Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Disney Online Acquires Sites From Kaboose
North Hollywood-based Disney Online, the online publishing arm of Disney Interactive Media Group, announced this morning that it has acquired a number of assets from Canadian firm Kaboose, in a deal worth approximately $18.4M. Disney said that it is acquiring Kaboose.com, Babyzone.com, AmazingMoms.com, Funschool.com, and Zeeks.com from Kaboose, to integrate into its lineup of web sites. According to Disney Online, the new web properties complement its existing kids and family sites. Disney Online operates Disney's flagship Disney.com as well as Family.com, FamilyFun.com, and iParenting.com.