News UK has announced a partnership with Maps4News to provide mapping services to its leading titles. For News UK, the partnership means that its newsrooms will be able to quickly and easily create best-in-class maps of any location in the world that are optimised for print, desktop and mobile.
Danny Wilkins, head of technology at The Sun, The Times and The Sunday Times, said: “Maps4News brings significant time savings to our map creation workflows. That efficiency hands time back to the designers, enabling us to improve the quality of our maps for digital and print whilst at the same time ensuring we have a consistency of design across our products.”
Charlotte Baseley, account director at Spread the Word Media, and UK representative for Maps4News, said: “We are delighted to have been chosen by News UK to provide our software based mapping service to their award-winning titles. It is a privilege to be working with these dedicated design teams.”
Christian Erades, sales director at Maps4News, said: “The entire Maps4News team is honoured to be the chosen mapping provider to these distinguished News UK titles. We are excited about the partnership and we look forward to supporting the graphics team moving forward.”