TC Transcontinental extends contract to print Best Buy and Future Shop flyers
and adds distribution
MONTREAL, Jan. 14, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - TCTranscontinental is pleased to
announce that it has inked an extension to 2015 of its contract to provide
flyer printing services to Best Buy and Future Shop, and has added
distribution into the mix. With this announcement, TCTranscontinental has
again proven its broad ability to meet the needs of major national customers.
The new distribution services for the two major retailers will cover Quebec
and the Atlantic provinces.
The printing contract, which was slated to end in March2014, will continue
to March2015, and will now include, for the same period, flyer distribution
through Publisac in Quebec. The new agreement will bring TCTranscontinental
about $30million in incremental business.
"We are very pleased to have earned the continued confidence of Best Buy and
Future Shop," said François Olivier, President and Chief Executive Officer.
"The TCTranscontinental teams are proud to provide top-notch printing and
distribution services. This deal demonstrates our ability to serve national
clients with highly efficient expertise and state-of-the-art technology."
David Champion, Director of Media Solutions for Best Buy Canada added: "We are
very happy to be partnering with TCTranscontinental in an expanded way,
benefiting from their multi-channel media capabilities."
This extended contract joins several other multi-year contract renewals and
extensions with other major retail clients, valued at over $1.5billion in
revenues, as announced by the Corporation in June 2012.
About TC Transcontinental
Largest printer and leading provider of media and marketing activation
solutions in Canada, TCTranscontinental creates products and services that
allow businesses to attract, reach and retain their target customers. The
Corporation specializes in print and digital media, the production of
magazines, newspapers, books and custom content, mass and personalized
marketing, interactive and mobile applications, TV production and door-to-door
Transcontinental Inc. (TSX: TCL.A, TCL.B, TCL.PR.D), known by the brands
TCTranscontinental, TCMedia and TCTranscontinental Printing, has
approximately 9,500 employees in Canada and the United States, and reported
revenues of C$2.1 billion in 2012. Websitewww.tc.tc.
Media Nathalie St-Jean Senior Advisor, External Communications TC
Transcontinental Telephone: 514 954-3581 firstname.lastname@example.org www.tc.tc
Financial Community Jennifer F. McCaughey Senior Director, Investor Relations
and Financial Communications TC Transcontinental Telephone: 514 954-2821
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