Zanichelli

Zanichelli editore S.p.A.
www.zanichelli.it

Via Irnerio 34
40126 Bologna
Italy
Tel.: ++39 – 51 – 293 111
Fax: ++39 – 51 – 249 782
Email: zanichelli@zanichelli.it

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Founded in 1859 by Nicola Zanichelli, based in Bologna, Zanichelli editore is the market leader in the Italian educational market K6-K13, with a marketshare of 26%. (Zanichelli doesn’t publish for primary schools). Its main imprints are Zanichelli and Loescher.

Textbooks for K6-K13 make 84% of the revenues, the remaining being divided among textbooks for universities, dictionaries and law books.

Zanichelli has 400 employees, including 70 reps.

40% of Zanichelli’s pre-print investments is for digital content, all paper textbooks are, by law requirement, blended paper + digital; the market of digital textbooks is virtually non existent in Italy (yet).