A transformation path
Started in 2013, the change undertaken has led us in three years to double profits thanks to careful work to optimize costs and structure and focus on the core business, achieved through some extraordinary operations, in addition to significant improvement of the economic result, has also increased our ability to generate financial resources, to invest in the development of the company.
And in 2017, our leadership in the various sectors in which we operate was strengthened.
Market shares 2017
The constant focus on improving the income statements and products portfolio has meant that the weight of the various businesses on the Group’s revenues has reached a new equilibrium, also due to the profitability of each.
Investing to grow
With the acquisitions made in 2016 in the trade books and digital brands sectors, we have finalized the generation of financial resources for the development of our core businesses.
Also for the future, we believe that the growth of the Group is linked to the possibility of expansion through external lines.
We are the first Italian publisher on the web
This is confirmed by the latest Comscore figures at May 2018, which see Mondadori on the podium with a total audience of 28.7 million unique users per month, an increase of 22% compared with the same period of last year.
A single business area for books
With the aim of tackling the challenges of the book market - which is of primary and strategic importance for our development - in an increasingly effective and innovative way, the Mondadori Group has today defined a new organisational structure in a single business area that brings together all activities relating to books, from trade to school, from illustrated books to international publications and art and exhibitions.