Shutters Two Print TitlesFolio

Previously: Memo: RBI Begins To Shutter Trade Pubs It Can’t Sell

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