LagardÃ¨re SA is a holding company, which engages in the publication of books and e-book. It operates through the following segments: LagardÃ¨re Publishing, LagardÃ¨re Travel Retail, and Other Activities. The LagardÃ¨re Publishing segment includes book publishing and e-publishing businesses, covering such areas as education, general literature, illustrated books, part works, dictionaries, youth works, mobile games, board game, and distribution. The LagardÃ¨re Travel Retail segment consists of retail operations in transit areas and concessions in three business units: travel essentials, duty free and fashion, and foodservice. The Other Activities segment refers to the LagardÃ¨re news, LagardÃ¨re live entertainment, LagardÃ¨re Paris racing, and the group corporate function. The company was founded in 1826 and is headquartered in Paris, France.