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NewspaperDirect Partner Extends Service To Eastern Caribbean

Tuesday, April 15, 2003

April 15, 2003 -- NewspaperDirect, a technology company specializing in the digital delivery and printing of travel editions of newspapers from around the world, has signed a new license partner, NewspaperDirect Caribbean, making its service available for the first time across the Caribbean. Travelers and residents in Anguilla, Barbados, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, St. Vincents & The Grenadines and Trinidad &Tobago now have access to same-day, print versions of NewspaperDirect’s catalog of more than 160 newspaper titles. NewspaperDirect’s titles, ranging from The New York Post and San Jose Mercury News to Le Figaro and El Pais, are digitally delivered outside of their original markets and laser-printed in an 11"x17" (A3) format. All of NewspaperDirect’s offerings are exact reproductions of the original printed editions, delivered in a more portable format. In addition to the new foothold in the Caribbean, the service is currently available through NewspaperDirect’s network of international partners and licensees, including major hotel chains, cruise lines and retail outlets.