Media news in times of Corona

Here you will find selected information about the latest developments in our portfolio.

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Bertelsmann Content Alliance

GERMANY (CW 13) The companies of the Bertelsmann Content Alliance in Germany - Gruner + Jahr, RTL and others - collectively support the fight against Corona. Across all media genres, they are providing information about the latest developments and also focusing on service topics and actions that are being taken as well as tips for improving the current situation. READ MORE

G+J records strong retail sales

GERMANY (CW 13) The companies of the Bertelsmann Content Alliance in Germany – Gruner + Jahr, RTL and others – collectively support the fight against Corona. Across all media genres, they are providing information about the latest developments and also focusing on service topics and actions that are being taken as well as tips for improving the current situation.G+J records strong retail sales. READ MORE

Prisma: 30% of digital assets available for free

FRANCE (CW 13) From March 27 until 30 April 2020, Prisma Media Solutions will make 30% of its digital assets available free of charge to associations of sectors actively fighting the coronavirus pandemic. LEARN MORE

Newsbrand consumption in times of pandemic

EUROPE (CW 13) Media consumption has risen during the corona crises - visit numbers and digital subscriptions increased, irrespective of whether C-19 content is in-front or behind paywalls. While digital is experiencing unprecedented growth, print is conversely not seeing a like fall in circulation. READ MORE

BBC donates TV and online ad space

WORLDWIDE (CW 13) BBC Global News, the BBC’s international news, sport and features division, is freeing 20% of its advertising inventory for use by international health organisations wanting to promote messages around Covid-19. READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Free Digital Access to Zinet Magazines

SPAIN (CW 13) Zinet has decided to encourage everyone to stay at home by giving free access to its magazines. You can access Zinet magazines HERE.

A Round of Applause for magazines distributors

SPAIN (CW 13) Zinet Media is giving a big round of applause to everyone working in the distribution or sales of magazines. WATCH THE FULL VIDEO HERE

Territory Influence supports the WHO

GERMANY T (CW 13) o help the WHO and its partners to fight COVID-19, Territory Influence will donate 50% of the agency profits from influencer campaigns to the international Solidarity Response Fund. This applies for influencer campaigns booked as of today and starting between April and June 2020. LEARN MORE

TVNOW provides free livestreams

GERMANY (CW 13) In response to the increased demand for information, TVNOW is now making livestreams available to everyone free of charge until end of June. LEARN MORE

Kicker initiates Crowdfunding

GERMANY (CW 13) With its campaign #vereint (“united”), Germany’s leading football magazine KICKER gathers support through crowdfunding. Half of the funds will go to a Corona Fund of the German Red Cross (DRK). The remaining half will go to small social projects by grassroots sports clubs for long-term support. To kick off the charity campaign, publisher Olympia-Verlag donates 10,000 euro to the project. READ THE FULL ARTICLE and LEARN MORE

Your personal Happy Coach

FRANCE (CW 13) For an extra dose of daily happiness, Prisma Media Solutions started its iniative “Happy Coach”. Every day at 8.30 a.m., PMS shares positive news, an article, a video or an idea of its brands on social media. LEARN MORE