R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company today announced that it has been awarded a new multi-year multi-million dollar agreement by Highlights For Children, Inc. Under the terms of the agreement the company will produce Highlights magazine, described as the most recognizable and widely-read children's magazine in the nation, and High Five, a version for younger children. RR Donnelley will also draw upon its leading logistics resources to provide co-mail services.
"We are very pleased to enter into this new collaborative relationship with RR Donnelley," said Kent S. Johnson, Highlights For Children's Chief Executive Officer. "Since Highlights' unique vision was brought to life 65 years ago we have continued to incorporate innovations as we bring Fun With A Purpose to children and their parents. We look forward to working with RR Donnelley and to taking advantage of the broad range of innovations that they offer."
"We are honored to begin producing these flagship publications and are delighted to be expanding our relationship with Highlights For Children," said John Paloian, RR Donnelley's Chief Operating Officer. "Many of our employees know from personal experience the role that engaging graphics play in drawing children's enthusiastic interest. We believe that our platform is an ideal match for Highlights' special vision."
RR Donnelley also produces books and related materials for Highlights For Children, Inc.