Dun & Bradstreet
Database company MCH Strategic Data said September 10 that it will acquire key assets of Quality Education Data (QED) from Dun & Bradstreet's MDR division. Dun & Bradstreet purchased QED, MDR's largest competitor, in February 2009. In May 2010, the Federal Trade Commission filed a lawsuit alleging that Dun & Bradstreet had gained a monopoly on K-12 education data.
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SK&A is a leading provider of U.S. healthcare information solutions and databases. As part of IMS Health, SK&A researches and maintains contact and profiling data for over 2 million healthcare providers, including 800,000+ prescribers. SK&A's data supports research and marketing initiatives for life sciences, medical device, managed healthcare, direct marketing, publishing, education and more. SK&A's proprietary databases are telephone-verified twice per year from its world class Research Centers. SK&A enables multi-channel marketing and sets the standard for data quality and reliability. SK&A's customers include many of America's most recognized healthcare, publishing and pharmaceutical institutions.
SK&A is a leading provider of U.S. healthcare information solutions and databases. As ...