ALPHEN AAN DEN RIJN, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - Feb 14, 2013) - Single Wolters Kluwer
Brand across Global Markets; New Tagline 'When You Have To Be Right'
Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in
professional information services, is launching a new brand strategy to
reinforce its customer-focused growth ambition. With a single Wolters
brand for all its businesses, the company also announced a new tagline,
you have to be right', illustrating its commitment to solving customers'
challenges and enabling them to make critical decisions with confidence,
Legal, tax, finance, and healthcare professionals in over 150 countries
on Wolters Kluwer's unmatched expert knowledge, seamless product
and latest technologies to make sure they get what they need to do their
accurately and efficiently. The new brand strategy aims to give customers a
consistent experience that reflects how Wolters Kluwer empowers
with essential information, software, and services so they can make
"We understand what's at stake for our customers," says Nancy McKinstry,
Chairman of the Executive Board of Wolters Kluwer. "This brand strategy,
applies across all our employees and customer segments worldwide, is
that conviction. It marks an important evolution of our business: we are
increasingly developing integrated products that combine essential
with technology solutions to provide our customers with answers, insights
improved productivity. 'When you have to be right' is a powerful way of
capturing the business reality for Wolters Kluwer customers, who make
decisions every day."
The relevancy and significance of the Wolters Kluwer brand will become even
apparent to customers, employees, and investors around the globe, as all
products and services in every market adopt the Wolters Kluwer master
Creating wider international recognition for the Wolters Kluwer brand
the company's global footprint and its business strategy, and helps
for growth in the years ahead.
"In recent years, the Wolters Kluwer name has gained increasing recognition
our markets," says Caroline Wouters, Wolters Kluwer's global brand leader.
"Adopting the unified brand will make it easier for everyone who interacts
Wolters Kluwer to understand and benefit from what we offer. It will also
all Wolters Kluwer's businesses to share knowledge and expertise."
About Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer is a leading global information services and solutions
It provides information, software, and services that help legal, tax,
and healthcare professionals make their most critical decisions effectively
with confidence. Customers depend on Wolters Kluwer services and solutions
successfully move through the complex layers of data and regulation that
modern business and government.
Wolters Kluwer had 2011 annual revenues of EUR3.4 billion. The group
18,500 people worldwide and maintains operations in over 40 countries
Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. The company is
headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Wolters Kluwer
quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (symbol: WKL) and are included in the AEX and
Euronext 100 indices.
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