Building on the value of data and sustainability “If I were to summarize 2019 in two words, they would be ‘data’ and ‘sustainability’. That is good news for Schibsted, as both data and sustainability are core building blocks of our business model,” says Schibsted CEO Kristin Skogen Lund. The value
In the middle of a pandemic, the need for information is unlimited. We are all surrounded by an enormous flow of information, rumours and unanswered questions – not least our kids. Two of Schibsted’s newspapers – Aftenposten in Norway and Svenska Dagbladet in Sweden are now opening up their special
Schibsted is pleased to announce that it has joined the European Tech Alliance. As a leading European digital company, Schibsted has the ambition to be an active and constructive voice in policy issues affecting its various digital markets. Petra Wikström, Director of Public Policy of Schibsted said: “As digital front-runners,
At the Capital Markets Day in March 2019, Schibsted announced the plan for Lendo to expand into new markets in Europe. Lendo has invested around NOK 100 million in EBITDA for its expansion to Austria, Denmark and Poland in 2019 and was planning for a similar level in 2020. However,
The Board of Directors and management of Schibsted ASA are taking measures to respond to the uncertain situation created by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Board has, in full agreement with management, decided to cancel its previously announced proposal to pay a dividend for 2019 of NOK 2.00 per share.
They worked for Schibsted and then left. Now they are back for the second time. Here are 10 “Schibsted boomerangs” – and why they decided to return to Schibsted.
Will lead the company’s international expansion Lendo, the leading fintech company that compares private and corporate loan offerings, is continuing to develop the international organization launched last fall. As part of this process, Roar Bjærum has been appointed CEO of Lendo Group – with the main task of further developing
Schibsted released its Q4 2019 report 13th February 2019.
Schibsted is pairing up with the leading technical university in Stockholm for research on responsible use of data and AI. “Algorithmic applications of data require a socio-technical approach,” says Agnes Stenbom, Responsible Data & AI Specialist at Schibsted. Journalists are exploring new ways of creating and distributing content; digital marketplaces
Prisjakt helps consumers across seven countries to make more informed purchasing decisions. The team behind Prisjakt is dedicated to transparency, and now machine learning is helping them scale it. Prisjakt is a price- and product comparison site with the goal to guide consumers into making smarter purchasing decisions. The company
Distribution Innovation wants to use new technologies in ways that make sense for both people and the planet. With the help of AI they are working to minimize their environmental emissions, but they are convinced that humans still make the best detectives. Distribution Innovation (DI) is part of the Schibsted
The Schibsted newspaper Bergens Tidende is an insight-driven news organization. Their audience engagement team is using computer vision to give female readers more relevant content. From their experience, pairing high- and low-tech solutions is key to success. The small and agile audience engagement team based on Norway’s southwestern coast delivers