Latest mergers and acquisitions news from the market research sector.
LRW acquires Tonic Insight
Marketing research firm, Lieberman Research Worldwide ( LRW) has bought online insight communities agency Tonic, as chairman Stephen Phillips exits.
Shapiro+Raj acquires MutualMind
Research company Shapiro+Raj has acquired social listening analytics, visualisation and engagement specialist MutualMind.
Nielsen to buy Repucom
Nielsen has announced it will acquire the sports and entertainment insights consultancy Repucom, for an undisclosed amount.
EBay invests in analytics with latest acquisition
The auction website has acquired Swedish company Expertmaker, which specialises in AI, machine learning and big data analytics.
Dunnhumby invests in Aptaris
Customer science company dunnhumby has taken an equity stake in Aptaris, an enterprise marketing and promotions management technology company.