Dr. Frank Stahmer
Executive Director
Telephone: +49 40 3703-3716

Kerstin Füllgraf
Vice Executive Director
Telephone: +49 40 3703-2694



Brands is Germany’s biggest licensing agency for media brands.

SCHÖNER WOHNEN, GALA, BRIGITTE, GEO, STERN, BARBARA, LANDLUST, ELTERN, CHEFKOCH, CAPITAL, ESSEN & TRINKEN – Gruner + Jahr is the home of strong and well-known brands and at the same time innovation driver in new segments. Together with selected licensing partners Brands – Licensing by G+J develops product worlds and services around the portfolio of our brands.

Thus high quality furniture lines and wall paints (SCHÖNER WOHNEN), kitchen aids (CHEFKOCH, BEEF!), food items (BRIGITTE), books and calendars (GEO), fashion collections and bags (GALA, BRIGITTE), luggage and wallpaper (BARBARA), games and toys (GEOlino, ELTERN), in-house travel offers (among others STERN, BRIGITTE, GALA, GEO) and many other products are developed.

We create products from stories and stories from products - and build individual, high quality and sustainable cooperations between manufacturers and media brands. Have we aroused your curiosity? We look forward to hearing from you.