Adtech startup Tomi raises seed funding to make real estate ads perform as well as e-commerce

Industries like real estate, automotive and financial services have long and offline sales cycles and digital advertising tends not to perform well in these areas. The conversion rates are low and bec

Russia’s Ozon.ru Is Selling Its Zappos Clone Sapato.ru To KupiVIP

Some downsizing underway for Ozon.ru, the e-commerce portal commonly referred to as the Amazon of Russia. The company is selling Sapato.ru — the “Zappos of Russia” that it acquired

Maelle Gavet Steps Down As CEO Of Ozon, Russia’s Amazon

A very surprising and sudden changing of the guard at Ozon, an e-commerce marketplace known as the “Amazon of Russia.” Maelle Gavet has stepped down as CEO, effective today, and is getting

It’s Not Fair To Call Ozon An Amazon Clone, CEO Maelle Gavet Says

As the largest e-commerce store in its region, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ozon.ru/">Ozon</a> has been called the "Amazon.com of Russia." But this morning on stage at Disrupt EU: London, Ozon

Amazon Is Finally Setting Up Shop In Russia, Says Report, Expanding Its International Footprint Again

E-commerce giant <a target="_blank" href="http://www.amazon.com">Amazon</a> looks like it is gearing up for the latest chapter in its international expansion: an operation in Russia. According to this

Ozon: Russia’s Answer To Amazon Prepares For Clouds, Won’t Tackle ‘Kindle’ Soon, Says CEO

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.ozon.ru">Ozon</a>, the Russian e-commerce giant that started as an online and electronics bookseller but has since branched out into fashion and logistics services

From Russia With Money: How Flash Sales Startup KupiVIP Is Riding The Middle Class Wave

From a slow start in the aftermath of the Soviet Union, Russia is now Europe’s biggest internet market with 53 million users (compared to number-two Germany at 51 million), and figures from <a href=

After raising $100 million, Russia’s Amazon (OZON) acquires Russia’s Zappos (Sapato)

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/sapato1.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.ozon.ru/">OZON</a>, often dubbed the 'Amazon of Russia', has acquired 100% of <a href="htt

After Raising $100 Million, Russia’s Amazon (OZON) Acquires Russia’s Zappos (Sapato)

<a href="http://www.ozon.ru/">OZON</a>, often dubbed the 'Amazon of Russia', has acquired 100% of <a href="http://www.sapato.ru/">Sapato.ru</a>, often dubbed the 'Zappos of Russia'. I hope I don't rea