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Netherlands, Luxembourg and Belgium


This page identifies media groups based in the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Belgium that are profiled on this site.

They derive the bulk of their revenue from outside the three countries (indeed the major groups earn most revenue outside the EU).

Elsevier - one of the big three of technical publishing in the Americas, Europe and other parts of the world

Wolters Kluwer - major specialist publisher with a global presence

Pargesa and Power - the Frere and Desmarais group that formerly had a 25% stake in Bertelsmann

PCM Uitgevers - leading Netherlands newspaper publisher (five of the six national dailies)

Roularta - Belgian conglomerate with interests across the EU

Telegraaf Media Groep - newspapers and magazines

VNU - trade publisher, market research and metrics giant

Wegener - Dutch broadcaster and newspaper/magazine publisher