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Many novelties at Italy’s Subito.it

A new CEO, a redesign for the ad-listing page, spending on advertising and marketing and more investment in mobile – a lot is new at Subito.it, Schibsted’s general classifieds platform in Italy with a marketshare of 68.5 percent. Easy, intuitive, immediate: Subito.it has become the reference point for Italians on the go. Forty percent of the visits comes from the mobile version of the...

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Amazon, EBay vie with service marketplaces?

The rumor we first reported back in June has come to fruition – Amazon has launched a service marketplace. This content is available to Classified Intelligence Report clients. Want to know more about becoming a client? Click...

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News Corp buys into Indian real estate site

As promised earlier this year, News Corp has acquired yet again.  The global media giant and new owner of Realtor.com and its sister properties, has now purchased a 25 percent stake in India-based real estate marketing firm PropTiger.com and its parent company. PropTiger has a database of more than 100,000 properties for sale in 12 cities across India. Here’s the announcement:  News Corp...

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EBay contest tries boosting seller effort

While not all sellers got the email, select EBay sellers have been prompted to grow their marketplace sales by EBay-determined sales goals, and a reward. “Because your past sales indicate that you can sell even more, we’d like to give you a personalized sales goal of $(redacted) – and help you meet it,” is the message they received, and ECommerce Bytes shared. ” To...

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Wanelo adds in-app e-commerce

Mobile app marketplace Wanelo has finally added e-commerce, for those of  its merchants who have said okay. Urban Outfitters is one of the first, and according to Re/Code, this is the first time the noted merchant has let another platform sell its products.  About 200 merchants that include Nasty Gal, Nicole Miller,  American Apparel, and Zara Terez have made their 500,000 products...

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Milanuncios acquisition cleared in Spain

blackjack games This must have been news Schibsted kept for itself all weekend. This Monday morning, before the stock market opened, Schibsted sent out a message that the Milanuncios acquisition had been cleared… This content is available to Classified Intelligence Report clients. Want to know more about becoming a...

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