Organised as a federation of businesses from the time it was formed, a strong entrepreneurial culture is in Altavia’s DNA. Daring is a cardinal value for the group,as we firmly believe that professional excellence alone is not enough.
Creation of Altavia Belgium in Brussels, Altavia Hellas in Athens and Altavia Tükiye in Istanbul.
Acquisition of Victor Group and creation of Altavia France, now with a presence in Paris, Nantes, Lille and Lyon.
Creation of Altavia China in Beijing and Shanghai, then Chengdu and Gangzhou.
Acquisition of Connexion and creation of Altavia Connexion in Saint-Etienne.
Takeover of Le Parti du Client, CPO and RVB.
Takeover of HTT in the UK and merger with Altavia UK to create Altavia HTT.
Altavia named European Communication Group of the Year at the Banque Palatine/La Tribune « Prix de l’Ambition » awards.
The « Observatoire du consom’acteur® » (proactive consumer panel) was formed, later to become ShopperMind.
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.
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.
Opening of Altavia Ukraina in Kiev and Altavia Hungaria in Budapest.
Roll-out of Altavia’s business in Sweden and Finland.
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.
IMS acquired, strengthening the Altavia group’s POS communication offering, as was HRG, a British retail marketing agency.
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.
Launch of Altavia Coach, a Group entity devoted to innovation, and acquisition of minority shareholding in Stimshop and in Ubiq, French Tech start-ups.
Acquisition of the agencies CloudRaker in Canada, Dekatlon Buzz in Turkey, and Stylum/Rokivo in Italy.
Opening of Altavia Baltics in Riga, Altavia Morocco in Casablanca, and Altavia Middle East in Dubai.
World convention for Altavia staff held in Sicily.
New identity and claim launched for the brand: The Retail Alchemists.
Maintain a pioneering spirit. Accept change. Encourage innovation. Inspire the desire to exceed our own limitations.Challenge preconceived notions and ready-made solutions.
Use all your positive energy to improve our service to our clients. Encourage an energetic approach.Refuse to settle for the status quo. Fight lethargy.
Impart our enthusiasm to light the way in our working relationships. Give our hearts and souls to our work.Act with reason and passion. Maintain a sense of curiosity.
Respect human values. Put other people at the heart of our actions. Preserve the futur of Humankindby encouraging sustainable development in our actions.
Share our know-how, our culture, our best practices and our experience with each other,with our clients and with our partners. Share the fruit of our efforts.
Ensure transparency in our actions (to make them clear and understandable). Refuse to accept things that are left unsaid. Inform and explain. Speak the truth, always and everywhere.
Be close to our clients, our people, our partners and our markets. Practice active listening.
Act to make our clients’ work easier. Always aim for simplicity in our methods and our structures.Avoid overcomplicated relationships with others.
BREAKDOWN OF TURNOVER In 2017
BREAKDOWN OF STAFF In 2017
CONSOLIDATED TURNOVER In millions of euros
GROSS INCOME In millions of euros
OPERATING INCOME In millions of euros