The shareholders of PagesJaunes Groupe have approved a name change to Solocal Group (Paris: LOCAL).
Solocal Group is ranked #1 in local communication. The Group offers online contents, advertising solutions and transactional services that connect consumers and clients locally.
It employs around 5,000 people – including more than 2,300 advisors in local communication in France and Spain to support the digital development of companies (SMEs and micro businesses, tier 1 brands accounts, etc.)
The group owns brands: (PagesJaunes, Mappy, 123people, 123deal, A vendre A louer, Embauche.com, Keltravo, Chronoresto, ZoomOn, ComprendreChoisir, ClicRDV, PJMS, Horyzon Media, Leadformance, QDQ, Editus and Solocal Group) and nearly 700,000 clients.
In 2012, Solocal Group generated 1.07 billion euros in revenues out of which 58.4% on Internet, and thus ranks among the key European players in terms of Online advertising revenues. Solocal Group is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris (LOCAL). Information on Solocal Group is available at www.solocalgroup.com.