Affiliate Window / zanox
European leader zanox and the most popular affiliate network in the UK Affiliate Window decided in 2014 to join forces and merge into one. With already a great span in Europe and also expansion in South America, zanox is a great partner for UK and US leader Affiliate Window. While they are still in the merging phase, together they are one of the largest players in the world. The networks primarily concentrate on the following sectors: Insurance & Finance, Retail/Shopping, Telco & Services and Travel.
Reach: Europe, North & South America
Affiliate4You - Familyblend
Affiliate4You is an affiliate network that merged with Young Family Media and goes by the name Family Blend since 2016. It specializes in young families. It is thus one of the few affiliate networks who specializes in a particular audience. The network reaches in his own words three million young families. The network is therefore of particular interest to advertisers and publishers who are active in fashion and/or sell products for children.
Reach: Western Europe
Affilinet is an affiliate network that has expanded its presence in Europe considerably in recent years. Headquartered in Munich, but the company now also has subsidiaries in the UK, France, Spain, Austria, Switzerland and the Benelux. In Europe more than 2.500 advertisers and 500.000 affiliates joined the network.
CJ (formerly Commission Junction)
CJ is Founded in the US, but it's an affiliate network that operates worldwide. They have their headquarters and most offices in North America, but are also very present in European UK, Germany, France, Sweden and Spain. With thousands of advertisers and hundreds of thousands of offers, CJ is very popular among bloggers and small web publishers.
Reach: North America, Europe
Daisycon is an international affiliate network that focuses in particular on the Benelux, Germany and France. It is active in various different industries. In 2008 Daisycon launched travel network Paxz, specially equipped for travel related websites. This isn't surprising since Daisycon has more than 150 advertisers in the travel industry, the largest affiliate industry based on revenue. In total there are approximately 1.000 advertisers affiliated in the Netherlands.
Reach: Western Europe
Since its foundation in 2004, international French-based network NetAffiliation has become one of the major players in European affiliate marketing. Over the years it has successfully expanded into numerous European markets such as Germany, Spain, Italy, Portugal, the Benelux nations, Scandinavia as well as Latin American Brazil. NetAffiliation currently has accounts covering a broad range of verticals.
Reach: Europe, Brazil
Rakuten Affiliate Network (formerly Linkshare)
Rakuten Affiliate Network was formerly known as LinkShare and is seen as one of the largest globally operating affiliate networks. Rakuten covers a huge range of advertiser categories, and there are a few hundred brands who prefer nothing else than this network. Rakuten has most offices in the US, an Asian office in Tokyo and a Europe one in London.