R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company (NASDAQ:RRD) announced today that it has been awarded a new production agreement that expands the multi-year multi-million dollar contract that it had previously reached with Grupo Editorial Norma. Under the terms of the expanded agreement RR Donnelley’s Latin American operations will produce textbooks for delivery in Chile and Argentina.
Grupo Editorial Norma specializes in creating, designing, producing, marketing and distributing all book genres and formats to a variety of audiences. Through Norma Educación, it provides editorial content and educational services that foster improvements in educational quality both in Latin America and in the Spanish-speaking sectors of the United States. Among the products that Norma Educación handles are school textbooks, dictionaries, atlases and encyclopedias for most of the countries in Latin America.
“We serve more than a dozen countries in Latin America and RR Donnelley matches up to our needs exceptionally well,” said Luis Fernando Ramirez, Country Manager of Grupo Editorial Norma in Chile. “Their ability to produce and distribute high quality products throughout Latin America in support of our educational mission delivers value to Norma Educación.”
“We are very pleased to expand our relationship with Grupo Editorial Norma,” stated Luiz Bring, President of RR Donnelley in Latin America. “Our extensive Latin American operations work together with our platform in North America, Europe and Asia to serve customers internationally. Our employees look forward to producing these important texts.”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.