On this episode of The Week that Was, we discuss the status of McCormick Armstrong and its agreement with EP Graphics; Quad and LSC's recent shareholder approvals; the acquisition of Multi-Color Corporation in a $2.5 billion deal; and share some insight into RRD's direct mail strategy.
Quad shareholders voted to approve the issuance of the Company’s class A common stock in connection with the acquisition of LSC.
Quad/Graphics, Inc. reported results for its fourth quarter and full year ending December 31, 2018.
The company, now Quad, is sunsetting several sub-brand names – and consolidating their offerings – under the Quad brand.
Quad/Graphics has completed the third amendment to its original senior secured credit facility to help finance its acquisition of LSC.
Cal Poly’s Graphic Communication Department announced it reached its goal of $200,000 thanks to a matching grant from Quad/Graphics.
Quad/Graphics will acquire creative agency Periscope to expand its integrated marketing.
Wall Street analysts hate Quad’s proposed purchase of LSC because they don’t understand the deal; publishers hate it because they do.
Quad/Graphics will acquire LSC Communications in an all-stock deal valued at $1.4 billion to create a combined $8 billion company.
Quad/Graphics’ Warsaw-based subsidiary plans to expand its integrated marketing solutions with the acquisition of Peppermint Warszawa.