RealTime IT News, Form Alliance

Direct marketing e-commerce company Inc. and established a strategic alliance under which will be the exclusive provider of online white pages, yellow pages and classifieds for's 5.6 million members.

In addition, users will be offered membership in the's Buyers Club. Financial arrangements were not disclosed. said it will significantly expand the free offerings available to visitors and members of its Web site by co-branding versions of's white pages, yellow pages and classifieds. And can offer its users the opportunity to purchase products at discounted prices through the Buyers Club.

"'s directories and classifieds have become an extremely powerful and popular resource that fits very well into's free Web site offerings," said Laurent Massa, president and CEO of