The following was issued by R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company:
Printing and Associated Premedia, Newsstand and Subscription Distribution Services Included
CHICAGO, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company has been awarded a multi-year, multi-million dollar agreement by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) to produce a wide range of printed products. The agreement includes printing, premedia and distribution services for magazines, merchandising materials and event programs. RR Donnelley's ability to reduce cycle times with local turnkey printing solutions will play an important role in supporting WWE's live events.
John Paloian, Group President, Publishing and Retail Services, RR Donnelley, stated, "We are excited to have been awarded the full range of production services needed to help bring World Wrestling Entertainment's printed products to market. Since WWE reaches its audience and advertisers through such a wide range of venues, we are convinced that there will be even more opportunities for the diversity of our platform to bring additional value to their multi-channel marketing initiatives."
RR Donnelley's extensive range of products and services continues to enable customers to streamline their print procurement process by purchasing multiple products from a single source. Additionally, the ability to provide local, regional and national print and distribution services also benefits customers who are dealing with time-sensitive programs, such as events marketing.
About RR Donnelley
RR Donnelley is the world's premier full-service global print provider and the largest printing company in North America, serving customers in the publishing, healthcare, advertising, retail, technology, financial services, and many other industries. Founded 140 years ago, the company provides solutions in commercial printing, forms and labels, direct mail, financial printing, print fulfillment, business communication outsourcing, logistics, online services, digital photography, and content and database management. The largest companies in the world and others rely on RR Donnelley's scale, scope and insight through a comprehensive range of online tools, variable printing services, and market-specific solutions. For more information, visit the company's web site at http://www.rrdonnelley.com .
About World Wrestling Entertainment
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. is an integrated media and entertainment company, principally engaged in the development, production and marketing of television programming, pay-per-view programming and live events, and the licensing and sale of branded consumer products featuring their highly successful World Wrestling Entertainment brand. WWE is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in London, Los Angeles, New York and Toronto. They are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol WWE.