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Company Overview of Gruner + Jahr AG & Co KG

Company Overview

Gruner + Jahr AG & Co KG, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a printing and publishing company in Europe. The company publishes magazines and newspapers; and provides online media and mobile media marketing services. Its portfolio comprises approximately 500 magazines and digital offerings in approximately 30 countries, which include approximately 40 magazines comprising the titles STERN, BRIGITTE, GEO, CAPITAL, GALA, ELTERN, FINANCIAL TIMES DEUTSCHLAND, ESSEN & TRINKEN, and NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC. Gruner + Jahr AG & Co KG, through its subsidiary, also provides offset printing services in the United States. The company is headquartered in Hamburg, Germany. Gruner + Jahr AG & Co KG oper...

Am Baumwall 11

Hamburg,  20459


11,585 Employees


49 40 3703 0

Key Executives for Gruner + Jahr AG & Co KG

Chief Executive Officer and President of G+J Deutschland
Age: 53
Editors-in-Chief of Börse Online
Editor-In-Chief of FTD
Editor-in-Chief of Stern
Deputy Editor-in-Chief
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Gruner + Jahr AG & Co KG Key Developments

Gruner + Jahr to Cut Up to 400 Jobs over Next Three Years

Gruner + Jahr (G+ J) announced that it will slash up to 400 jobs over the next three years to save EUR 75 million (USD 98.8 million). The restructuring is prompted by the ongoing changes in the media sector as readerships are going increasingly digital, and will affect solely the company's German business.

Gruner + Jahr Reportedly Mulls Stake Sale In BODA

Gruner + Jahr AG & Co KG reportedly seeks to divest 50% stake in BODA.

Gruner + Jahr AG & Co. KG Reports Earnings Results for the Year of 2012

Gruner + Jahr AG & Co. KG reported earnings results for the year of 2012. For the year, the company reported revenues of EUR 2,218 million compared to EUR 2,287 million a year ago. Operating EBIT was EUR 168 million compared to EUR 233 million a year ago, because of increased investment in the transformation to digital, new businesses, and structural adjustments.

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