The domain name BG.com has been acquired by the Neiman Marcus Group which owns the Bergdorf Goodman store located on 5th Avenue in New York.
BG.com has an original registration date of March 1992.
The previous registrant was Domein Bulgaria Ltd. and before that The Bristol Group, Ltd.
BG is also the country code for Bulgaria.
The whois record was updated on July 24, 2011
The domain BG.com is currently forwarding to bergdorfgoodman.com
Now the question becomes how much did Neiman Marcus pay for the domain?
It’s certain a six figure or higher priced domain.
But did Neiman buy it?
Check out the whois address on record of the domain today:
Check out the whois address on record of those domain today:
Now check out the email address for the domain name neimanmarcus.com (correct spelling)
The whois address is:
I checked the UDRPSearch database and didn’t file a complaint for BG.com but the email address on the whois record for BG.com indicates the company may have gotten the domain through legal means rather than purchase.
We certainly hope that is not the case and that the domain owner got a nice payday.