Editions de la Martiniere lays off 10 staff

Editions de la Martiniere lays off 10 staff

Editions de La Martinière (EDLM), one of the publishers in the group of the same name, is laying off 10 of its 40 employees, just four years after a first wave of 19 redundancies, the French trade publication Livres Hebdo has reported.

The illustrated book publisher was the genesis of the group that was created by chairman and c.e.o. Hervé de La Martinière in 1992. The group now ranks among the top 10 houses in France and includes the flagship Le Seuil, which it acquired in 2004, Editions de l’Olivier, Abrams in the United States and Knesebeck in Germany.

EDLM boss Patrick Gambache is ste...

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