acquires Thomson Business Intelligence Market Research Profound further broadened its product and service offerings by acquiring the Thomson Business Intelligence (TBI) Market Research (Profound) service.
The acquisition expands’s international reach with additional content and sales presence in Europe and North America. Profound provides a closed-platform, market research service that complements’s open-format, web-based service.
“Business professionals can now find exactly the information they’re looking for through advanced, proprietary searching tools or expert, unbiased research assistance from industry specialists,” said Rob Granader, CEO and chairman of continuously updates market intelligence and offers business professionals industry-specific insights on publishers and the types of market research that will best meet their needs. Profound is a premium market research procurement service for business professionals that includes advanced search capabilities and a comprehensive taxonomy of companies and industries.