BookBeat launches in 24 countries in major European expansion

BookBeat launches in 24 countries in major European expansion

Audiobook streaming service BookBeat has launched in 24 new European markets, making the service available in 28 countries overall. 

The service, which is operated by Bonnier, launched in Sweden and Finland in 2016, shortly followed by Germany and the UK. 

According to BookBeat, the service is now on track to pass 200,000 paying customers this summer after opening in markets including Spain, Italy, Denmark, Poland and the Netherlands last week in a bid to grow BookBeat’s presence in European markets, to get more local publishers to produce audio and to reach potential new customers. There...

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