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.
This month the Schibsted-owned site Blocket.se received a facelift to give the brand a more modern appearance. Blocket also strengthened its appearance on Facebook with sponsored links.
Naspers reports half-yearly and released its financials for the six months to end-September last Friday. There was a lot of positive news for classifieds.
Bikroy.com, the largest marketplace in Bangladesh owned by Saltside Technologies AB, is determined to improve its role as a facilitator for both buyers and sellers through logistics.
Rolv Erik Ryssdal, CEO of Schibsted, bought 6,000 shares in Schibsted earlier this week. Often, when a CEO buys his company's shares, the price moves higher.