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.
With a first investment in France, Schibsted Growth starts building an ecosystem of startups around leboncoin.fr. Schibsted funds part of the EUR 10 million round of funding in Prêt d’Union.
Today the news app Omni launches. For four months Omni has been tested by thousands of Swedes. The result has exceeded all expectations.
Schibsted is one of the nominees of the Most Attractive Global Talent Employer Award with our Schibsted Management Trainee Program.
Since launching online user payment BT has broken its poor subscription trend and is now attracting paying customers in droves.
– 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
This week Schibsted Media group is attending the INMA European News Media Conference in Berlin, represented by Frode Eilertsen and Jo Christian Oterhals.
“Schibsted, arguably the most digitally advanced big news company in the world, is investing substantially in customer intelligence,” says Ken Doctor from Newsonomics.
Schibsted is one of the main sponsors of UKA2013, the largest student festival in Norway, this fall. Thursday 17 October is “Schibsted Day” with strong presence from Schibsted and subsidiaries.
Schibsted Sverige’s Aftonbladet, SvD and OMNI took home awards in six out of nine categories at the “Newspaper of the Year 2013” awards in Stockholm.
OMNI won the category “New Business Innovation”, while Bomnegocio won the category “Core Business Innovation” at the K3 Leadership Conference.
Espen Egil Hansen (48) has been appointed Aftenposten’s new Editor-in-Chief, succeeding Hilde Haugsgjerd. Hansen is currently Digital Editor in VG. He will take up his new position on 2 December.