June 1, 2012 / 7:18 AM / 5 years ago

Japan's Dentsu to buy Canadian PR firm Bos

TOKYO, June 1 (Reuters) - Japan’s Dentsu Inc said on Friday it plans to buy Montreal-based Beauchesne, Ostiguy et Simard Inc (Bos) to grab more business in French-speaking parts of Canada and expand in the world’s No.9 advertisement market.

Dentsu did not disclose the size of the deal. Bos had sales of C$23 million ($22 million) last year. ($1 = 1.0358 Canadian dollars) (Reporting by Nobuhiro Kubo; Editing by Michael Watson)

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