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In the world of publishing, too, major traditional players are struggling with online developments. This has resulted in downsizing operations and disappearing titles. Casinos and lotteries are experiencing the consequences of the liberalised gambling world: new players are entering the field and monopolies are disappearing. For media and entertainment companies, Maes & Lunau finds managers with a modern management style who are in touch with the times and act accordingly.