bemobile renamed to arvato mobile on February, 1st

The leading mobile entertainment-provider in Europe continues growth under new name

Hamburg, 11.02.2004 - bemobile GmbH, a subsidiary of arvato AG, has been renamed to arvato mobile GmbH. As Europe?s leading mobile entertainment- provider arvato mobile helps network operators, media companies and internet portals to deliver high-quality mobile contents and innovative applications to their end customers. The company has content deals with the major players in the music, - games-, movie-, and television-industry in place.

Bernhard Ribbrock, CEO of arvato mobile: ?Our goal is to build arvato mobile into one of Europe?s largest service provider for consulting, developing, operating and marketing innovative applications for mobile devices. In addition to our B2B- activities we are also active in the B2C-field with handy.de and TJ NET, two of the strongest mobile entertainment brands in Germany and Italy.? More information on the internet at www.arvato-mobile.com.

Handy.de offers a wide range of ringtones, graphics, games and one of the largest online mobile phone-shops. With over 4 million registered users and a brand recognition of 53% (Emnid 2003) handy.de is one of the leading mobile entertainment portals in Germany.

TJ NET is based in Rome and has 20 employees. TJ NET provides mobile entertainment-services and voice-services to all three Italian network operators and over 2,2 million registered users.

Anja Schlumberger,

Telephone: ++49-40-6461-5291

Mail: anja.schlumberger@corelations.de