local.ch, the regional search engine, provides relevant, up-to-date information on people, firms, products and services. As a supplement to the data in Directories, local.ch creates a comprehensive Swiss marketplace through the integration of the «Fundgrueb» (repository) and «Autobörse» (automobile exchange) in which local providers and consumers can find and contact each other.
local.ch encompasses more than 700'000 business listings. Searches for unknown firms using the business sector index or by entering keywords are particularly popular. Details and information on services, products and business sectors are accessed an average of 12 million times per month. Every second internet user in Switzerland uses the local.ch online directory at least once a month. With over 2.5 million users, local.ch is among the most frequently visited websites in Switzerland: confirmation for advertisers that online advertising on local.ch is seen and works.