ZIP (magazine)

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Zip Magazine
Editor Chris Andrews
Categories Men's magazines
Frequency Weekly
Circulation 10,000 (approx)
Publisher OOHYEAH Publishing
First issue 2013
Final issue 2015
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Zip was a weekly men's magazine published in the United Kingdom. It was launched on 1 March 2013 as a sister title to Loaded and was published by Blue Publishing for nine issues before being sold to OOHYEAH Publishing.[1] It relaunched in September 2013.[2] The original owners of Zip launched the title to take on rival titles Zoo and Nuts which are aimed at the same demographic, and contains similar content.[3]


Loaded launched its weekly sister title, ZIP, after failed bids to acquire rival titles Nuts and Zoo.[4]


The website for Zip changed to temporarily[5] and then became[6] The domain ceased to be used by the magazine some time in 2015,[7] the Facebook account no longer exists,[8] and the Twitter account is no longer updated.[5]

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  1. ^ Turvill, William (13 August 2013). "Weekly lads' mag Zip to relaunch three months after its closure". Press Gazette. Retrieved 13 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Home page: ZIP Magazine – The Comeback Issue". 22 September 2013. Archived from the original on 9 February 2014. 
  3. ^ Hughes, Robert (18 March 2013). "Zip takes on Nuts and Zoo with soft launch". Whats New In Publishing. Retrieved 18 March 2013. 
  4. ^ Turvill, William (1 May 2013). "Loaded owner launched new weekly after failed bids to buy Nuts and Zoo". Press Gazette. Retrieved 9 August 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "Twitter @zipmag". Twitter. 
  6. ^ "Home page". Zip Magazine. Archived from the original on 18 December 2014. 
  7. ^ "Home page". Zip Magazine. Archived from the original on 30 September 2015. 
  8. ^ "Profile page". Facebook. 

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