Mills & Boon’s iconic brand / MD Mandy Ferguson interviewed on Today Programme
On BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme this morning, Mandy Ferguson – Managing Director of Harlequin Mills & Boon Ltd., – was interviewed about the company’s iconic brand and continued popularity around the world.
Founded over 100 years ago in 1908, Mills & Boon is the world’s leading publisher of romantic fiction. In the past 50 years alone, Mills & Boon characters have shared 10,325 weddings, 29,500 kisses and 35,250 embraces. Published in 26 languages and available in 109 countries, a Mills & Boon book is sold every 3 seconds in the UK, with over 200 million books sold every year.
Mills & Boon has also led the publishing world in embracing eBooks and new technologies. The company reports some of the highest eBook sales in publishing, leading to Sony producing a special edition rose pink Mills & Boon eBook Reader.