- ABOUT -
A leading international games publisher and distributor
Asmodee Group is a leading international games publisher and distributor with operations located in Europe, North America, and China. Asmodee’s best known titles, either published or distributed on behalf of key publishing partners, include Catan, Ticket to Ride, Splendor, Dobble/Spot it!, Star Wars: X-Wing, 7 Wonders, Dixit, Takenoko, Abyss, Timeline, Jungle Speed, The Werewolves of Miller’s Hollow. In some European countries, Asmodee also distributes trading card games such as Pokemon, Magic, Yu-Gi-Oh!
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What was the initial transformation objective?
The aim was to establish the group as a global player in games publishing and distribution. The transformation objectives are clear: help this fast growing company continue its expansion in France, while moving from distribution to publishing and developing internationally. The digital sector also offers a major development opportunity.
How will Eurazeo accompany Asmodee in its transformation?
Eurazeo will back Asmodee in all its projects, by supporting external growth – a transformation accelerator – and supplying expertise to all its teams. This partnership has enabled the enhancement of its editorial contents in all regions, the ramp-up in new regions, primarily the US, and the creation of its digital platform offering.
- CSR Initiative example -
Asmodee published in 2016 its new General Terms and Conditions of Purchase (GTCP), which integrates a code of conduct with the 10 expected commitments from suppliers, including fight against corruption, respect for labor rights and environmental conformity. The GTCP have been deployed by 100% of the priority suppliers and will be deployed by all the suppliers at the end 2017.