Yahoo sells French shopping service Kelkoo

21 Nov 2008

Yahoo has sold Kelkoo, the French comparison-shopping service it bought in 2004 for $576 million, to a U.K. private-equity firm for a reported $125 million.

Yahoo spokesperson Kim Rubey confirmed to Dow Jones the sale of Kelkoo to Jamplant Ltd., but declined to disclose terms. reported the sale price.

Former Kelkoo CEO Pierre Chappaz


Jim Townsend