Travel + Leisure, Food & Wine digital magazine editions debut on Amazon's Kindle Fire beginning with November issues; subscriptions offered for US$1.99/month

NEW YORK , November 30, 2011 (press release) – American Express Publishing Corporation President of Digital and CMO Mark Stanich today announced the debut of Travel + Leisure and Food & Wine digital magazine editions on the Kindle Fire (www.amazon.com/kindlefire). Beginning with the November issues, subscriptions of Travel + Leisure and Food & Wine are being offered for $1.99 per month and single copies are being offered for $3.99 per month in the Kindle Fire Newsstand http://www.amazon.com/kindlefirenewsstand.

"With more and more consumers expected to purchase tablets and e-readers this holiday season, we are committed to making our quality, award-winning editorial products accessible to new audiences, who will ultimately determine how and when they want their content," said Stanich. "As a retail distributor of unmatched scale and a longstanding marketing partner, Amazon.com is a natural fit for our magazine brands.”

Kindle Fire’s 7” vibrant multi-touch color touch-screen delivers 1024 X 600 pixel resolution at 169 ppi and 16 million colors in high resolution. Travel + Leisure and Food & Wine are available in the Kindle Fire Newsstand, giving customers the ability to access the magazines in rich, glossy, full-color format.

Offering more than 18 million movies, TV shows, songs, books, magazines, newspapers, apps and games, the Kindle Fire features free storage in the Amazon Cloud, Whispersync for books and movies, a 14.6 ounce design that’s easy to hold with one hand, vibrant color touch screen, and a powerful dual-core processor, all for $199. To learn more visit http://www.amazon.com/kindlefire.

For more information, click on Travel + Leisure and Food & Wine to access the magazines in the Kindle Fire Newsstand.

About American Express Publishing Corporation
American Express Publishing Corporation (www.amexpub.com and www.twitter.com/amexpublishing) is an authoritative content company primed to deliver lifestyle expertise that informs choices, enriches perspective and empowers affluent and accomplished people -- and the businesses that serve them -- to make decisions and lead extraordinary lives. A wholly owned subsidiary of American Express Company, the American Express Publishing brands are Travel + Leisure, Food & Wine, Departures and Executive Travel magazine. The company also produces a variety of travel, cooking, wine, time management, and financial books and products, creates digital content, operates luxury-marketing events and creates custom print and online programs for clients.

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