Hearst Boasts Record-Breaking March

Elle, Marie Claire, Bazaar, Cosmo all boost ad pages

After a strong showing in September, Hearst Magazines is looking to clean up again with its March issues on the strength of fashion, retail, luxury and beauty ads. With much to crow about, the company got a jump on its rivals in putting out its numbers for the March issue, which, along with September, are fashion magazines' biggest of the year.