Marketplace

Aukro.cz automates its B2B communication

The Czech’s biggest marketplace Aukro.cz, owned by Naspers’s Allegro Group, launched the SALESmanago marketing automation system to boost its B2B online communication. SALESmanago is a marketing automation system created by the Polish company Benhauer. According to Datanyze, it is the tenth most popular marketing automation platform in the world. Aukro will use SALESmanago to identify...

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EBay mobile auction bids not working

We’ve just tried it ourselves and confirmed that EBay shoppers, at least in the U.S., are unable to bid on items in its Marketplace.  According to Ecommerce Bytes this has been going on since the morning of August 27, so now into its third day. That’s a lot of lost revenue to have not been resolved as yet! In trying to place a bid the buyers gets the message they cannot bid because...

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Ribbitcoin enters global currency market

Latin America has been home to a number of start-ups, which see in the region a burgeoning market. The same can be said to well-established enterprises, which are targeting the Portuguese and Spanish speaking audience. EBay, Amazon, Schibsted and other global companies already have a presence in the region, and many others are coming. Ribbitcoin is one of them. The new marketplace, based in...

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Cox reorganizes automotive businesses; acquisitions likely to join AutoTrader.com

AutoTrader Group has been one of the most acquisitive of automotive service providers, with the flagship AutoTrader.com enhancing its own consumer search and dealer lead-generation services by way of vendor and platform buys. With the recent announcement of the new Cox Automotive, however, AutoTrader Group is no more.  Cox Automotive has told the AIM Group that what will continue are...

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58.com drafts executives from competiton

China’s largest online classified company, 58.com Inc., has recently recruited or promoted executives with experience in three other Chinese Internet businesses. The move hints at the further development of its business. The company announced Aug. 22 the appointment of a new director from Asia’s biggest Internet company, Tencent Holdings, Ltd, as well as the promotion to senior positions in...

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Allegro begins to sort listings by relevance

Allegro.pl introduced an option to sort listings on the search results list by relevance. It enables users to get more personalized search results. Listings displayed after selecting the “greatest relevance” option (can be set as default option), are dynamically selected based on the most common choices of all buyers. The more buyers are attracted to a given listing, the higher it...

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