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Vintage JET "The Weekly Negro News Magazine" CHICAGO, (May 7, 2014) — Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), announced today that JET magazine, canada goose store founded in Canada Goose Jackets 1951, will canada goose clearance transition to a digital magazine app at the end of June. JPC is making the proactive decision to adapt to the changing needs of its readers as their desire canada-gooseoutlets to get information quickly and easily increases.JET, the number three magazine in the African-American market, canada goose outlet with a Canada Goose Coats On Sale rate base of 700,000, started as a publication for Black-Americans to get weekly news on issues central buy canada goose jacket to their community in a quick and easy to read format.RELATED: JET MAGAZINE GOES Canada Goose Online DIGITAL: A LOOK BACK [PHOTOS]The new weekly digital magazine app will leverage a variety of storytelling tactics, including video interviews, enhanced digital maps, canada goose clearance sale 3D charts and photography from the JPC archives. Breaking news will be updated daily. The app will be available on all tablet devices and mobile platforms. In addition, JET will publish an canada goose deals annual special print edition.“Almost 63 years ago, my father, John Johnson, named the publication JET because, as he said in the first issue, ‘In the world today, everything is moving faster. There is more news and buy canada goose jacket cheap far less time to read it,’” said Linda Johnson canada goose coats Rice, chairman of Canada Goose Outlet JPC. “He Canada Goose Parka could canada goose coats on sale not have spoken Canada Goose online more relevant words today. We are not saying goodbye cheap Canada Goose to JET, we are embracing the future as my father did in 1951 and taking it to the next level.”“The JET magazine online presence is continuing to grow, and JPC feels strongly we can provide great and timely content to our readers with the first weekly digital magazine app in the African-American space,” said Desiree Rogers, CEO of JPC.This Canada Goose sale JET online content will feature strong entertainment news along with politics, pop culture and social issues that impact African-Americans, as well as a new EBONY/JET digital store.Kyra Kyles, formerly a senior canada goose black friday sale editor of JET magazine and digital managing editor of JETmag.com, has been canada goose replica appointed the digital editorial director for JET online.-###-About JETThe canada goose publication was initially billed as “The Weekly Negro News Magazine,” and is noted for its role in chronicling the early days of canadian goose jacket the Civil Rights movement. Coverage included current events, entertainment news, healthy living tips, and fashion and beauty tips. JET was one of the first publications to report on the death of Jordan Davis and Kendrick Johnson, and to do a special investigative report on missing Black children. The magazine has been a staple in homes and businesses of Black Americans since 1951, bringing life to its popular catchphrase: “If it isn’t in JET, it didn’t happen.&rdquo.