Finland

Alma Media’s Q1 digital revenue and profit increases

The revenue of Alma Media’s division Digital Consumer Services, which houses the classified business of the company, increased by 6.7 percent in Q1 of FY2015 from Q1 in FY2014. Its operating profit surged by 16 percent. The businesses included in this division are (in Finland) Etuovi.com, Vuokraovi.com, Monster.fi, Autotalli.com, MyyJaOsta.com, Telkku.com, Kotikokki.net, E-kontakti.fi,...

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Sanoma grows its online revenue in Q1

The online and mobile revenue of Sanoma’s Consumer Business segment (including the classified businesses in Finland, the Netherlands and Belgium, with the online auction platform Huuto and marketplace Oikotie) grew in Q1 FY2015 from the same period last year. The net sales of the online and mobile businesses of Sanoma in Finland amounted to €21.9 million or $24 million U.S. – 3.1 percent up...

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Monster.fi launches a salary comparison tool

Alma Career’s Monster.fi launched a salary comparison tool at Palkkadata.fi. It allows you to compare wages on similar positions and in the same area, after participating in research and revealing your own salary. At Palkkadata.fi you can compare about 500 different job positions. To get the salary comparison you have to fill out a questionnaire with 14 questions (of which eight are mandatory)....

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Alma Media’s digital business revenue up, but profit drops in FY2014

Alma Media’s division Digital Consumer Services, which houses the classified business of the company, increased both revenue and profit in Q4 of FY2014 thanks to good performance of its recruitment businesses. Over the full financial year 2014, the segment’s revenue increased, but profit slightly dropped. The businesses included in this division are (in Finland) Etuovi.com, Vuokraovi.com,...

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Sanoma grows revenue in Finland and Netherlands

The online and mobile revenue of Sanoma’s Consumer Business segment (including the classified businesses in Finland and the Netherlands, with the online auction platform Huuto and marketplace Oikotie) continued to grow in Finland and to decline in the Netherlands in Q4 FY2014 from Q4 in FY2013. However, in both countries revenue ended the full year above FY2013 levels. In Q4 the net sales of...

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Oikotie Työpaikat enables video interviews

Sanoma’s job board Oikotie Työpaikat launched a video interviewing tool in collaboration with the American firm InterviewStream. The new solution helps employers speed up their recruitment processes and improves candidate experience on Oikotie Työpaikat. For job-seekers, the video interview tool offers the opportunity to present their competence, skills and personality in a new way. The tool...

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