St. Joseph Print

St. Joseph Print
Trader Corporation

Trader Corporation

October 19, 2006 16:47 ET

St. Joseph Print Awarded $200 Million Multi-Year Trader Corporation Contract

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 19, 2006) - St. Joseph Print announced today that it has been awarded a multi-year contract by Trader Corporation, the Canadian leader in print and online vertical media. The 10-year agreement builds on an existing relationship with Trader Corporation and includes print production services for a number of magazines including Auto Trader™, Renters News™, Resale Homes™ and New Homes & Condos™ as well as numerous other publications covering the Ontario market.

Jamie Blundell, Vice President, Operations, Trader Corporation, stated, "The successful partnership that our two organizations have enjoyed for the past two years gave us the confidence to expand our relationship with St. Joseph Print for the future."

"We have built a strong relationship with Trader Corporation over the last two years" says John Gagliano, President, St. Joseph Print. "Our commitment to providing our customers with an exceptional level of quality and service is demonstrated by Trader Corporation awarding us this contract. They are a dynamic organization and we are delighted to have this opportunity to continue to work together for years to come."

Trader Corporation, a subsidiary of Yellow Pages Income Fund, publishes approximately 200 publications covering four product verticals, including: automotive, real estate, general merchandise and employment. The company's publications maintain a weekly audience of approximately one million readers.

"We're delighted to continue our long-term relationship with Trader Corporation", stated Ray D'Antonio, Executive Vice President and General Manager, St. Joseph Print, Concord. "Trader Corporation's decision to choose St. Joseph Print as their print solutions provider is a testament to our sales and manufacturing teams and their commitment to the satisfaction and success of all our customers."

About St. Joseph Print

St. Joseph Print is a technological leader in digital prepress, heatset web printing, sheetfed printing, and high-volume finishing organized around the offerings of two state-of-the-art production facilities in Toronto. Clients include many of North America's largest and most renowned magazine publishers, financial corporations, retailers, and blue chip companies. St. Joseph Print is a division of St. Joseph Communications, Canada's largest privately owned communications company with four distinct business platforms in content, print, documents, and media.

About Trader Corporation

Trader Corporation is indirectly held by Yellow Pages Income Fund (TSX:YLO.UN). Trader Corporation is a Canadian leader in print and online vertical media with approximately 200 publications and 20 web sites covering four product verticals: automotive, real estate, general merchandise and employment. Its main brands include Auto Trader™, Auto Hebdo™, The Bargain Finder™, Buy&Sell™, Renters News™ and Home Renters' Guide™. For more information about Trader Corporation, visit www.tradercorporation.com.

Contact Information

  • St. Joseph Print, Concord
    Anthony Luceno
    Manager, Marketing and Communications
    (905) 660-3111 ext. 263
    Email: aluceno@stjoseph.com
    or
    St. Joseph Print, Concord
    Ray D'Antonio
    Executive Vice President and General Manager
    Email: rdantonio@stjoseph.com
    or
    Yellow Pages Group
    Annie Marsolais
    Director, Corporate Communications
    (514) 934-4016
    Email: annie.marsolais@ypg.com