Acquisition of La Martinière Group (Seuil, La Martinière, Abrams).
New Paris headquarters.
Launch of the Parc Spirou.
Acquisition of Éditions Anne Carrière, Éditions 365 and Ediser.
Investment in Ankama.
New expansion of Dourdan distribution center.
Fnac – Izneo Partnership.
Launch of Little Urban.
Acquisition of audiovisual catalogue of Moonscoop S.A.
Takeover of Éditions Vagnon (nautical guides) and the Librairie Maritime Outremer (maritime bookshop).
Takeover of Marsu Productions (Gaston Lagaffe, Marsupilami).
Acquisition of ENPC (Éditions Nationales du Permis de Conduire, publisher of driving license manuals and materials).
Launch of Urban Comics (French editions of American comics).
Acquisition of Gravity Europe in partnership with Gravity Co. Ltd. (Korea).
Acquisition of DIY-PROD, publisher of the website www.maisonbrico.com.
Launch of izneo (digital platform for comics) jointly with Bamboo, Casterman, Dargaud, Delcourt, Dupuis, Futuropolis, Glénat, Le Lombard, and Soleil.
Création des éditions Huginn&Muninn.
Acquisition of video game and software publisher Anuman Interactive.
Investment in La Procure group (bookstores and mail order catalogues).
Distribution agreement with Pearson group.
Investment in PGV Maison group (Système D and C’Déco).
Sale of Détours en France and Dada titles.
Launch of Kana Home Video.
Expansion of Dourdan distribution center.
Acquisition of Dupuis group.
Distribution agreement with Éditions du Voyage Michelin (maps and travel guides).
Acquisition of Editions Champflour.
Acquisition of Éditions Mango.
Acquisition of Ellipsanime and VF Films Production.
Acquisition of Storimages.
Opening of new MDS distribution center in Dourdan.
Acquisition of rights for Cubitus and Boule & Bill (Billy & Buddy).
Purchase of Éditions Chronique (history and thematic books).
Creation of Lucky Comics joint venture (publishing and rights of Lucky Luke character).
Acquisition of Marina Productions.
Creation of manga publisher Kana.
Repositioning and development of Citel to focus on animation (films and series, including Tintin).
Acquisition of Éditions Blake et Mortimer.
Purchase of Edifa.
Acquisition of Tardy and Droguet & Ardant.
Acquisition of Dargaud group (comics and graphic novels, Rustica gardening publications, distribution activities).
Creation of Media-Participations and purchase of Fleurus.
Acquisition of Mame, Desclée, and Le Lombard.
Creation of Citel (video).