Association of the Belgian Publishers

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Ballon Media


Ballon Media is a belgian publishing house, subsidiary of the Media Participations group. Specialized in the youth sector, the company offers mass-market products, but also books for specialized department stores and bookshops.
Ballon Kids (previously known as Le Ballon) has been focusing for 30 years on the publication of chidren books from 0 to 12. More than 150 new products are created every year, in French and Dutch. They are sold in 104 countries and translated into 68 languages.
The products mix of Ballon Kids is quite big : hard covered books, bath books, books in fabric for babies, exercices books, books with stickers, coloring books, etc. The choice is wide!

    • Foundation year: 1987
  • Staff introduction:
  • Specialities:
    Youth, Comic strip
  • Numerical editions:
  • ISBN:
  • Titles number: 800
  • Titles number per year: 150
  • National Distribution: MDS Benelux
  • Foreign distribution:
    Dargaud (Suisse) ; Groupe Hachette (autres pays francophones)
  • Publication languages: Français - Néerlandais
  • Website:

Contact informations

Ballon Media
Franklin Rooseveltplaats, 12
2060 Anvers

E-mail :
Téléphone : +32 (0)3 294 15 00

Numéro d'entreprise : BE 0425.148.327