Sanoma has signed a cooperation agreement with Assessio, a developer of work psychometric tests. As a result, Assessio tests will be available through Sanoma's Oikotie Työpaikat, the leading job service in Finland.
The joint job-seeker testing offering from Sanoma and Assessio will help employers select the best candidates from among jobseekers. The service will also include a career test for j
Alma Mediapartners, a subsidiary of Alma Media, acquired 15 percent of the share capital of Remonttibulevardi Oy. The company develops Urakkamaailma.fi, a real estate renovation marketplace.
On Urakkamaailma both property managers and consumers are able to publicly ask for bids for their renovations, and the contractors find new customer
While still struggling financially as of Q2 2014, Groupon's (NASDAQ: GRPN) transition to mobile-focused push marketplace is resulting in more consumers buying more deals for more money. Gross billings increased 29 percent to $1.82 billion, and revenue increased 23 percent to $752 million. In Q2 Groupon complet
The Dutch Telegraaf Media Groep (TMG) extended an offer to buy NRC Handelsblad for €90 million ($120 million U.S.), the Dutch and international media reported. So far, the offer was said to be refused by the NRC’s largest shareholder, investment company Egeria, and TMG is considering offering a highe
The Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) was requested by Belgian media group De Persgroep Publishing to approve its acquisition of Mecom Group’s assets in the Netherlands and Denmark, Dutch regulator said Thursday (statement in Dutch available here
Deals marketplace giant Groupon has added CDW SVP and CFO Ann Ziegler to its eight-member board of directors. Recent Sears Holdings SVP Dane Drobny has been named SVP, general counsel and corporate secretary.
Here's the announcement:
Proving yet again that the severe decline of the original push model of daily deals is not going to be its death knoll, Groupon rolls out a snazzy new tool for its merchants. The new Gnome is a tablet-based piece of hardware and software that replaces in-store cash registers. Not only will Gnome know instantly that the store's customer is a Groupon customer too, but its