New: Joker launches download store for audiobooks a download shop for audiobooks, Joker, the specialist in rest requirements and special editions, has launched at. For this new portal cooperation signed Joker with of Diderot media, the most experienced German download portal for audiobooks. Its over 5,000 audiobook titles Joker customers can access in the future. You will find a comprehensive download of fiction about children books up to material and textbooks. Wolf Nikrandt, Managing Director of Joker: We know that our target group has interest in audiobooks for downloading from the Internet. We also dare great potential to this market in the future.

Therefore, it is only logical to provide our customers with this new possibility for us. With we have found a very experienced partner in the field of audiobook downloads. At, we offer a comprehensive now and interesting program.” Audiobook downloads are a market with good growth potential. This is confirmed by the latest GfK Consumer Panel. The market had in the year 2005 a volume of 2 million euros, this was in 2007 at EUR 7 million. And rising. The new download shop allows Joker customers to download audiobooks now quickly and easily from the Internet and then immediately on the PC, a mp3-player or iPod to listen to.

Harald Rieck, Managing Director of Diderot media, a large and important new partner that is particularly attractive due to its culturally interested customers is Joker. I’m sure that Joker customers will appreciate the genre variety of books, which can be offered by our cooperation with and use.” About by Diderot media since October 2004 online and thus is the oldest German download portal for audiobooks. It was the first AKEP Award (working group electronic publishing) of the German Book Trade Association Awards. Internet users find the title of the most audiobook publishers at, a total 5000 German audiobooks are offered by over 300 publishers. Joker: Joker is the market leader in this segment of the book trade as a specialist for high-quality rest requirements and special editions and belongs to the Augsburg Verlagsgruppe Weltbild GmbH. This press release, see also 510-pressemitteilungen.