Payments via Facebook Messenger have come to Europe, bringing closer the possibility that online payments will soon become part of Facebook Marketplace. An e-money license in Ireland has now crossed over to Spain via the EU's reciprocal EU agreements.
Schibsted Spain announced this morning it had purchased Habitaclia.com, a real estate site which specializes in (or is focused on) the Mediterranean area. The purchase price was not disclosed.
A start-up called Bynk was a terrific holiday mystery for Schibsted watchers.
Schibsted’s Vibbo.com (formerly Segundamano.es), is on the 2016 blacklist of trademark-neglecting sites compiled annually by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR).
Schibsted wants to become a global brand, and recruited a manager for its new unit, called Global Brands, at Schibsted Media Group located in Stockholm. Pär Ekroth (photo), marketing manager at the newspaper Aftonbladet, will move to the new unit to build the Schibsted brand strategy. Schibsted already has a global communications unit in Stockholm, where the media company also has a unit called Dimas,...
ICar Asia’s Mobil123.com deployed chat functionality across its dealer sites and apps in Indonesia, and will be rolling it out in Malaysia and Thailand in the coming months. According to Mobil123, it was the first Southeast Asian auto site to do so.
Watch out Amazon ... Schibsted-owned Norwegian giant Finn has moved into e-commerce, selling new merchandise on Finn Shopping, a sub-section of its classified marketplace.
Schibsted CEO Rolv Erik Ryssdal wants to go on the offensive against Facebook by hiring even more technicians.
In Ireland, a 50/50 partnership between Journal Media Limited and Distilled SCH created a combined digital advertising offering with a total reach of more than one million people every day.
Schibsted plans to keep its hold on Europe's online marketing space, CEO Rolv Erik Ryssdal told Reuters in an interview published at Fortune.com.