RR Donnelley Agrees to Acquire Spencer Press, Inc.
CHICAGO, Oct. 6 -- PRNewswire
RR Donnelley announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Spencer Press, Inc., a privately-owned printing company serving the needs of organizations that market their products through catalogs and other direct mailings. The transaction is expected to close during the fourth quarter.
Based in Wells, Maine, Spencer Press produces a variety of products including catalogs, press-pasted booklets, free-standing inserts and self-mailers. Spencer Press's capabilities will complement RR Donnelley's existing Catalog and Retail Services platform.
"Spencer Press is an ideal fit with RR Donnelley," said Mark A. Angelson, RR Donnelley Chief Executive Officer. "Adding Spencer Press's respected
capabilities will allow us better to serve both organizations' customers,
and will create fresh cross selling opportunities as we leverage our
Premedia, Logistics, direct mail, and other capabilities. RR Donnelley is
uniquely equipped to provide catalog marketers with the broadest array of
printed products and related services."
Spencer Press was founded in 1940. Its facility has been expanded since then to encompass over 400,000 square feet.