Kommunar Publishing was located south of Moscow in the city of Tula at 150 Friedrich Engels Street. The publishing house also issued the Kommunar newspaper.
Plakat (All-Union Poster) was created in 1974 in Moscow through the work of the Union of Artists and the Central Committee of the Communist Party. The chief of its poster department was Dmitry Akimovich Isaev. Plakat publishers existed until 1991 whereupon it was renamed Panorama publishers.