Pearson PLC    

 
NYSE: PSO
LONDON: PSON

Address:

80 Strand

London, WC2R 0RL

United Kingdom


Company description

Manufacturing: The group has interests in newspapers, book publishing, on-line and software services, television and visitor attractions and investment banking.

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News and information about Pearson PLC

UMass Takes on Challenging Online Market
The Boston Globe (Boston, MA); December 30, 2017; 630 words
...salary. If he does the job, it will be well worth it."As the Globe reported, Kilburn is a former executive with Pearson PLC — a UK-based education publishing and assessment firm that works with US public universities to expand their online...
UMass Takes on the Challenging Online Market
The Boston Globe (Boston, MA); December 30, 2017; 631 words
...salary. If he does the job, it will be well worth it."As the Globe reported, Kilburn is a former executive with Pearson PLC — a UK-based education publishing and assessment firm that works with US public universities to expand their online...
Uspto Issues Trademark: P
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; December 28, 2017; 700+ words
...The trademark P (Reg. No. 5352560; International Reg. No 1321966) was issued on Dec. 12 by the USPTO.Owner: Pearson plc REGISTERED PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY UNITED KINGDOM 80 Strand London WC2R 0RL UNITED KINGDOM.The trademark application...
UMass Views Web Expansion as Key Step
The Boston Globe (Boston, MA); December 26, 2017; 700+ words
...starting in January. “There's room for growth."Kilburn, 61, is a former executive with United Kingdom-based Pearson PLC,an education publishing and assessment firm that has worked with US public universities to expand their online offerings. He...
Research and Markets Offers Report: Brazil Learning Management System in Education Sector Market
Entertainment Close-up; November 29, 2017; 487 words
...Brazil Technology Solutions for Education Ltda. -Saba Software, Inc. -Edmodo -McGraw-Hill Education Brasil -Pearson PLC -Jenzabar, Inc. Report information: https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bfjp7k/brazil_learning...
Apprentice Accolade for Old Horses' Home
Chronicle, The Chester UK; November 2, 2017; 700+ words
...by the Welsh Government and the National Training Federation for Wales (NTfW), the coveted awards are sponsored by Pearson PLC and supported by media partner, Media Wales. The Apprenticeship Programme is funded by the Welsh Government with support...
Butcher Peter Bags Apprenticeship Award
Chronicle, The Chester UK; November 2, 2017; 700+ words
...by the Welsh Government and the National Training Federation for Wales (NTfW), the coveted awards are sponsored by Pearson PLC and supported by media partner, Media Wales.The Apprenticeship Programme is funded by the Welsh Government with support...
Awards Honour Achievements of Apprentices and Employers
Western Mail (Cardiff, Wales); October 3, 2017; 700+ words
...Jointly organised by the Welsh Government and the National Training Federation for Wales, the awards are sponsored by Pearson plc and supported by Media Wales, publisher of the Western Mail. Thirty star learners, employers and learning providers...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 511130 - Book Publishers

511110 - Newspaper Publishers

511120 - Periodical Publishers

511210 - Software Publishers

512110 - Motion Picture and Video Production

713990 - All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries


 

SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 2731 - Books: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing industry report

2711 - Newspapers: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing industry report

2721 - Periodicals: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing industry report

7372 - Prepackaged Software industry report

7812 - Motion Picture and Video Tape Production industry report

7999 - Amusement and Recreation Services, NEC industry report