TF1 brings digital activities together under Abecassis

French broadcaster TF1 is bringing its digital activities together in a new division, Unify, under digital and innovation chief and Auféminin CEO Olivier Abecassis. Unify will comprise all of TF1’s new digital activities except its OTT and Replay TV services, bringing together the Auféminin group of websites – including Auféminin, Marmiton and MyLittleParis – e-health […]

TF1 completes Aufeminin acquisition

French commercial broadcaster TF1 has completed the acquisition of female lifestyle digital media provider Aufeminin Group from Axel Springer and named Olivier Abecassis as CEO of the unit. Following regulatory approval, TF1 has completed the purchase of a 78.07% majority stake in the group from Axel Springer at a price of €39.47 a share and […]

TF1 makes firm offer for Aufeminin

French broadcaster TF1 has made a firm offer for Axel Springer’s 78.4% stake in female-focused digital media group Aufeminin. TF1 will pay €37.74 a share for the majority stake, giving a total investment of €365 million. Once the purchase is completed, the broadcaster will make an obligatory public offer for the remaining shares at the […]

TF1 in talks to buy Axel Springer digital group Aufeminin

French broadcaster TF1 is in talks to buy Axel Springer’s 78.43% stake in Aufeminin – a digital media group that owns a number of female-focused brands. TF1 said that it is in exclusive discussions over the potential acquisition, which would put it in charge of digital products covering topics such as fashion, beauty, lifestyle, cooking and health. […]