Veckans Affärer

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Veckans Affärer
Categories Business magazine
Frequency Weekly
Circulation 13,800 (2014)
Publisher Bonnier Tidskrifter AB
Year founded 1965; 52 years ago (1965)
Company Bonnier
Country Sweden
Based in Stockholm
Language Swedish
Website Veckans Affärer

Veckans Affärer (Swedish: [²vɛkːans aˈfæːrɛr], lit. "the week's business") is a Swedish business magazine published on a weekly basis in Stockholm, dealing in all business-related matters both within and outside Sweden.

History and profile[edit]

Veckans Affärer was first published in 1965.[1][2] The magazine was modeled on Business Week.[3] It was started by Erik Westerberg.[3] The first editor-in-chief was Gustaf von Platen.[3]

The magazine is published by Bonnier Business Press.[4] It has its headquarters is in Stockholm[5] and its editor-in-chief is Ulf Skarin.[6][7]


Following its establishment in 1965 Veckans Affärer had a circulation of 25,000 copies.[1] In the mid 1980s the magazine had a circulation of 44,000 copies.[5] In 2004 the circulation of the magazine was 32,700 copies.[8] The magazine sold 33,700 copies in 2008.[9]

Its circulation for 2013 was 16,500 copies.[10] In 2014 the magazine had a circulation of 13,800 copies.[7]


  1. ^ a b Peter Kjær; Tore Slaatta (2007). Mediating Business: The Expansion of Business Journalism. Copenhagen Business School Press DK. p. 35. ISBN 978-87-630-0199-1. Retrieved 14 November 2014. 
  2. ^ Håkan Lindgren (2006). "On Virgin Soil. Entrepreneurship in Swedish Financial Journalism in the 1960s and 1970s" (Conference paper). Helsinki. Retrieved 18 November 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c Karl Erik Gustafsson; Per Rydén (2010). A History of the Press in Sweden (PDF). Gothenburg: Nordicom. ISBN 978-91-86523-08-4. Retrieved 18 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Resumé and VA to Bonnier Business Press Bonnier, Retrieved 19 March 2013.
  5. ^ a b Dick Hendrikse (March 1986). "It Pays to Regionalize". Folio: the Magazine for Magazine Management. Retrieved 16 August 2014.  – via Questia (subscription required)
  6. ^ Veckans Affärer får ny chefredaktör Bonnier, Retrieved 19 March 2013.
  7. ^ a b "Veckans Affärer". Sveriges Tidskrifter (in Swedish). Retrieved 2 May 2015. 
  8. ^ Andreas Cervenka (25 April 2005). "Roles of Traditional Publications and New Media in Innovation Journalism" (PDF). Innovation Journalism. 2 (4). Retrieved 6 May 2015. 
  9. ^ Martin Schori (19 February 2009). "TS 2008: Affärsvärlden tappar halva upplagan". Dagens Media (in Swedish). Retrieved 11 January 2017. 
  10. ^ Veckans Affärer Sveriges Tidskrifter, Retrieved 2 May 2013.

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