Quebecor World Inc.

Quebecor World Inc.
Integrated Multichannel Solutions(TM)

Integrated Multichannel Solutions(TM)

June 09, 2008 13:28 ET

Quebecor World Introduces Net.driver, a Hybrid Catalog Design That Drives Internet Sales and Interactivity

MONTREAL, CANADA--(Marketwire - June 9, 2008) - Quebecor World Inc. (TSX:IQW) announced today the launch of net.driver, a catalog solution offered as part of its Integrated Multichannel Solutions™ (IMCS™) program. Net.driver is a compact, high-quality catalog that delivers big impact for catalogers and retailers. Net.driver is unique in that it qualifies for lower-cost automated letter-rate postage and takes advantage of the rapid and continuing growth of e-commerce, by driving customers to the web.

"We saw an opportunity to create a new product-one that gives our multichannel customers the ability to do many things exceedingly well," says Mike Bloomfield, Executive Vice President of Sales. "With the growing importance of green initiatives and the demand for increased marketing ROI, net.driver provides a less resource-intensive alternative that will mitigate postage and distribution costs for direct marketers. It powerfully sells products with highly targeted and personalized messages combined with differentiated incentive elements to drive consumers to the web," says Bloomfield.

"We have been able to create a combination of capabilities in a single process that is unmatched in the industry," says Barry Bogle, Vice President of Business Development Direct Marketing. "Net.driver provides marketers a cost-effective method to maintain regular contact with their customers and to generate sales through both phone order and Internet response. Net.driver is produced in a single process, including binding, allowing customers to respond to the marketplace quickly and take advantage of micro trends," says Bogle.

"Net.driver is 100% customizable and designed to be used with marketing database information to tailor messages down to the individual customer," says Bloomfield. "We're ready to show our customers how this powerful tool can begin to make a difference through strategic integrated campaigns."

For a sample of net.driver, or to talk to a representative, please call 1.800.927.0777 or send an email request to

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Quebecor World Inc. is currently subject to Court protection under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act (Canada), and various U.S. subsidiaries have filed petitions under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.

About Quebecor World

Quebecor World Inc. (TSX:IQW) is a world leader in providing high-value, complete marketing and advertising solutions to leading retailers, catalogers, branded-goods companies and other businesses with marketing and advertising activities, as well as complete, full-service print solutions for publishers. The Company is a market leader in most of its major product categories, which include advertising inserts and circulars, catalogs, direct mail products, magazines, books, directories, digital premedia, logistics, mail list technologies and other value-added services. Quebecor World has approximately 28,000 employees working in more than 115 printing and related facilities in the United States, Canada, Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Finland, France, India, Mexico, Peru, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland.

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