Empik is the leader on the Polish market in distribution of culture related products. It’s the largest and modern culture and entertainment retail chain on the market. In more than 170 stores in Poland Empik offers a unique product mix: books, music, DVDs, multimedia games, art&pap, press and event tickets.Empik has in its offer the most valuable, interesting, inspiring and intriguing positions. Its offer is addressed to people with different tastes, interests and age groups. Empik’s customers can choose not only from the latest mass publications and best-sellers (very often also pre-release items) but also connoisseur, alternative, niche, independent and exclusive productions. Empik is not an ordinary store. First of all, it is an institution which contributes in an important way to the shaping of cultural image of Poland. Our mission is to constantly promote culture, that is why our company is actively engaged in the cultural life of Poland. Empik stores are places where, thanks to plenty of different events (meeting with authors, thematic conferences, concerts of young, promising musicians and well-known ones, famous artists, exhibitions etc.), people have an opportunity to meet the artists face to face. Empik is owned by Empik Media & Fashion Group, listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. EM&F Group is the leading distributor of products in the following categories: media and entertainment, clothing and shoes, toys and children accessories as well as language courses. The Group operates on Polish, Russian, Ukrainian, German, Turkish, Romanian, Czech and Slovak markets.