MEDIA BRIEFS: BBC to close Beeb Ventures

BEEB.COM: The BBC is to close Beeb Ventures, its online commercial arm., its ill-fated shopping portal, based around the strength of the group's TV and magazine brands, was launched in 1997. Earlier this year, 40 jobs were cut and CEO Julian Turner left (PRWeek, 1 February).

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