December 16, 2009 08:30 ET

ADP & Avery Dennison Receive HROA Customer Relationship of the Year Award

ADP Client Avery Dennison Leverages HRO to Move Its Multi-Local Payroll Outsourcing to a Global Model

ROSELAND, NJ--(Marketwire - December 16, 2009) - ADP ®, a leading provider of HR, payroll and benefits administration services, today announced that its client, Avery Dennison, an industry leader in innovative identification and decorative solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide, was honored with the Human Resources Outsourcing (HRO) Single Process Customer Relationship of the Year HROA Award™ for its HRO relationship with ADP at the annual HRO World Summit Europe Conference in London on November 19, 2009.

In a presentation at the HRO World Europe Conference, Avery Dennison demonstrated how the company was able to leverage its 10+ year relationship with trusted HRO service-provider ADP to move the company from multi-local payroll outsourcing to a global model. Avery Dennison's Global HR Division sponsored ADP as the recommended HRO provider to consolidate Avery Dennison's payroll outsourcing to a single provider for Europe. By leveraging ADP's multinational capabilities, Avery Dennison expanded its global payroll model to include an additional 19 countries and 7,000 employees across Europe, and progressed further toward its strategic goal of global HR transformation -- achieving global governance, cost predictability, and payroll data visibility across its enterprise.

"Our partnership demonstrates how a trusted relationship between a client and its expert provider can enable a company to move forward from multi-local payroll outsourcing to a global HR transformation. Leveraging the unique breadth, scalability, and interoperability of ADP's service offerings for multinationals, Avery Dennison can effectively achieve its strategic HR goals with a consistent approach for all its employees across Europe and beyond," said ADP Corporate VP and General Manager GlobalView, Laurie Eldridge. ADP's HRO services for multinationals are available in over 60 countries worldwide.

Conference delegates at the HRO World Europe Conference cast their votes for the HROA Europe's Fourth Annual Awards. For more information about the HROA awards, please visit and

To find out more about ADP's HRO for multinationals, please visit

About ADP

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP), with nearly $9 billion in revenue and about 570,000 clients, is one of the world's largest providers of business outsourcing solutions. Leveraging 60 years of experience, ADP offers the widest range of HR, payroll, tax and benefits administration solutions from a single source. ADP's easy-to-use solutions for employers provide superior value to companies of all types and sizes. ADP is also a leading provider of integrated computing solutions to auto, truck, motorcycle, marine and recreational vehicle dealers throughout the world. For more information about ADP or to contact a local ADP sales office, reach us at 1.800.225.5237 or visit the company's Web site at

About Avery Dennison

Avery Dennison is a recognized industry leader that develops innovative identification and decorative solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. The Company's products include pressure-sensitive labeling materials; graphics imaging media; retail apparel ticketing and branding systems; RFID inlays and tags; office products; specialty tapes; and a variety of specialized labels for automotive, industrial and durable goods applications. A FORTUNE 500 Company with sales of $6.7 billion in 2008, Avery Dennison is based in Pasadena, California and has employees in over 60 countries. For more information, visit

About the HROA

The HROA is the definitive independent organization for all those who purchase, provide, or participate in HR transformation and outsourcing. The mission of the European Chapter is to educate, promote research, publish, recognize, and provide networking opportunities to foster professionalism in HR transformation and HR outsourcing across Europe. Its membership encompasses over 7,500 HR executives, including the largest 50 buyers, the top 30 providers, the leading sourcing advisors and attorneys, and the best thought leaders in HR Transformation. The HROA brings its diverse membership together to set standards and practices, provide peer networking, and maintain a robust curriculum. For information about the HROA, visit

Contact Information

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    ADP Public Relations
    (973) 974-7612
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    Zach Siegel
    Cohn & Wolfe for ADP
    (212) 537-8102
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