WASHINGTON/CLEVELAND – MarketResearch.com has completed its acquisition of The Freedonia Group, a Cleveland-based creator of industry research reports and consulting services. The businesses' complementary assets are being integrated, enabling existing services to be enhanced and creating new opportunities for clients of both services.

The acquisition provides businesses, nonprofit organizations and academia a single source of market research stretching across multiple industries, from consumer goods and services to life sciences, construction and materials to chemicals and packaging.

The Freedonia business unit will be led by Jeff Weiss, CEO of The Freedonia Group since 1997. Weiss will report to Rob Granader, CEO and founder of MarketResearch.com and its publishing division. The Freedonia business unit will be supported by both the Freedonia content team and MarketResearch.com sales and marketing management.