Design maven Roger Black promises "world class graphic design" for publications of all categories via his new joint venture, Ready-Media. A partnership between Black, fellow magazine designer Robb Rice, newspaper designer Eduardo Danilo and the FontBureau's David and Sam Berlow, the site offers pre-fab magazine and newspaper templates from "a cabal of highly skilled designers" and "at a fraction of the cost" of the traditional design process.
Is this the future, or end of great mag design? Industry pros like Paula Scher weigh in at the Society of Publication Designers site. Post your own thoughts in the comment section below.