m4e AG engages in the creation, development, production and selling of animated and live action programming. The company operates through the following segments: Development and Production, Film and TV Distribution, Consumer Products, and New Business. The Development and Production segment involves TV series and movies. The Film and TV Distribution segment includes cinema, television, and home entertainment. The Consumer Products segment comprises merchandising, publishing, interactive, and promotions. The New Business focuses on media and music cooperations, corporate trademarks and brands, and personalities. The company was founded by Hans Ulrich Stoef and Michael Büttner on October 29, 2003 and is headquartered in Höhenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn, Germany.