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Today's Deals: Thomson Swims With the Fishies

Accrue Software + Pilot Software, IDG Books Worldwide + Hungry Minds.com, THOMSON multimedia + Singingfish.com

 Accrue Software (ACRU) to acquire Pilot Software


   *  Amount:         Undisclosed


   *  Terms:            100% stock

   *  Premium:        n/a


   *  Industry:        Performance software


   *  Scorecard:      B


    FREMONT, Aug. 10--Accrue Software , a provider of e-business analytic solutions for optimizing visitor response to Web-based campaign, content, commerce and affiliate initiatives, announced that it has signed a letter of agreement to acquire Pilot Software. The Pilot Software acquisition complements Accrue's existing applications for campaign, content, commerce and affiliate analysis by adding several new clicks-and-mortar applications for the analysis of merchandising, inventory, and operations for both online and Point-Of-Sale transactions. The terms of the proposed stock for stock transaction have not been disclosed.