RR Donnelley Awarded Multi-Year Contract to Produce 'US Weekly'
CHICAGO—August 16, 2010—R. R. Donnelley & Sons today announced that it has been awarded a multi-year, multimillion dollar agreement to produce US Weekly magazine by Wenner Media LLC. The contract extends the relationship between the two companies.
John Gruber, Wenner Media’s COO commented, “RR Donnelley’s platform is an excellent fit for our production process and ensures that US Weekly readers will continue to receive the quality they’ve come to expect from our magazine.”
“Speed and quality are essential to the US Weekly brand,” added Patrick Bryan, Wenner Media’s Manufacturing Director. “RR Donnelley’s platform, with coast-to-coast resources and a reputation for superb color reproduction, is ideally positioned to meet the challenging US Weekly production schedules and to deliver quality that delights readers of US Weekly. We are pleased to extend our relationship with RR Donnelley.”
“Developing and extending relationships with valued customers has been a hallmark of RR Donnelley for more than a century,” said John Paloian, the company’s Chief Operating Officer. “While the technologies that we use to serve customers such as Wenner Media have changed dramatically, the fundamental focus on delivering service and value remains constant, even as RR Donnelley continues to expand the range of our integrated communications offering. We are delighted and grateful to continue our relationship with Wenner Media.”
About RR Donnelley
RR Donnelley (NASDAQ:RRD) is a global provider of integrated communications. Founded more than 145 years ago, the company works collaboratively with more than 60,000 customers worldwide to develop custom communications solutions that reduce costs, enhance ROI and ensure compliance. Drawing on a range of proprietary and commercially available digital and conventional technologies deployed across four continents, the company employs a suite of leading Internet based capabilities and other resources to provide premedia, printing, logistics and business process outsourcing products and services to leading clients in virtually every private and public sector.