Zalando

DGAP-News: Zalando SE: Proposed Change to the Supervisory Board

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 11:01am

Zalando Annual General Meeting 2021 will be held virtually on May 19, 2021

Key Points: 
  • Zalando Annual General Meeting 2021 will be held virtually on May 19, 2021
    BERLIN, April 8, 2021 // The Supervisory Board of Zalando has proposed the election of Niklas stberg to the Supervisory Board.
  • Ms. Cristina Stenbeck, Chairperson of the Supervisory Board and Nomination Committee of the Supervisory Board, says: "We look forward to working with Niklas stberg as a new member of Zalando's Supervisory Board.
  • We are confident that Niklas will bring beneficial insights and perspectives to the work of the Supervisory Board."
  • His leadership on the previous and new proposed remuneration frameworks have been instrumental in attracting and retaining our very talented team at Zalando."

Zalando Launches Spring Campaign to Laud Society's Champions & Celebrate Their Values

Monday, March 22, 2021 - 6:00am

Launching on March 21st, the 'Here to Stay' Marketing initiative gives people and their values and stories a stage.

Key Points: 
  • Launching on March 21st, the 'Here to Stay' Marketing initiative gives people and their values and stories a stage.
  • Each image is overlaid with a bold statement signalling lasting progress on the highlighted value is 'Here to Stay'; including 'Sustainability.
  • The campaign goes in line with Zalando's ambition to contribute to a more inclusive future for everyone.
  • "This campaign is a celebration of values which are at the core of Zalando, specifically embracing diversity and inclusivity.

Zalando Launches Spring Campaign to Laud Society's Champions & Celebrate Their Values

Monday, March 22, 2021 - 6:00am

Launching on March 21st, the 'Here to Stay' Marketing initiative gives people and their values and stories a stage.

Key Points: 
  • Launching on March 21st, the 'Here to Stay' Marketing initiative gives people and their values and stories a stage.
  • Each image is overlaid with a bold statement signalling lasting progress on the highlighted value is 'Here to Stay'; including 'Sustainability.
  • The campaign goes in line with Zalando's ambition to contribute to a more inclusive future for everyone.
  • "This campaign is a celebration of values which are at the core of Zalando, specifically embracing diversity and inclusivity.

Varada and Starburst Announce Strategic Partnership to Help Enterprises Accelerate Data Lake Adoption

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 10:00am

Varada, based on its dynamic and adaptive indexing technology, delivers dramatic acceleration for data lake queries running on thousands of dimensions.

Key Points: 
  • Varada, based on its dynamic and adaptive indexing technology, delivers dramatic acceleration for data lake queries running on thousands of dimensions.
  • Starburst and Varada technologies together deliver a set of synergistic capabilities that offer the high performance of data warehouses also for queries running on massive data lakes.
  • "The data lake is a fundamentally transformative change in data architecture for enterprises that have relied on data warehouses multiple decades," said Justin Borgman, chairman & CEO of Starburst.
  • Trusted by companies like Zalando, FINRA and Cond Nast, Starburst helps companies make better decisions faster on all data.

DGAP-News: Zalando targets more than EUR 30 billion GMV by 2025

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 8:02am

Strong financial year 2020 with 30.4% GMV growth, 5.3% adjusted EBIT margin

Key Points: 
  • Strong financial year 2020 with 30.4% GMV growth, 5.3% adjusted EBIT margin
    BERLIN, MARCH 16, 2021 // Following a strong financial year 2020, Zalando significantly upgrades its growth ambitions and aims to grow Gross Merchandise Volume (GMV) to more than EUR 30 billion by 2025.
  • In 2020, Zalando achieved EUR 10.7 billion GMV, accelerating its growth to 30.4% year-on-year driven by an outstanding intake of new customers and strong Partner Program performance.
  • Following an extraordinarily strong start to the year 2021 with expected GMV growth of around 50% in the first quarter, Zalando expects to grow GMV by 27-32% to EUR 13.6-14.1 billion in the financial year 2021.
  • Revenues will trail GMV growth as a result of the ongoing platform transition at 24-29% growth or EUR 9.9-10.3 billion.

DGAP-News: Zalando welcomes new shareholders

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 9:01am

The step announced today comes more than ten years after Kinnevik's first investment into Zalando and will allow all Kinnevik shareholders to become direct shareholders in Zalando.

Key Points: 
  • The step announced today comes more than ten years after Kinnevik's first investment into Zalando and will allow all Kinnevik shareholders to become direct shareholders in Zalando.
  • Rubin Ritter, Zalando Co-CEO, says: "We are very grateful for Kinnevik's support on our journey to build Europe's Starting Point for Fashion.
  • After such a successful partnership, granting Kinnevik shareholders direct exposure to Zalando is a logical next step and we are looking forward to welcoming them as direct shareholders in Zalando.
  • Also going forward, Zalando intends to remain focused on capturing market share and building Europe's Starting Point for Fashion.

Starburst Announces Investment From David Schneider, President Emeritus At ServiceNow

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Starburst today announced an undisclosed investment from David Schneider who will bring his expertise from leadership positions at ServiceNow, EMC, and Data Domain to help build and scale Starbursts growth strategy.

Key Points: 
  • Starburst today announced an undisclosed investment from David Schneider who will bring his expertise from leadership positions at ServiceNow, EMC, and Data Domain to help build and scale Starbursts growth strategy.
  • Im happy to join the group of investors and help coach the Starburst leadership team to ensure they reach their potential.
  • Trusted by companies like Zalando, FINRA, and Cond Nast, Starburst helps companies make better decisions faster on all data.
  • Starburst and the Starburst logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Starburst Data, Inc.
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210114005513/en/

Full In Partners Leads €17 Million Investment in Global Data Privacy Leader Usercentrics

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 1:07pm

MUNICH, Dec. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier technology growth equity investor Full In Partners announced a 17 million Series B investment in Usercentrics , the leader in user consent management solutions.

Key Points: 
  • MUNICH, Dec. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier technology growth equity investor Full In Partners announced a 17 million Series B investment in Usercentrics , the leader in user consent management solutions.
  • "Full In epitomizes what we were looking for in a partnership," said Mischa Rrup, CEO and Founder of Usercentrics.
  • Over the past year, Usercentrics has quadrupled annual recurring revenue, grown headcount to almost 100 employees, and signed premier enterprise accounts including Daimler Global, Porsche, and Zalando.
  • Usercentrics' solution ensures alignment between marketing, data strategy, and international data protection regulations such as GDPR and CCPA.

Zalando Partners With Fashion Industry Names to Release Never Before Seen Images on the Theme of Human Connection

Friday, December 11, 2020 - 9:34am

The campaign features Brooklyn Beckham, Diane von Furstenberg, Jeremy Scott and Munroe Bergdorf sharing candid images showing the ultimate expression of human connection and solidarity: the hug.

Key Points: 
  • The campaign features Brooklyn Beckham, Diane von Furstenberg, Jeremy Scott and Munroe Bergdorf sharing candid images showing the ultimate expression of human connection and solidarity: the hug.
  • As part of the efforts to celebrate the power of human connection, Zalando is also supporting the Red Cross to help those who may be isolated and lacking that connection at this time.
  • For each post tagging @Zalando and using #WeWillHugAgain, Zalando will donate 5 to the Red Cross.
  • The images they've shared celebrate the beauty of human connection, and we want to inspire the feeling of hope and optimism in these challenging times.

Zalando Partners With Fashion Industry Names To Release Never Before Seen Images On The Theme Of Human Connection

Friday, December 11, 2020 - 9:30am

The campaign features Brooklyn Beckham, Diane von Furstenberg, Jeremy Scott and Munroe Bergdorf sharing candid images showing the ultimate expression of human connection and solidarity: the hug.

Key Points: 
  • The campaign features Brooklyn Beckham, Diane von Furstenberg, Jeremy Scott and Munroe Bergdorf sharing candid images showing the ultimate expression of human connection and solidarity: the hug.
  • As part of the efforts to celebrate the power of human connection, Zalando is also supporting the Red Cross to help those who may be isolated and lacking that connection at this time.
  • For each post tagging @Zalando and using #WeWillHugAgain, Zalando will donate 5 to the Red Cross.
  • The images they've shared celebrate the beauty of human connection, and we want to inspire the feeling of hope and optimism in these challenging times.