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Planet Cards buys Rocket Internet daughter Bonnyprints

20 Jan 2016

Berlin, January 2016 – and have joined their businesses. Planet Cards SAS, the French market leader for personalized wedding-, birthday- and special occasion-cards, integrates Bonnyprints, and their web shop, into their product portfolio. This deal combines two web-to-print providers for personalized cards and photo-presents under one roof.

Both, and remain independent brands. The management of Bonnyprints, consisting of Dr. Peter Stiller and Tomas Stiller, wins another management member with Valentin Lewandowski, CEO of Planet Cards and Planet Photo.

The merger of Bonnyprints and Planet Cards makes them the German market leader in the sector personalized special occasion-cards. Since the acquisition of in 2012, Planet Cards is French market leader in this sector.

Bonnyprints and Planet Cards together offer, with nearly 9000 personalized designs, the biggest product range in the German-speaking area: around 4,600 designs by Bonnyprints and around 4,000 by Planet Card. The companies want to combine their production and IT-infrastructure, for a more effective and economical work-flow and to widen their product range continuously.[nbsp]

Carlsquare advised the Rocket Internet daughter Bonnyprints on the sale to Planet Cards.

About Planet Cards

Planet Cards, with its web shops and, is one of Germanys leading web-to-print provider. Following the slogan “we print your life”, the websites allows customers to create and order customized birthday-, wedding-, and special occasion-cards and photobooks and –presents, through an easy to use online-tool. Planet Cards works in 13 different countries in Europe. More information:

About Bonnyprints

Founded in 2009, Bonnyprints and its web shop have the biggest online presence for personalized cards in Germany. With 22 employees and a headquarter in Berlin, Bonnyprints serves the growing web-to-print market. The management of the company are the two founders, Dr. Peter Stiller and Tomas Stiller. Bonnyprints is also active in Austria, Switzerland, Great Britain and France. More information:[nbsp]

About Carlsquare

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