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Zalando claims to be on track for a profitable year 2014

Zalando SE, Europe’s leading online platform for fashion, today announced that it is on track for a profitable full year after a third quarter marked by continued above-market growth and strong gains in profitability and capital efficiency. If it works … Continue reading

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25 things you should know about Oliver Samwer (CEO, Rocket Internet)

Probably everyone following what’s happening in the startup world has heard of Oliver Samwer before. But aside of some myths and rumors, there is not that much info about the CEO of Rocket Internet out there. Latest rumors say, that … Continue reading

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IPO around the corner? Zalando reports operating profit in Q2

The European e-commerce giant Zalando continued to grow strongly in the second quarter of 2014. Today the company announced that it reached group revenues of € 1,020-1,060 million in the first half-year 2014 (first half-year 2013: € 809 million). The … Continue reading

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Worth reading: Kreditech, Skimlinks, Zalando, Waymate, SBC

There are so many interesting stories out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. With our section “Worth reading” we provide you (once in a while) with some links to interesting articles of other … Continue reading

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Worth reading: Google, Tictail, ShoorK, Zalando, Tigerlily

There are so many interesting stories out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. With our section “Worth reading” we provide you (once in a while) with some links to interesting articles of other … Continue reading

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Worth reading: Achoo, Instagram, Spotify, Wrapp, Zalando

There are so many interesting stories out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. With our section “Worth reading” we provide you (once in a while) with some links to interesting articles of other … Continue reading

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Samwer brothers – on the hunt for new investors

By the end of last week, Yuri Milner (a Russian billionaire & investor in Zynga, Groupon, Facebook etc.) announced that his investment company DST Global is going to acquire a direct minority stake (4 %) in the German shoe & clothing shop Zalando … Continue reading

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European shoe business: Zalando vs. Spartoo

According to the Federal Cartel Office the German Zappos clone Zalando recently was about to receive some fresh capital from Emesco AB, which is a subsidiary of Kinnevik AB. An update of the Federal Cartel Office has now revealed that this … Continue reading

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Zalando’s UK-launch and the plans of a own logistics center

The German Zappos clone Zalando has recently entered the UK market. This means that the Berlin based shoe and fashion-shop is now available in Germany, Austria, Netherland, France, Italy and the UK. Zalando was founded at the end of 2008 … Continue reading

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Zalando published its financial statements for 2009

The Berlin-based shoe shop Zalando has recently published its financial statements for 2009. In this documented year the Zappos-like shop has made a loss of almost 1.6 million Euro. The actual sales figures were not released but the financial statements show that Zalando has … Continue reading

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