Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.33) - Mondadori (Italy): The publisher at the forefront of innovation and embracing new trends
(WorldKings.org) The company was founded in 1907 in Ostiglia by 18-year-old Arnoldo Mondadori who began his publishing career with the publication of the magazine Luce!. In 1912 he founded La Sociale and published the first book AiaMadama together with his close friend Tommaso Monicelli and the following year, La Lampada, a series of children's books.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.32) - Informa PLC (UK): Two decades leading in publishing and organizing popular comic conferences
(WorldKings.org) Informa plc is a British multinational publishing, business intelligence, and exhibitions group. Headquartered in London, it is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.31) - Holtzbrinck (Germany): 73 years of continuous development of one of the world's largest English-language publications
(WorldKings.org) Holtzbrinck Publishing Group is a privately-held German company based in Stuttgart which owns publishing companies worldwide. Through Macmillan Publishers, it is one of the Big Five English-language publishing companies.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.30) - Elsevier B.V .: A prestigious academic publisher from the Netherlands
(WorldKings.org) Elsevier is a Netherlands-based information and analytics company specializing in scientific, technical, and medical content.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.29) - Cambridge University Press (UK): The oldest university publisher in the world
(WorldKings.org) Cambridge University Press (CUP) is the publishing business of the University of Cambridge. Granted letters patent by King Henry VIII in 1534, it is the oldest university press in the world. It is also the Queen's Printer.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.28) - Grupo Planeta (Spain): The leading media group in Spanish and Latin publishing
(WorldKings.org) Grupo Planeta has more than 70 publishing brands throughout the world, which publish fiction and non-fiction in Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese and Italian.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.27) - Shogakukan Inc. : One of the leading publishers of manga in Japan and around the world
(WorldKings.org) Shogakukan Inc. is a Japanese publisher of dictionaries, literature, manga, non-fiction, DVDs, and other media in Japan.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.26) - Egmont Group (Denmark): One of Scandinavia's leading media groups
(WorldKings.org) The Egmont Group (formerly The Gutenberghus Group) is a Danish media corporation founded and rooted in Copenhagen, Denmark. The business area of Egmont has traditionally been magazine publishing but has over the years evolved to comprise mass media generally.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.25) - Klett publishing house (Germany): Leading academic publishing house in the German market
(WorldKings.org) The Company prints and publishes textbooks and lesson materials in German, history, political science, religion, art, music, ancient languages, and sports.
Top 50 largest publishers in the world (P.24) - Editis (France): A shining star in the field of educational, literary and reference publishing
(WorldKings.org) Editis is the second-largest publishing group in France, a major player in European publishing, and generally a star of the publishing world.