More knowledge, better decisionsMaking people more successful in their profession and their business by providing them with the essential raw materials of the knowledge society:
relevant and reliable specialist information - that is what the dfv Media Group sees as its central task. We stand for the highest quality: Anyone who reads our media, takes part in our events and uses our offers has the compass to their own success in their hand. Because with us, you are very close: to the people, the topics and the industry developments. We offer real information benefits and attractive advertising environments.
Founded 75 years ago, dfv Mediengruppe is today one of the largest independent providers of business-to-business communications. Its portfolio includes more than 80 trade media brands that cover all communication channels. Many of the titles are market leaders in twelve important business sectors. The dfv Mediengruppe organizes over 100 events a year, digital, hybrid or live. Its services include developing custom-fit communications solutions, market research and corporate publishing, and services for legal departments and in-house counsel. The dfv portfolio is rounded off by around 400 practice-oriented specialist book titles (around 20 new publications per year). The dfv Mediengruppe is a modern, economically strong family business which generated sales of 109.5 million euros in 2020.
Quality pays off – for our readers and customers as well as for us as a company: in the annual ranking of the 150 specialist periodicals in Germany that generate the greatest advertising turnover, no other media company holds more titles than the dfv media group. Among the top 5 alone, three go to the dfv Mediengruppe (source: HORIZONT No. 19/2021, based on publisher data): Lebensmittel Zeitung ranks first, TextilWirtschaft fourth, and HORIZONT fifth.