Press & News


Schibsted’s environmental heroes save 16,3 million tons of greenhouse gas emissions

16,3 million tons – that’s how much greenhouse gas emissions the users of Schibsted’s marketplaces saved by buying and selling used goods last year. 

Secondhand trade and other tips to help save the planet

At Schibsted we live and breathe technology and this in itself does wonders for the environment. Our Second Hand Effect Report, released today, shows that users of Schibsted’s marketplaces saved 16,3 million tons of greenhouse gas emissions in 2016 by buying and selling used goods. But what else can we

Schibsted in EU-hearing on new e-Privacy proposal

On Tuesday, Raoul Grünthal presented Schibsted Media Group’s view on the new e-Privacy proposal in a hearing in the European Parliament.

Frode Nordseth named Chief Operating Officer of Schibsted Product and Tech

Frode Nordseth is moving into a new job – from GM in Schibsted Spain to a new key role as Chief Operating Officer (COO) in Schibsted Product & Technology.

SVT profits from the rules and distorts competition

Aftonbladet’s Publisher, Sofia Olsson Olsén, and the Managing Director of TU (The Swedish Media Publishers’ Association), Jeanette Gustafsdotter, argues that the public service broadcaster SVT is stretching the terms of its broadcasting permit and distorting competition when providing Facebook with content. SVT receives SEK 8.1 billion annual in license funds. The two are

Digital Subscriptions Surge for Schibsted Newspapers

More than 500,000 digital-only subscribers underline shift in how news is consumed and monetized.

Schibsted results 4th quarter 2016

Today, Schibsted Media Group released its Q4 2016 report. EBITDA ex. Investment phase increased 9 percent to NOK 682 million.

Top French politicos seek out Leboncoin

Leboncoin was the center of attention when France’s President, François Holland, visited their booth at this week’s renowned Entrepreneurs Fair in Paris.

The winners of Schibsted Sales Awards 2017

Tori’s Kennet Jokisalo has been awarded Sales Person of the Year, while Michael Hili from Schibsted Sales and Inventory is Sales Manager of the Year at Schibsted Sales Awards in Copenhagen tonight.

Record Traffic in 2016 for scores impressive traffic and listing growth, driven by mobile app adoption

Schibsted Spain acquires Habitaclia

With the purchase of Habitaclia, a real estate portal specializing in the Mediterranean, Schibsted strengthens its leadership in the Spanish real estate sector.

Change of editor-in-chief in VG – New head of Norwegian media houses

Torry Pedersen (59) is leaving VG to lead Schibsted’s publishing business area in Norway. The Board of VG has appointed news editor Gard Steiro (40) as the new editor-in-chief and CEO. The changeover will take effect from 9 January 2017.