(CNN) -- Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a Wolters Kluwer Health business, published the first commercial textbook of nursing in the U.S. in 1878.
In 2006 the organizations under the Wolters Kluwer banner took revenues totaling 3.4 billion euros ($4.7 billion), and employ 18,450 people worldwide.
The company has international coverage, focusing on Europe, North America and Asia Pacific, with headquarters in Amsterdam in the Netherlands.
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services provides anti-money laundering solutions to 19 of the largest 25 banks in the U.S.
CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business, employs reporters to cover key areas of the U.S. government, including Congress, the Internal Revenue Service, the Supreme and Federal Courts and the White House, to ensure they can provide customers with the very best, up-to-date information. E-mail to a friend