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Company Overview of Penguin Books Ltd.

Company Overview

Penguin Books Ltd. publishes books. It offers books in various non-fiction categories that include biography and memoirs, film and TV, food and drink, health and fitness, history, home and garden, leisure activities, lifestyle and personal development, music, reference, religion, science, sport, and travel; art, architecture, and photography; business, finance, and law; poetry, drama, and criticism; and politics, society, and philosophy. The company also offers books in various fiction categories, such as action and adventure, anthologies, books on screen, classics, contemporary fiction, detective/mystery, fairy tale, fantasy, folklore and legend, historical fiction, horror, humorous, legal ...

80 Strand

London,  WC2R 0RL

United Kingdom

Founded in 1935

Phone:

44 2070 103 000

Fax:

44 2070 106 060

Key Executives for Penguin Books Ltd.

Chief Executive Officer
President of Penguin International
Managing Director of Penguin Childrens
Rights Director
Online Marketing Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Penguin Books Ltd. Key Developments

Penguin to Pay $75 Million in Consumer Damages to Resolve All Antitrust Claims

Penguin has reached a comprehensive agreement with the US State Attorneys General and private class plaintiffs to pay $75 million in consumer damages plus costs and fees to resolve all antitrust claims relating to eBook pricing. Penguin has also committed to the State Attorneys General to abide by the same injunctive relief as previously agreed in a separate settlement with the Department of Justice.

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