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New CEO Skogen Lund takes the helm at Schibsted

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Schibsted, a global family of digital consumer brands leading the way across media, online marketplaces and technology ventures, today welcomes Skogen Lund as its new Chief Executive Officer. “Schibsted is deeply embedded in the daily lives of consumers in the Nordic region, and has an increasingly important role in society.

Welcome to our new website

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We’re excited to launch this new version of our Schibsted website – complete with a new design, structure and content. Our goal with this new site is that everyone who wants to get to know our company will find right and relevant information easily and smoothly. Whether you want to

Schibsted Future Report 2019 – A New Reality

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Out today – our annual outlook on tech, people and business.  #FutureReport

VG launches news product for voice assistants

As Google Assistant launches in Norwegian today, VG is ready with a news product. “We will participate in completely new timespans,” says VG´s digital editor Ola Stenberg. In the USA more than every fifth home already has a smart speaker. Google, Apple and Amazon all fight to offer the best

Schibsted Results 3rd Quarter 2018

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Today, Schibsted Media Group released its Q3 2018 report. The revenue grew 5 percent to NOK 4,358 million, whereas the EBITDA grew 10 percent to NOK 865 million.

Orla Noonan chair of MPI’s interim board

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Schibsted and “Tjejer Kodar” empower women in tech

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The Swedish tech industry faces several challenges, including a lack of technical expertise and increasing competition from around the world. One major issue is the underrepresentation of female engineers. As a result, Schibsted has entered into a long-term partnership with Tjejer Kodar – meaning girls that code – to drive

Schibsted will be divided into two companies

Kristin Skogen Lund when declared new CEO

The Board of directors of Schibsted ASA resolved on 18 September 2018 to initiate a process to reorganize the company into two growth-oriented companies. The international online classifieds operations (preliminarily named “MPI”) will be spun off and established as an independent, listed company. Schibsted, meanwhile, will comprise all activities in

VG reaches younger audience on Snapchat Discover

A sunshine story This article has been reposted from a Blog on INMA written by Jonathan Falk Syustad, a video journalist in VG. The story about VG’s Snapchat Discover initiative has been what we in Norway would call a “sunshine story.” Through the work we have put into this initiative, we have

Schibsted Marketplaces invests in Kodit.io

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As part of its strategy to explore new marketplace models which provide an outstanding user experience, Schibsted Marketplaces is investing in the startup real estate marketplace Kodit.io. The investment gives Schibsted a small ownership stake in Kodit.io as well as a board observer seat. Kodit.io gives homeowners a stress-free way

Schibsted Results 2nd Quarter 2018

Today, Schibsted Media Group released its Q2 2018 report. Revenues grew 6 percent to NOK 4,602 million, whereas EBITDA grew 29 percent to NOK 895 million.

Data leakage from Schibsted Norway third party provider Typeform

On Monday, July 2nd, Schibsted Norway was notified that Typeform, an international provider of online survey and quiz hosting technology, experienced a data leakage. Schibsted users that have responded to surveys earlier this year through Aftenposten and Bergens Tidende are amongst the affected. An email with relevant information sent to