Nielsen Acquired

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Nielsen Company - Company History - Mergers and Acquisitions
... The company was acquired by the Dun Bradstreet Company in 1984 ... D B, as it is known today, broke Nielsen into two separate companies in 1996 ... These were Nielsen Media Research, which was responsible for TV ratings, and AC Nielsen, which was responsible for consumer shopping trends and box-office data ...

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