Launching ReBoot 2021: The Repair Shop. Assessing the damage and fixing it!
December 14, 2020 by ruediger
After a widely received first season in fall 2020, with four Preparations Workshops and a 6-hour state of the industry debate on October 13 â€“ attended by 200 experienced industry leaders from 28 countries in a unique mix of heads of worldwide corporations and small local innovators â€“, it is time to move on. In […]
With 200 participants from 28 countries, the virtual conference â€śReBoot: Books, Business and Readingâ€ť had its premiere yesterday, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 in the run-up to the Frankfurt Book Fair. The aim of the conference with top-class contributions from publishers, book retailers and service providers, in a broad mix of international corporations and small local […]
The Global Ranking of the Publishing Industry 2017 now available as digital publication.
October 5, 2017 by ruediger
TheÂ Global Ranking of the Publishing Industry, which has been updated every year since 2007, currently representsÂ 50 companiesÂ that each report revenues from publishing of over 150 mâ‚¬ (or 200 m US$). The Global Ranking for the first time is now available as aÂ PDF digital publication, which encompasses: A table ranking the global topÂ 50 publishing ventures; Detailed […]
The newly released first BookMap report, â€śHow Big Is Global Publishing?â€ť, provides surprising insights, based on data from around 20 countries worldwide. Consumers spend around 122 billion euros on books and publications across the six continents. Two thirds of the money are earned by publishers in just six countries: The USA, China, Germany, the […]
Preview of Global eBook report 2017 & launch of new project BookMap at London Book Fair
March 2, 2017 by ruediger
The entirely re-written 2017 edition of the Global eBook report will present new data approaches for a realistic reading of how ebook markets perform, especially in non-English language markets. What we find in the markets is not at all the same “plateauing” or “flattening” of digital sales in consumer publishing. Instead, digital reading has become […]
The big are getting bigger. Global Ranking of the Publishing Industry 2016 released
September 12, 2016 by ruediger
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 mâ‚¬ 63,739 (up 8 % from 2014, and a staggering 22 % over 2013). In its 10th iteration, the current transformation of the […]
The Global eBook report 2016, the reference and resource on the development of key book publishing markets and drivers for the current transformation is now available at www.global-ebook.com for an introductory price of â‚¬ 15 (instead of â‚¬ 20). Highlights include Freshly updated market close ups for US, UK, continental Europe (Western as well […]
Preparing for Frankfurt? Refresh your data & insights with our reports!
October 5, 2015 by ruediger
To get the best out of your conversations at the book fair, check out the latest industry statistics and analysis from our research. Find ourÂ 2 free Frankfurt white papers, on international market developments, and how multipleÂ content media impactÂ publishing: The Business of Books 2015: Key data on markets and developments in Europe, UK and US, […]
A debate on strategic developments in publishing â€“ including notably consolidation, digital integration, and globalization as well as the specific challenges and opportunities for independent publishing houses in that challenging context -, will be presented by Livres Hebdo (France), with Bookdao (China), The Bookseller (United Kingdom), buchreport (Germany), PublishNews Brazil (Brazil), Publishers Weekly (USA), and […]
Join us for the Frankfurt CEO Talks 2014: The Strategist’s Perspective.
September 22, 2014 by ruediger
A set of three debates with international business leaders will introduce HarperCollinsâ€™ new strategies, Brazilâ€™s leading publishing and bookselling group Saraiva and Axel Springerâ€™s digital agenda. Consolidation in the publishing industry, emerging economies, educational publishing, digital strategies and the globalization of the book business, are the topics in the public interviews presented by Livres Hebdo, […]