Figures

An "unmissable event" for decision-makers of the industry

Some key facts and figures:

  • 95,000 entries
  • 800 publishing companies
  • 856 authors
  • More than 2,220 events during the show (interviews, signings, workshops and conferences)
  • 234 journalists, 263 citations only in the Swiss press, representing more than 9'398'441 copies, plus echoes on radio and television, in Switzerland, France and African countries, as well as echoes on online magazines, blogs, and digital information portals: almost 600 mentions of the Fair were identified on three continents, Europe, North America (Quebec) and Africa
  • More than 70% of visitors stay more than 3 hours and 10% more than 7 hours
  • 30 TV and radio broadcasts either recorded or live from the Fair
  • Average shopping basket of books of CHF 75.00

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