A #publishing #XMas tale (and a few links for further #reading down below). What does Penguin Random House¬†as the world’s largest consumer book publisher have in common with tiny¬†German Sch√∂ffling Verlag? Certainly a mutual love for cats – as Sch√∂ffling’s iconic bestseller is the annually updated “Literary Cat Calendar“, and a good reason for the […]

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The¬†Global 50 International Publishing Ranking 2021¬†is ready for free download at¬†www.wischenbart.com/ranking.com 55 leadling publishing groups worldwide in consumer books, educational, scientific and professional, listed by revenue from publishing activities, plus a detailed analysis of trends and company profiles with key data. The Global 50 publishing ranking is updated every year since 2007, and published in […]

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“Breaks, but no breakdowns: The pandemic and its impact on the international book business” reads the headline of a new preview of the Global 50 World Publishing Ranking 2021. Download your free copy of this White Paper at Preview Global 50 2021 This ‚ÄėPreview‚Äô to the next Global 50 looks specifically at the following topics: […]

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Kelly Luegenbiehl, Netflix‚Äô VP International Originals, will be featured at this year‚Äôs Global 50 CEO Talk at the¬†Frankfurer Buchmesse¬†on Wednesday, 16 October 2019, from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm in the Frankfurt Pavilion. The Global 50 CEO Talk will be presented by Livres Hebdo (France), with Bookdao (China), buchreport (Germany), PublishNews (Brazil), Publishers Weekly (USA), […]

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Join us at Frankfurt Book Fair CEOTalk with @MacmillanUSA CEO John Sargent to discuss international #publishing industry trends and #Global50 Ranking on Oct10 (see details in German here and English here) @wischenbart #fbm18 @panmacmillan @livreshebdo @PublishersWkly @publishnews @buchreport

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We do reports like the “Global 50 – The Ranking of the Publishing Industry“, or the “Global eBook” report, and professional publishing conferences from New York to Berlin to Beijing. To allow us sending you¬†newsletter alerts on new projects and publications, you need to subscribe and register. at¬†http://www.wischenbart.com/page-62¬†(or directly at¬†http://eepurl.com/dtI0pb¬†).¬†We will send you our newsletter […]

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The¬†Global Ranking of the Publishing Industry, which has been updated every year since 2007, currently represents¬†50 companies¬†that each report revenues from publishing of over 150 m‚ā¨ (or 200 m US$). The Global Ranking for the first time is now available as a¬†PDF digital publication, which encompasses: A table ranking the global top¬†50 publishing ventures; Detailed […]

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The Thursday CEO Talk at the Frankfurt Book Fair will focus on two European editorial power houses that each stand for key strategies in the current transformation of the international business of books. Rizzoli Libri is the new brand created by Mondadori as the home of their recently acquired RCS Libri, making the Milan based […]

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A debate on strategic developments in international publishing ‚Äď including notably consolidation, digital transformation, and globalization -, presented by Livres Hebdo (France), with Bookdao (China), The Bookseller (United Kingdom), buchreport (Germany), PublishNews (Brazil), Publishers Weekly (USA), and the Frankfurt Book Fair Business Club, featuring the Global Ranking of the Publishing Industry 2015. Wednesday October 19, […]

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The Global Ranking 2016, which is based predominantly on 2015 revenue data, lists (or is describing) a total of 57 publishing groups, as in 2014 and 2015, with a combined revenue of m‚ā¨ 63,739 (up 8 % from 2014, and a staggering 22 % over 2013). In its 10th iteration, the current transformation of the […]

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