IPC has denied any plans to close Woman's Journal, after recent press reports stated the title would cease publication at the end of the year after a drop in circulation. A spokesperson said: "IPC has no plans to close Woman's Journal and has, in fact, made new appointments relating to it and other flagship titles." They include a new publishing director, Elaine Foran, who will manage sales strategy and client and editorial liaison for flagship titles including Woman's Journal; Margaret Leonard, publisher of Marie Claire and Marie Claire Health & Beauty, adds Woman's Journal to her responsibilities, focusing on commercial strategy. {{CTN }}