Last week I was reminded that corporate publishing is a recent experiment.
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
Penguin Random House owner Bertelsmann has extended Thomas Rabe’s contract as chairman and c.e.o. for another five years.
The Society of Authors has said it is "concerned" by the acquisition of Simon & Schuster by Penguin Random House's parent Bertelsmann, warning the move could adversely... Read more
As the industry continues to absorb the Bertelsmann purchase of Simon & Schuster, children's book professionals in the UK have some concerns about the shrinking pool of... Read more
PRH owner Bertelsmann is to buy Simon & Schuster from ViacomCBS for $2.2bn, it has been announced.
Penguin Random House owner Bertelsmann has said it is “interested” in buying Simon & Schuster.