RR Donnelley to Provide Global Supply Chain Solutions to Mobile Accessory Distributor ZAGG Inc.
CHICAGO—June 4, 2014—R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company has entered into an agreement with ZAGG Inc., a leading designer, producer and distributor of creative mobile accessory solutions. Under the terms of the agreement, RR Donnelley will produce and distribute ZAGG's products through an optimized global network of packaging, kitting, fulfillment, warehousing, distribution and logistics resources that also enables synchronized delivery of ZAGG products with releases of mobile telecom devices from major OEM device providers.
ZAGG, based in Salt Lake City, provides screen protection, cases, keyboards, audio, power management and gaming products. The company offers the broadest product offering in its sector through targeted global distribution channels.
"We are delighted to be working with ZAGG to execute a globally integrated solution that will provide them with demand-driven production and distribution that helps to create a unique competitive advantage," said Dan Knotts, RR Donnelley's COO. "Our advanced systems and tools provide end-to-end, real-time visibility and control of all aspects of ZAGG's product movement and conversion activities throughout the supply chain."
Jason Schwartz, COO of ZAGG Inc., also noted: "RR Donnelley's extensive supply chain solutions will allow us to get our products to market in extremely short cycle times while also meeting our expectations for quality, service and cost savings. We also find value in their unique and scalable global platform which aligns well with ZAGG's growth and expansion trajectory."
Padraic Allen, president of RR Donnelley's Global Turnkey Solutions, added: "Our broad, cost-competitive platform supports multi-tiered supply chain solutions that can be tailored to suit specific product and market demands. We believe our approach offers an unparalleled solution which uniquely addresses ZAGG's objectives and drives substantial service improvements and cost savings."
About RR Donnelley
RR Donnelley (Nasdaq:RRD) helps organizations communicate more effectively by working to create, manage, produce, distribute and process content on behalf of our customers. The company assists customers in developing and executing multichannel communication strategies that engage audiences, reduce costs, drive revenues and increase compliance. RR Donnelley's innovative technologies enhance digital and print communications to deliver integrated messages across multiple media to highly targeted audiences at optimal times for clients in virtually every private and public sector. Strategically located operations provide local service and responsiveness while leveraging the economic, geographic and technological advantages of a global organization.
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