By Anthony Ha
Digital media company Purch has acquired Business.com — which, in addition to being a pretty great URL, offers advice and other content for small businesses and operates a marketplace for business products and services.
Purch owns a number of product-focused sites, including Tom’s Guide and AnandTech. It raised a $135 million round last year and has continued to grow its portfolio through acquisitions since then, most recently by buying mobile shopping startup ShopSavvy.
As for Business.com, it was founded back in 1999 and is currently run by Resource Nation, which acquired the brand and assets (with funding from JMI Equity) back in 2011.
Read the full article here: https://techcrunch.com/2016/06/22/purch-acquires-business-com/