Rockaway, N.J.—Advantage Business Media, which publishes R&D Magazine, has acquired Vicon Publishing. Financial terms of the deal, which will expand Advantage's presence in the laboratory and forensic sciences, were not disclosed.
Advantage Business Media said Vicon will be renamed Vicon Business Media. Among the titles published by Vicon are ALN Magazine, ALN World, Controlled Environments Magazine and Forensic Magazine. The company also produces the TurnKey Conference, which serves the laboratory animal facility sector.
Advantage also acquired Continuity Insights, a magazine and trade show business focusing on continuity risk management planning in May of last year.