Quebecor World Inc.

Quebecor World Inc.

May 30, 2006 14:09 ET

Redcats USA Renews Multi-Year Contract With Quebecor World to Produce Lane Bryant Catalog and Jessica London Catalog

MONTREAL, CANADA--(CCNMatthews - May 30, 2006) - Quebecor World Inc. (TSX:IQW.SV)(NYSE:IQW) and Redcats USA, America's specialty catalog and e-commerce leader, announced today a multi-year contract renewal to produce Lane Bryant Catalog and Jessica London Catalog. The contract tenders a full service offering that includes rotogravure printing, logistics services, mail list processing and premedia solutions.

Quebecor World currently prints Redcats USA's Chadwick's Catalog, as well as their BrylaneHome Kitchen title. Additionally, Quebecor World prints covers and direct mail campaigns for Redcats USA.

"We are pleased to renew this contract with Quebecor World and look forward to building on our successful partnership that continues to strengthen with time," said Jack Graber, Director of Catalog Production and Paper for Redcats USA. "Quebecor World continues to demonstrate flexibility, a high quality of service and a platform that offers us cost-saving efficiencies to help us better achieve our business objectives."

"We are very pleased that Redcats USA recognizes the strength of our platform capabilities and has made the decision to extend our relationship," said Brian Freschi, President, Quebecor World's US Catalog & Retail Group. "We are proud to continue our longstanding relationship with Redcats USA and committed to providing them with the highest levels of quality and service that they have come to expect from us."

Redcats USA's decision to extend the contract was based on Quebecor World's ability to provide a solid, one-stop-shop solution, from premedia to printing and through to distribution. Redcats USA found a great deal of value in the number of strategic solutions that Quebecor World has proposed over the years. These solutions included press efficiencies, quality and service, a compelling logistics program, mail list services, high-impact personalized ink jetting, personalized inserts/covers and smart stitching, among others.

About Redcats USA:

REDCATS USA, multichannel leader in apparel and lifestyles home shopping, has nine well-known brands in its portfolio: Chadwick's, Lerner Catalog, Lane Bryant Catalog, Jessica London, Roaman's, La Redoute USA, KingSize, BrylaneHome and BrylaneHome Kitchen.

Redcats USA is a division of Redcats, a multichannel and multispecialized home shopping company, with 17 brands in 26 countries, a staff of over 20,000 associates and a turnover of 4.37 billion euros. Redcats USA represented in 2005, 25.5% of the turnover of Redcats. Redcats is a PPR Company. For more information:

About Quebecor World Inc:

Quebecor World Inc. (NYSE:IQW, TSX:IQW.SV) is one of the largest commercial printers in the world. It is a market leader in most of its major product categories which include magazines, inserts and circulars, books, catalogs, specialty printing and direct mail, directories, digital pre-media, logistics, mail list technologies and other value added services. The Company has approximately 30,000 employees working in more than 130 printing and related facilities in the United States, Canada, Brazil, France, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Switzerland, Finland, Chile, Argentina, Peru, Colombia, Mexico and India.

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  • Quebecor World Inc.
    Tony Ross
    Director, Communications
    (514) 877-5317
    (800) 567-7070
    Quebecor World Inc.
    Roland Ribotti
    Senior Director, Investor Relations and
    (514) 877-5143
    (800) 567-7070