Thomson Reuters, a source of information for businesses and professionals, announced the addition of authoritative business and news content to Thomson Innovation, a provider of intellectual property research and analysis. Combining business and news information with comprehensive patent data and scientific literature, Thomson Innovation provides a resource for prior art and competitive intelligence research. The collection of business and news content in Thomson Innovation includes: News, Product information, Business intelligence information, and International market information. The new business collections can each be searched independently or in conjunction with patent and scientific literature on Thomson Innovation. In addition, these collections share common functionality with other Thomson Innovation collections, such as alerts, work files, and multi-color highlighting.