APA completes buy of Rough Guides, promising 'revitalisation'

APA completes buy of Rough Guides, promising 'revitalisation'

The sale of Rough Guides from Penguin Random House to APA Publications has been completed, with APA c.e.o. René Frey promising a "revitalisation" of the brand.

Everyone who was in the Rough Guides team employed by Penguin Random House has now transferred under TUPE to Rough Guides Ltd, it has been confirmed. Ian Hudson, DK c.e.o., said DK was "very proud of all the Rough Guides team has accomplished and look forward to seeing their achievements with APA".

DK's decision to sell Rough Guides to APA Publications was announced earlier this month (2nd October) in wake of a "wide-ranging travel...

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