ReBuy – from zero to 100 in five years

11 Feb 2013
The German re-commerce market is growing rapidly. Re-commerce players buy and re-sell stuff - mainly used electronic goods, books, games, DVDs, CDs and software, but also used clothes, shoes and bags – for cash or credits (to be cashed in when buying new goods). In a way, it’s success comes at the expense of the German general classifieds market (every item sold on a re-commerce site, is one le
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Christo Volschenk

Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.