Printer Friendly

Bacon's Information acquires Advertising Info. Services Division.

Bacon's Information (Chicago, IL), a provider of research, distribution, monitoring and evaluation services for PR and corporate communications professionals, has acquired the broadcast news monitoring division of Advertising Information Services (AIS; New York). No terms were given. Bacon's is a unit of Observer AB (Stockholm).

Bacon's said it intends to integrate the acquired assets into its existing national network of broadcast monitoring offices. Bacon's Broadcast division currently provides coverage of more than 135 broadcast media markets, tracking more than 4400 news and public affairs programs every day, including 24 national and 5 international networks. Clients receive same-day content via any format. Bacon's media monitoring services include the tracking of tens of thousands of print media, including newspapers, trade and consumer magazines, and over 5300 news-related Internate sites.
COPYRIGHT 2003 JK Publishing, Inc
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2003, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Business Publisher
Article Type:Brief Article
Geographic Code:1USA
Date:Oct 31, 2003
Words:127
Previous Article:Aviation Week to launch "NetDefense" in January.
Next Article:"Red Herring" brand relaunched via web, newsletters & conferences.
Topics:


Related Articles
Primedia forms new financial services group, appoints Warren Bimblick to lead it.
Primedia Sells Bacon's Information to Observer AB.
Major trade and professional publication, online & related property acquisitions, fourth quarter, 2001.
True love. (reader forum).
Bacon's Information acquires Media Pulse; expands services.
Marketing 101?: there's no such thing! Marketing with a capital 'M' requires extensive experience in the field.
Totally harsh on your mellow chortle scene, #1.
Broadcast monitoring, media evaluation companies sold to Bacon.
Major trade and professional publication, online & related business information acquisitions, first quarter, 2005.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters