Having become a news agency in 2010, when it was asked by the Associated Press to supply text news, besides photo news, to Italy, today LaPresse is one of the absolute market leaders in Italy, with the greatest number of publishing and broadcasting companies subscribing to its news services.
At present, with three editorial staffs in Italy (in Turin, Milan and Rome) and a team that keeps growing and already consists of over 80 journalists and correspondents, the news agency headed since 2014 by Antonio Di Rosa produces news reports in Italian with ca 1300 news items a day, and real-time updates encompassing the entire production of news from Italy generated by its network of reporters covering the entire national territory as well as a selection of the most important news from the world over, generated by Reuters, Xinhua, EFE and Press Association, selected by the editorial staff, translated into Italian and included in the news stream in real-time.
LaPresse also produces a news report in English, with a stream of news from Italy translated in real-time, and distributes complete news report (in English) received from Xinhua, EFE and Press Association.
With the acquisition of A.G.A., Agenzia Giornali Associati, LaPresse penetrated the market of national pages and “one stop solution" services, revealing its intention to play a growing role as a strategic partner for publishers, while setting up, in parallel with its multimedia content providing activity, divisions dedicated to the creation of customised “turn-key” contents for traditional and online newspapers.
Now more than ever, added value lies in service customisation and uniqueness of delivery; this is why LaPresse supports newspapers, radio/TV stations and websites with its the services provided by a multimedia staff that creates and develops original contents made to measure as a function of client needs.