We are the world’s third-largest consumer publishing group in the Trade and Education markets through Lagardère Publishing.

Lagardère Publishing, operating mainly under the Hachette imprint, is also the No. 1 publisher and book distributor in France and No. 2 book publisher in th United Kingdom.

It brings together more than 200 publishing brands and releases over 15,000 new titles each year in a dozen languages, mainly in French, English and Spanish.

Lagardère Publishing serves all segments of the consumer publishing market, including textbooks and extra-curricular works, general literature, illustrated books, partworks, dictionaries, children and young adult titles, paperbacks and travel guides.

Lagardère Publishing stands out for its broad range of paper, audio and digital formats and diverse business lines covering publishing, marketing and distribution.

It is also diversifying beyond books into adjacent markets such as Board Games and Premium Stationery in France and in the international market.