Yelp Acquires Restaurant-Kritik

yelpYelp (NYSE: YELP) has acquired Restaurant-Kritik, a restaurant review company based in Hamburg, Germany.

The amount of the transaction was not disclosed.

Restaurant-Kritik’s restaurant reviews will be integrated into the Yelp Germany experience and will allow the San Francisco-based company to further expand its depth of content in one of the most important European markets.

Founded in July 2004, Yelp aims to connct people with local businesses. It is currently present in major metros across the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Austria, The Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Australia, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Singapore, Poland, Turkey, New Zealand, the Czech Republic, Brazil, Portugal, Mexico, Japan, Argentina, Chile, and Hong Kong. Yelp had a monthly average of 139 million unique visitors in Q3 2014.



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