The Quarto Group, Inc. is an illustrated book publishing and distribution company. The Company is involved in the areas of display marketing and print broking. It operates through five businesses: Quarto International Co-editions Group; Quarto Publishing Group USA; Quarto Publishing Group UK; Quarto Hong Kong, and Books & Gifts Direct, Australia & New Zealand. Quarto International Co-Editions Group creates illustrated books that are licensed and printed for third-party publishers for publication under their own imprints. Quarto Publishing Group USA creates and publishes illustrated books in North America and sells co-editions of them internationally. Quarto Publishing Group UK creates and publishes general non-fiction and illustrated books in the United Kingdom. Quarto Hong Kong provides printing services in Asia. Books & Gifts Direct, Australia & New Zealand sells books and gifts in Australia and New Zealand. The Company’s headquarters are in London.