Press & News


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.

Redaktørskifte i VG og ny sjef for Schibsted Norges mediehus

Torry Pedersen (59) slutter i VG for å lede Schibsteds publisistiske virksomhet i Norge. Styret i VG har ansatt nyhetsredaktør Gard Steiro (40) som ny sjefredaktør og administrerende direktør. Skiftet finner sted fra 9. januar 2017.

LinkedIn names Azeem Azhar #6 top influencer

Schibsted’s own VP of Venture Foresight, Azeem Azhar, has been named one of the UK’s top influencers in LinkedIn’s Top Voices of 2016 chart.

Schibsted official sponsor for world cycling championships

Schibsted Norge’s subscription newspapers have signed a partnership agreement with Bergen 2017, organiser of next year’s UCI Road World Championships.

Willhaben’s AI based fashion-cam

Improved with automated image recognition, the willhaben app lets users take pictures of fashion favourites and find suitable ads using the Fashion-Cam feature.

Double victory for SvD’s journalism

On Wednesday 23 November Negra Efendić and Karin Thunberg won the finest awards a Swedish journalist can receive, at the “Stora journalistpriset” ceremony.

Tour the future with the Schibsted Future Report 2017

Explore Schibsted’s view on the trends within tech, business and our daily lives.