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Chronicle

Corporate History of Axel Springer AG: Start time travel

The Axel Springer company was established by the publisher of the same name in 1946. Innumerable success stories have since been written under the umbrella of Axel Springer. The chronicle provides concise information about the company development over more than six decades:

1946-1956: Rise from the post-war Ruins
1956-1966: Championing political Causes
1966-1976: Strong Opposition
1976-1986: Death of the Founder
1986-1996: Heading eastwards
1996-2006: Transition to an International Media Company
2006-2012: Customer Orientation and Online First

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