Last week I was reminded that corporate publishing is a recent experiment.
Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster imprints will continue to bid competitively against each other once the acquisition of S&S by Bertelsmann has closed, PRH c.e.o. Markus... Read more
Penguin Random House has shown double digit organic growth in the first half of 2021 while parent company Bertelsmann has achieved record results with revenues of... Read more
Bertelsmann is expanding its footprint in Brazil’s fast-growing education market, buying a major stake in medical company Afya.
The UK's Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared Penguin Random House owner Bertelsmann's acquisition of Simon & Schuster after carrying out an investigation. ... Read more
Penguin Random House saw double-digit growth in the first quarter of 2021, parent company Bertelsmann has reported.
A strong performance from Penguin Random House, including a 4.6% rise in revenues, helped parent company Bertelsmann achieve record operating EBITDA of €3.1bn (£2.7bn) in the... Read more
Penguin Random House owner Bertelsmann's purchase of Simon & Schuster is facing further scrutiny by the US Department of Justice (DoJ).
The Authors Guild and other writers' groups in the US have written a letter to the Department of Justice to block Bertelsmann's takeover of Simon &... Read more
Audible's Steve Carsey is taking the helm of Storyglass, the podcast company launched by Penguin Random House UK and DK with Bertelsmann stablemates Fremantle and BMG in June last year.... Read more