Domain Name Wire

Domain Name Wire

  • What domains Target, CareerBuilder, and others bought on Afternic this week

    1. BY - Jan 23, 2013
    2. Domain Sales
    3. 0 Comments

    Target, CareerBuilder, and the franchisor for TCBY stores make domain purchases.

    As promised, here’s the Afternic sales report for the past week. Some big name buyers picked up domains through the Afternic network.

    Retail giant Target bought TargetScholarships.com and TargetScholarship.com for $1,477 each.

    Nationwide Structured Cabling bought NationwideSupport.com for $1,500.

    Sales consulting company Cohen Brown Management Group bought the killer domain CrossSelling.com for $4,900.

    CareerBuilder bought JobsInMotion.com for $1,588.

    Software company GuideWare Systems paid $3,000 for Guideware.com. Its web address had been GuidewareSystems.com.

    Tax jobs site TaxTalent.com bought TaxBytes.com for $2,000.

    Some MLM program that uses the domain ZijaTeamElite.com bought Teamelite.net for $1,800.

    The franchisor behind TCBY and a couple dozen other restaurants, MTY Tiki Ming Enterprises, bought TuttiFruitti.org for $3,288.

    Fashion store Jollia.fr went global with Jollia.com for $1,573.

    IT support company Computer Network Associates paid $1,515 for i-banc.com.

    Simple Sailing Charters LLC has used the domain SailSimply.com. But now it owns the domain that matches its name, SimpleSailing.com, for $2,000.

    Bay Cities Container Corp. paid $1,195 for BayPak.com

    The owner of GlobalBrains.co.jp went global with GlobalBrains.com for $2,388. (That’s a lot of globals in one sentence!)

    Net Transcripts, Inc. bought the singular version of its existing domain name NetTranscripts.com for $1,488.

    Food delivery site Restaurantconnection.com bought DeliveryDepot.com for $2,088.

    Fleet management company Leaseplan Ltd paid $1,588 for NetworkVehicles.com.

    Data Networks Corporation owns DNCX.com and bought DataNetworksInc.com for $3,588. It doesn’t appear to own DataNetworks.com.

    Amira Foods (India) Ltd. bought AmiraFood.com for $1,495. It owns the plural version already.

    Security company Southwest Patrol bought SouthwestSecuritySystems.com for $1,339.

    Fisher Investments bought InvestAssured.com for $3,988.

    The University of Notre Dame bought WakeUpTheEchoes.com for $2,195. Wake Up The Echoes appears to be a line from its school song.
    Guitar seller The Guitar Emporium bought TheGuitarEmporium.com for $X. It owns Guitar-Emporium.co.uk.

    Lawing Financial in Kansas bought PlanHealth.com for $1,682.

    Camden County Technical Schools paid $2,188 for its acronym ccts.org.

    American Institutes for Research bought Airtest.org for $1,435.

    Online backup service SafeBackup.com bought SoloBackup.com for $1,756.

    The Retina Vitreous Foundation picked up RVFoundation.com for $1,395.

    New York Community Bancorp bought Roslyn.org for $4,000. One of its divisions is Roslyn Savings Bank.

    Metro Communications Company in Illinois bought Metrocomm.com for $2,000.

Leave a Reply