Acquisitions News in the Advertising And Media sector

Mon, 05 Feb 2007: Emap Consumer Media has acquired Yospace Technologies, the provider of multimedia messaging services, from The Parkmead Group and private investors fo...
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Mon, 05 Feb 2007: Vitesse Media is to acquire the What Investment magazine and associated website from Charterhouse Communications for £0.5m, with the transfer of...
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Mon, 05 Feb 2007: The Mill, the London-based visual effects company, has undergone a management buy-out backed by Carlyle Group for an estimated £50m....
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Thu, 01 Feb 2007: WPP has acquired All Global, the London-based market research and data collection company with 44 staff....
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Thu, 01 Feb 2007: Research Now is to acquire OpenVenue, the Canadian market research company, for up to £20m....
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Wed, 31 Jan 2007: Aegis Group has acquired Interview-NSS, the Dutch market research company with gross assets of £5.3m....
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Tue, 30 Jan 2007: Cello Group has expanded its online market research business with the £3m acquisition of a 75% stake in Rosenblatt and a 51% stake in Digital Pe...
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Tue, 30 Jan 2007: Jarrold Publishing, the Norwich-based book publisher with 22 staff, has been acquired by NPI Media....
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Mon, 29 Jan 2007: Digital Marketing Group has acquired Cheeze, the media planning company with offices in Ipswich, London and Leeds, for £9.5m, as well as Jaywing...
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Mon, 29 Jan 2007: Archant Life has acquired Living Edge, the Cheshire-based magazine with seven staff, from publisher Silk Press....
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Fri, 12 Jan 2007: Taylor Nelson Sofres has acquired PressWatch Media, the London-based media information provider with 42 staff....
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Fri, 12 Jan 2007: United Business Media has acquired Quest Media, the London-based conference organiser and magazine publisher, for up to £5m....
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Tue, 19 Dec 2006: Guardian Media Group has acquired the radio operations of Saga Group for undisclosed terms, including services in the West Midlands, East Midlands and...
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Fri, 01 Dec 2006: First Artist Corporation has acquired Dewynters, the London-based entertainment industry marketing services agency, for up to £16m....
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Tue, 28 Nov 2006: Incisive Media is to acquire MSM International, the publisher of financial services magazines, for £...
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Tue, 28 Nov 2006: Ekay has acquired Wallace Barnaby & Associates, the Guernsey-based marketing and advertising agency, for £1.7m....
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Fri, 10 Nov 2006: Media Square has sold Karen Earl Sponsorship, the London-based sports sponsorship consultancy, to The Engine Group for £3.5m. KES provides strat...
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Wed, 08 Nov 2006: Ten Alps has acquired Cameron Publishing, the Gateshead-based publisher with 47 staff, for up to £0.8m, and is now in negotiations to acquire TV...
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Tue, 03 Oct 2006: Medal Entertainment & Media has acquired UGD Britannia Music, the CD and DVD direct marketing company, for £1.5m. UGD Britannia has a databa...
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Tue, 03 Oct 2006: Handbag.com, the network of women's websites, has been acquired by Hearst Corporation's NatMag for about £22m. US-based Hearst Corpora...
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