CHICAGO and LONDON, March 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company (Nasdaq:RRD) today announced that it has been awarded a multi-year agreement by International Airlines Group (IAG) and its subsidiaries British Airways, Iberia and Avios. Under the terms of the agreement, which renews and expands the companies' relationship, RR Donnelley will provide a range of print management, direct response, warehousing and logistics services.
"RR Donnelley has worked with British Airways for many years" said Enrique Grande, IAG head of procurement. "This new contract extends their remit across all the companies within IAG, providing a more comprehensive and efficient service for the group".
International Airlines Group is one of the world's largest airline groups with 398 aircraft flying to 200 destinations and carrying more than 50 million passengers each year. British Airways is the UK's largest international airline and one of the world's leading global premium carriers. Iberia is Spain's largest air transport group and the third-largest in Europe, and the leading airline on routes between Spain and Latin America. Avios draw on its expertise and resources in travel and leisure rewards to offer choice, flexibility and exciting rewards to members of its programs.
"We are proud to have earned the opportunity to expand this valued relationship," said Mike Gordon, President of RR Donnelley's Global Document Solutions and Financial Services offerings in EMEA and APAC. "We continue to build fresh capabilities to serve customers' pan-European and global needs. Our comprehensive platform is an ideal fit for IAG's broadly based requirements and we see our multi-channel services and digital marketing capabilities as a superb match for its customer communications vision."
About RR Donnelley
RR Donnelley (Nasdaq:RRD) is a global provider of integrated communications. The company works collaboratively with more than 60,000 customers worldwide to develop custom communications solutions that reduce costs, drive top-line growth, 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 services to clients in virtually every private and public sector.
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