Will Smith and Mark Forster bring Hollywood to Germany's Telepool

Why Will Smith & Mark Forster Bought German Film Distributor Telepool

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Singer-actor-producer Will Smith and the German-born Swiss director Marc Forster announced a surprise acquisition of Telepool GmbH this week, a popular German licensing and distribution company. The two Hollywood heavyweights will be taking over the business that had been run by German broadcasters Bayerischer Rundfunk, Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk, SWR Media Services, …

Sources: Telepool

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Domino's Pizza

Domino’s Eats Up Germany’s Hallo Pizza to Completely Dominate Market

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

America’s popular pizza chain Domino’s is stepping up their game in Germany, a country which it already had a leading presence in, by announcing that it would be eating up its strongest competition in the country with the buyout of Germany’s own local favorite Hallo Pizza and its 170 stores. …

Sources: Domino’s Pizza Enterprises

Photo: Domino’s

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Conglomerate JAB Buys K-Cup maker Keurig For $14 Billion

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Keurig, the popular single-cup coffee maker will have a new German home when the German-based JAB Holding Co. finalizes its $14 billion deal to buy the company, which is expected to be finalized in the first quarter of 2016. JAB said that they plan to operate Keurig as an independent company, will keep its …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Yelp Looks To Expand European Presence With Its Recent Purchase of Qype

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Yelp is a wildly successful online service in the US that allows customers to rate and review local businesses, covering restaurants, plumbers, retailers, and more. Looking to boost usage now in Europe, Yelp has decided to acquire the continent’s largest local review site to make it happen. Qype, founded in …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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