PSA Retail has just launched a new used-auto portal Cardayz in Belgium and Switzerland, and is about to launch one in France in September. With this move, the distribution arm of one of France’s leading automakers PSA Group that produces Puegot and Citroen is delving deeper into used-auto classifieds.
U.K. online estate agency easyProperty has announced that it is to merge with GPEA Ltd, the network of estate agents, in a deal thought to be worth around £60 million ($76.5 million U.S.). EasyProperty was first launched in 2014 as a low-cost rental agency service across England and Wales. Property owners could list their properties for free on its platform as well as access major U.K. portals such as...
The Berlin-based mobile marketplace for used and new stuff that features videos instead of photos, announced it has raised $4.9 million in a seed round.
Auto Trader, the U.K. and Ireland's largest digital automotive marketplace, has rolled-out its Price Indicator feature across all of its platforms, enabling buyers the ability to quickly verify whether a listed car is competitively priced
Second-hand cars marketplace, Delhi-based Spinny has raised $1 million U.S. in a fresh round of fundraising led by Blume Ventures, Indian Angel Network and FreeCharge co-founders Kunal Shah and Sandeep Tandon. Last year in June, Spinny had acquired HopCar for an undisclosed
Carfirst.com, a used car Internet auction site, secured an undisclosed series A funds from the Frontier Car Group…
Blue-collar recruitment site Aasaanjobs.com acquired Noida-based rival mHire in a cash-and-stock deal, reported Hindustan Times’ business paper Mint. The acquisition will help expand Aasaanjobs.com’s presence in North India and enable them to pool their respective clients. Aasaanjobs is based in Mumbai.
In many ways, Markafoni.com was the pioneer of e-commerce in Turkey. It was the first website to introduce the private-shopping concept to Turkey, the first to have a courier company with a branch office on the company premises and the e-commerce site in Turkey to open offline stores. No-one expected Markafoni to close down. So, when the news broke, it was reported in every national newspaper and on many news websites.
Zoopla Property Group (ZPG), the owner of several of the U.K.'s leading real estate platforms, including Zoopla.co.uk and Primelocation.com, is to become a 1-percent shareholder in Propertyfinder Group (PFG), the Dubai-based online real estate company.
It is difficult to summarize the 2017 Recruitment Advertising Annual. Simply, because there's so much in it. For instance, leading job sites in 39 countries are analyzed, 20 start-ups are reviewed, and the latest innovations across the global job-site landscape are highlighted. The 111-page report contains more than 100 graphics and charts.