Commonwealth Business Media was acquired by UBM on July 5, 2006

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Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.

400 Windsor Corp. Park, 50 Millstone Rd.,Ste.200,
East Windsor, New Jersey 08520
United States,
(609) 371-7701

Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. (CBM) is a provider of dedicated information products and services, including customized and proprietary data, magazines, directories, references, newsletters, and online services, to the international trade and transportation industry of North America. CBM, based in East Windsor, New Jersey, was formed by BP to acquire, from PRIMEDIA, Inc., the assets of the PRIMEDIA Directories Group.

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