ROI

Optimise your expenses and your sales activation processes

CREATIVITY

Create added value at contact and purchasing points with your customers

EFFICIENCY

Gain in cohesion and time-to-market

HISTORY

1983

Group founded with an advertising-marketing agency (PBE).

1988

Creation of CFA Print, a pioneer in the field of outsourced printing management.

1995

Established in Spain ; first in Madrid then in Barcelona.

1997

Established in Italy, in Milan.

1999

Birth of the Altavia brand.

2001

Creation of Altavia Belgium in Brussels, Altavia Hellas in Athens and Altavia Tükiye in Istanbul.

2002

Creation of Altavia Polska in Warsaw and Altavia Česká in Prague.

2003

Acquisition of Victor Group and creation of Altavia France, now with a presence in Paris, Nantes, Lille and Lyon.

2004

Creation of Altavia UK in London.

2005

Creation of Altavia China in Beijing and Shanghai, then Chengdu and Gangzhou.
Acquisition of Connexion and creation of Altavia Connexion in Saint-Etienne.

2006

Takeover of Le Parti du Client, CPO and RVB.
Takeover of HTT in the UK and merger with Altavia UK to create Altavia HTT.

2007

Altavia named European Communication Group of the Year at the Banque Palatine/La Tribune « Prix de l’Ambition » awards.

2008

The « Observatoire du consom’acteur® » (proactive consumer panel) was formed, later to become ShopperMind.

2009

Restructure of Altavia Paris, bringing Le Parti du Client, Altavia Link and Altavia RVB into its fold.
Launch of Actipaper, a print-to-web solution linking paper and web in just one click.

2010

Opening of Altavia Romania in Bucharest and Altavia Rus in Moscow.
Altavia is the first marketing communications group to obtain dual FSC® & PEFC™ certification across its entire European territory.

2011

The « Observatoire du Consom’acteur® » (proactive consumer panel) became ShopperMind, the first research and outlook laboratory for new consumer trends.
Development of the activites of Altavia Česká in Hungary.

2012

Opening of Altavia Ukraina in Kiev and Altavia Hungaria in Budapest.
Roll-out of Altavia’s business in Sweden and Finland.

2013

Acquisition of Agence Cosmic, a marketing services and advertising agency.
The “Baromètre ShopperMind de la Valeur Shopper® (Shopper Value award given out at the LSA Innovation Awards.
Altavia Japan and Altavia Korea opened.

2014

IMS acquired, strengthening the Altavia group’s POS communication offering, as was HRG, a British retail marketing agency.

2015

Tell Me About It agency acquired in South Korea, Blackwood in France and ACTstar in Belgium.
Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners became an Altavia shareholder to support the group’s growth.

VALUES

KEY FIGURES

BREAKDOWN OF TURNOVER In 2014

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International

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France

BREAKDOWN OF STAFF In 2014

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International

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France

CONSOLIDATED TURNOVER In millions of euros

2014

621

2013

581

2012

596

GROSS INCOME In millions of euros

2014

103,2

2013

92,6

2012

90,4

OPERATING INCOME In millions of euros

2014

17,5

2013

12,8

2012

11,5

CSR Altavia and Corporate Social Responsability

As the leading independent international group specialising in commercial communication for the retail sector in the world, we are acutely aware of our social, economic and environmental responsibilities and those of our clients. Our CSR policy is part of our DNA. In total coherence with our values and ethics, it structures our business and plays an integral role in all our services.
We firmly believe that the philosophy of continuous improvement applies to our CSR policy and should be measured and evaluated. We have consequently entered into partnerships with leading assessment bodies and we are monitored year on year.

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