RCS MediaGroup SpA engages in the international multimedia publishing business.
Together with its subsidiaries, it operates through the following segments: Media Italy; Media Spain; Books; Advertising and Events; and Corporate Functions and Other Activities.
The Media Italy segment includes the newspaper, magazine, and television activities in Italy.
The Media Spain mainly covers the operations of Unidad Editorial, which engages in daily and periodical press, book publishing, radio broadcasting, event and conference organization, and national digital television transmission.
The Books segment publishes and distributes electronic, fiction, and non-fiction books.
The Advertising and Events segment sells advertisements and manages equity investments.
The Corporate Functions segment provides shared services to other companies in the group including direct marketing, subscriptions, mail-order sales, collaboration with third parties through digital partnership and licensing agreements, and the production of videos and content for the new multimedia channels.
The company was founded by Angelo Rizzoli in 1927 and is headquartered in Milan, Italy.