RR Donnelley Awarded Multi-Year Agreement by Workman Publishing Co.
CHICAGO—May 18, 2010—R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company (NASDAQ:RRD) today announced that it has been awarded a multi-year multi-million dollar agreement by Workman Publishing Co. Under the terms of the agreement, which renews and expands the companies’ relationship, RR Donnelley will provide a comprehensive array of book and calendar production services. Complementing this new agreement is an existing arrangement through which RR Donnelley provides Workman Publishing with warehousing and fulfillment services.
Workman Publishing Co., an independent publisher, is the creator of award-winning calendars, cookbooks, parenting/pregnancy guides, and fun, educational children’s titles, as well as gardening, humor, self-help and business books.
“Workman’s offering includes a broad array of books, calendars and other publications,” said Glenn D’Agnes, the company’s Chief Administrative Officer. “RR Donnelley’s flexible and comprehensive international platform is an ideal fit for our needs. From a single source Workman can draw on resources that span the breadth of our line, with responsive production and fulfillment services that help ensure that we find the right strategy for each publication.”
“From production to distribution, we continue to expand the capabilities of our integrated platform,” said John Paloian, RR Donnelley’s Chief Operating Officer. “We especially appreciate the opportunity to work collaboratively with valued customers such as Workman Publishing. An understanding of their goals helps to guide our research, development and capital investments as we create solutions that are responsive to our customers’ emerging needs.”
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.