Press release

Gruner + Jahr negotiating the sale of Prisma Media

Hamburg, 14 December 2020 – Gruner + Jahr (G+J) has begun exclusive negotiations with the French media company Vivendi for the sale of G+J’s Parisian subsidiary Prisma Media. Vivendi is a leading media company in France. It operates in the music, TV, communications, books and games markets. However, it does not yet have its own magazine publishing division.

Prisma Media is France’s leading publisher of print and digital magazines with brands such as Femme Actuelle and Télé-Loisirs.

As is customary at the beginning of exclusive negotiations, the sales project is now subject to various coordination processes. Please understand that we cannot respond to any further questions.

Frank Thomsen
Gruner + Jahr GmbH
Executive Vice President Communication + Marketing
Phone: 040 / 37 03 - 3113