LLC, an online services provider, is buying Brinkmat LLC, which provides free laundry pick-up and delivery. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Brinkmat, through, provides New Yorkers with free local services for laundry, dry cleaning and tailoring. already provides delivery services for food and beverages from local restaurants, grocers and liquor stores. The deal will allow them to expand their services to include laundry.

Initially, Brinkmat will continue operating as a separate website, but will eventually be integrated into 

Similar M&A activity has been seen among online food delivery companies. In May, food delivery services Seamless and GrubHub merged, and in October 2011, Seamless bought MenuPages.

M&A activity in online business that serve local customers is being driven by an attempt to attract local advisertisers that previously advertised in local newspapers.

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