Hamburg based, family-owned Bauer Media Group has acquired 100% of ACP Magazines.
ACP, which was established in 1933, is Australia and New Zealand’s largest magazine publisher,reaching over 15 million Australians each year. With leading magazine titles in almost every category, ACP’s major brands include The Australian Women’s Weekly, Woman’s Day, Cleo, Take 5, TV Week, Australian House & Garden, Gourmet Traveller and Zoo. ACP also operates a highly successful Trader and Custom business.
“We are delighted to welcome ACP as a member of the Bauer Media Group”, said publisher and owner Yvonne Bauer, “ACP fits our strategy of developing the Bauer Media Group globally, we believe in print, and ACP´s strong brands in Australia and New Zealand are perfect platforms to expand into digital areas.”
Founded 1875 and based in Hamburg, the family-owned Bauer Media Group is one of Europe’s leading magazine publishers. It publishes about 400 magazines and more than 100 online products.