Press & News


Strenghtening focus on Growth

Schibsted is stepping up its efforts and is reorganizing Growth under ownership of Raoul Grünthal, CEO of Schibsted Sweden and member of Schibsted Group Management Team. The initiative will work closely with Schibsted’s Strategy and Digital Transformation Department and existing Schibsted Growth and Classified ventures.

Helena Ahlström new GM for SnT Asia

Helena Ahlström leaves her position at Blocket to become General Manager for SnT Asia. She will be based in Barcelona and assumes her new position February 1st 2014.

Aftenposten: Photographers past and present

Today’s talented photographers still need to be where things are happening, to capture those momemts, and to document reality. But the film rolls and hats have disappeared!

Impressive figures from the World Chess Championships

VGTV’s coverage of the World Chess Championships generated 6.4 million views in Norway. This is a fantastic figure, says Managing Editor in VGTV.

Aftenposten marks removal of the print–online barrier with new editorial products

Today Aftenposten is removing the barrier between its print and online products. Readers can now access all content in digital format and enjoy several new editorial products.

Schibsted Growth’s first deal in France

With a first investment in France, Schibsted Growth starts building an ecosystem of startups around Schibsted funds part of the EUR 10 million round of funding in Prêt d’Union.

Premiere of the success app Omni

Today the news app Omni launches. For four months Omni has been tested by thousands of Swedes. The result has exceeded all expectations.

Schibsted nominated for Global Talent Award

Schibsted is one of the nominees of the Most Attractive Global Talent Employer Award with our Schibsted Management Trainee Program.

BT breaks bad run – scores new subscribers

Since launching online user payment BT has broken its poor subscription trend and is now attracting paying customers in droves.

Good results for Q3

– In the third quarter 2013 we have further developed our positions both in the online classifieds and in the media houses. We are satisfied with presenting a good quarter , where our operating profit (EBITDA), excluding increased investments in online classifieds New ventures, increased by 4 percent to NOK

Schibsted sharing insights into data analysis and Web TV

This week Schibsted Media group is attending the INMA European News Media Conference in Berlin, represented by Frode Eilertsen and Jo Christian Oterhals.

Nieman Lab: Article on Schibsted’s analytics effort

“Schibsted, arguably the most digitally advanced big news company in the world, is investing substantially in customer intelligence,” says Ken Doctor from Newsonomics.