Exchange & Mart to trade on Web

Classified advertising trading bible Exchange & Mart will launch on the Internet on January 1 next year, promising a vast database of over 300,000 products and services for sale.

The site will employ the word search engine Verity to trawl the large amount of information which will divided into specific product categories.

"The content is ideally suited to the Internet," said Gordon Wilson, Exchange & Mart's marketing and new media director," who added that eventually the site will be used to springboard other services including selling.