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Dr. Jens Mueffelmann, Leiter Geschäftsführungsbereich Elektronische Medien der Axel Springer AG im Axel-Springer Gebäude in Hamburg, 16.08.2012 -

Müffelmann to head mega-division at Springer

Media group Axel Springer merged its divisions classifieds, marketing models and electronic media into a single division and promoted Jens Müffelmann (47) (photo) to the position of chief operating officer (COO) of the newly created mega-division, the company announced today. [caption id="attachment_47326" align="alignleft" width="150"]


Once again classifieds are Springer’s star performers

There can be few media groups worldwide with a smoother transition from print to digital than German media group Axel Springer. That was, in any event, the impression left by the financial statements for FY2013 released in Berlin today. According to CEO Mathias Döpfner "there has never been more change at Axel Springer than in FY2013". Still, the group increased total revenue from €2.7 billion



Classifieds with dream debut at Axel Springer

In almost every quarterly financial report the digital business of German media group Axel Springer gets more transparent as more statistics are published. That happened again this week when the financial results for Q3 of FY2013 were released. For the first time Axel Springer now also stripped out its classifieds business and published key numbers (revenue, EBITDA, EBITDA margin) for the class



Springer waves Scout24 good-bye

The rumor mill turned in Germany again today, when Kress Magazine reported (here) that media group Axel Springer has finally lost interest in Scout24, and that it was very likely that one or more investment firms will now buy non-controlling stake


Axel Springer continues to grow – good 1HY for classifieds

Axel Springer continues to grow – good 1HY for classifieds

Axel Springer’s digital media - and within that group the classified assets - continued to grow at a dynamic rate and delivered the highest contributions to the Group’s revenues and earnings during 1HY 2013, the German media group announced today (read 


Scout24 sale: Asking price too high for Springer, Bertelsmann

Germany's telecommunication giant Deutsche Telekom wants €2 billion ($2.6 billion U.S.) for its classifieds subsidiary Scout24, German media reported today. Media groups Axel Springer and Bertelsmann lost interest in Scout24, because of the asking price which they thought was "too high". Deutsche Telekom now considers going a different route, namely to sell up to 25 percent of Scout24 to an inv



Digital biggest revenue earner for first time at Axel Springer

Aggressive investing in digitalization has left its mark on German media group Axel Springer´s financial results for 2012: Digital Media revenues jumped for the first time over one billion Euros and contributed also with 35.5 percent the biggest share to the group´s total revenues of EUR 3.31 billion in FY2012 (read