Pearson

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Pearson originally started out as a construction company during the industrial revolution, however the company is now an international publishing house. The group comprises of three main divisions: Education, Financial Times and Penguin. Almost two thirds of its revenues are generated from the Education arm, however it is the other two that Pearson is most famous for.

Contact Details

Address: 80 Strand, London, United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0) 20 7010 2000

Fax: +44 (0) 20 7010 6060

Website: http://www.pearson.com

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