Mochila Announces Expanded International Roster of Spanish Language Members

Mochila Announces Expanded International Roster of Spanish Language Members

New members include Agencia EFE, Expansion and Indigo magazines


New York, NY–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–April 11, 2007–Mochila, (, the first global online marketplace for print, audio, video and photo content, is unveiling its new roster of Spanish language members at the 2007 National Association of Hispanic Publishers Conference in Scottsdale, AZ, April 11 – 14, it was announced today by CEO Keith McAllister.

Since launching their Spanish edition Mochila Español six months ago, the marketplace has expanded their international client roster to 37 members, including:

Agencia EFE, S.A. is a broad-based international news service in Spanish (focusing on Latin America). They feature approximately 550-600 stories daily. EFE offers an unparalleled breadth of coverage in Latin America.

Expansion S.A. de C.V. is Mexico’s most complete and prestigious business magazine, presenting the best stories and business information available.

Indigo Magazines are online magazines featuring content focused on politics, the economy and society of Mexico and other countries. Indigo aims to achieve a constructive dialogue to improve the world, believing that change is not possible without participation, consciousness, and understanding.

Mochila Español launched in September 2006 with Mexico’s largest newspaper El Universal, one of the biggest communication groups in Latin America Editora Abril S/A, Spanish language media company Rumbo and Spanish language weekly newspaper Excelsior. Additional current key members include AP Espanol, dpa en Espanol, Editora Globo, ESPN Desportes, Grupo Diarios de America, Hispanic News Press, Latino News LLC and The Voice.

“Spanish-language media are among the world’s most progressive when it comes to the distribution and acquisition of high-quality content,” said McAllister. “We’re thrilled to be at the service of such a distinguished group of companies.”

Mochila ( is the world’s only syndication service to allow editors the ability to easily and instantaneously acquire the highest-quality rights-managed content a la carte and on-demand. Mochila provides simple but powerful tools for content sellers to set licensing rules, including pricing, embargoes, exclusions and other business terms. Mochila gives content sellers the ability to easily reach new markets while protecting their current business relationships. The Spanish edition of Mochila allows members to upload and search both Spanish and English content. It also enables U.S. based Spanish language media to efficiently acquire content from the home countries of their readers.

Mochila members can also choose to earn advertising revenue through its unique online ad-supported model, Mochila AdMatch. With Mochila AdMatch, content is free and advertising revenue is shared by the buyer, content owner, and Mochila. Currently, ads are provided from Mochila’s ad network partners, 24/7 Real Media Inc., Quigo and Tacoda.

Mochila, the world’s first and only online media marketplace, where members can Buy, Sell, and Earn.

Mochila Announces Expanded International Roster of Spanish Language Members