Penguin Random House

Full Acquisition Penguin Random House

Bertelsmann is to become the sole owner of Penguin Random House, the world’s largest trade publishing group. This site contains all the information about the transaction: press release, photographs, videos, graphics, and more.


Bertelsmann Podcast - Bertelsmann Acquires Full Ownership of Penguin Random House

Key information about the full acquisition delivered directly to your ears – listen now via podcast.

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Publishing: A Long Tradition at Bertelsmann

Bertelsmann has been publishing books for more than 180 years – it is the company’s oldest core business. Watch the video to learn more about the history of book publishing at Bertelsmann.

Penguin Random House – Facts & Figures

Penguin Random House is the world's leading trade publishing group. An overview of key facts and figures for the Bertelsmann subsidiary.