Panorama cover, 5 February 2009.
|Former editors||Maurizio Belpietro|
|Circulation||303,422 (June 2013)|
|First issue||27 April 1939|
|Company||Arnoldo Mondadori Editore|
|Based in||Milan, Italy|
Panorama was founded in Milan in 1939 and closed one year later; the magazine was relaunched by Italian publisher Arnoldo Mondadori in cooperation with the American Time—Life group in Milan in October 1962.
The magazine is published by Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, the largest Italian publishing house. The publishing house is controlled by Fininvest, a financial holding company controlled by the family of Silvio Berlusconi, Italian prime minister until November 2011. Although American group Time-Life company also owned the magazine, later the company left it due to low circulation.
The circulation of Panorama was 530,031 copies from September 1993 to August 1994. In the period of 2000-2001 the magazine had a circulation of 566,000 copies. The 2003 circulation of the weekly was 525,000 copies. The magazine had a circulation of 303,422 copies in June 2013.
Management and staff
Maurizio Belpietro is the magazine's director, succeeding Pietro Calabrese; Paolo Madron, Rita Pinci and Luciano Santilli are vice-directors. A former director of the magazine, Carlo Rossella, became a director of Medusa Film.
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