LSWR Group acquires, through the controlled Quine,
The publishing branch of Fiera Milano Media S.p.A., the Fiera Milano Group's media company, will be transferred to the Group led by Giorgio Albonetti starting from 1 March.
With this acquisition, Quine completes its editorial proposal becoming the leader in the engineering sector.
Milan, 27 January 2021 - New acquisition for LSWR Group, Italian leader in scientific and professional knowledge: Quine S.r.l., reference for the updating of technology companies and technical professionals such as engineers, technologists, IT specialists; from today, it expands the panorama of information and professional training by acquiring the "publishing" branch of Fiera Milano Media S.p.A., the media company of the Fiera Milano Group. Fiera Milano Media specialized in technical publishing, B2B communication, managerial training, and digital services: they move to Quine from 1st in March the specialized publications in the Industrial Automation, Mechanical, Electronics, ICT, and Ho.Re.Ca.
The entire asset of Fiera Milano Media magazines further extends the Group's activities led by Giorgio Albonetti, an Italian multinational company operating in professional knowledge with communication, information, training solutions, and services, as well as publisher of sixty newspapers. The acquisition also strengthens the professional area of the Group, which holds leadership positions in the health and medicine area with Edra S.p.A., legal-legal with La Tribuna S.r.l. and of engineering production with Quine S.r.l..
"The pandemic crisis has accelerated the transformation and evolution of professional skills - comments Giorgio Albonetti, President of LSWR Group - The report Future of Jobs by the World Economic Forum at the end of 2020 reveals that 50% of all employees will need to retrain by 2025 following an increase in technologies, the economic impact of the pandemic, and the increasing in automation. These are the reasons why we believe it is essential to increase training, updating, and quality professional information right away; we believe it is essential to increase our commitment to the evolution of people's professional skills. The skills and assets acquired by Fiera Milano Media help to consolidate Quine's role as a cultural reference in the field of new technologies and technical knowledge".
"Quine constantly increases its commitment to training and communication in the professional field, also qualitatively, with this new acquisition - concludes Marco Zani, CEO of Quine - The portals and magazines expand the already rich offer provided by Quine with products in the Tech, Construction, industrial production, Ho.Re.Ca., and information and communication technologies; the goal is to continue the work done so far by offering increasingly useful and increasingly interesting content to effectively respond to the challenges that the pandemic crisis and digital transformation impose".