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RBmedia Acquires German Audiobook Publisher John Verlag

RBmedia purchased “John Verlag’s German-language audiobook catalog. Titles acquired through this deal will be added to the company’s RBmedia Verlag audio brand.” John Verlag mostly publishes nonfiction audiobooks in areas such as politics, investigative journalism, business, biographies, and advice.

Miles Stevens-Hoare, managing director of RBmedia international, says, “The acquisition of John Verlag adds to RBmedia’s presence in the German audiobook market and continues our international expansion. Since 2021 RBmedia has extended its global footprint with the acquisition of five European audiobook catalogs—Booka, ABOD, Hörbuch München, Éditions Thélème, and now John Verlag. This strong growth in international markets demonstrates the rising popularity of audiobooks around the world.”

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