Mergers & Acquisitions
A new company, Strategir-WSA, will join the Strategir group of companies as a result of the investment.
Brandbank helps retailers to create, manage and distribute product content and manages retailer and supplier relationships.
Dun & Bradstreet has bought NetProspex, the Massachusetts-based B2B data management company.
Clarus Digital, a full-service digital marketing agency, has clients including Telcel, Citi-Banamex, Aeromexico and Sigma Alimentos.
Information, insight and analytics firm IHS has acquired global comms market research company Infonetics Research.
WPP has announced that JWT New Zealand has acquired a majority stake in Wellington-based digital agency Heyday.
Tempero is a UK-based full-service social media management agency.
Acquisition is part of WPP’s media company Group M and research and analytics business Kantar Media’s partnership with Rentrak.
Market research tech solutions company FocusVision has announced the acquisition of quantitative market research tech and services firm Decipher for an undisclosed amount.
WPP-owned Millward Brown has acquired Ecuador-based market research company Habitus.
WPP-owned Kantar has bought the majority interest in Latin American measurement and research firm IBOPE Media.
The private equity firm has completed its investment, in partnership with Providence Equity Partners and Sterling Investment Partners, in the parent company of Survey Sampling International.
Healthcare and consumer marketing group Cello has announced the acquisition of San Francisco-based pharmaceutical and biotechnology market research company Worldwide Promedica.
WPP’s global creative digital agency has acquired US digital agency Swift.