PostCom Members News 

October, 2018

LSC Communications & QuadGraphicsQuad/Graphics, Inc. (NYSE: QUAD) (“Quad/Graphics” or “Quad”), a leading marketing solutions provider, and LSC Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LKSD) (“LSC Communications”), a leader in print and digital media solutions, today announced that their boards of directors have approved a definitive agreement whereby Quad will acquire LSC Communications in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $1.4 billion, including the refinancing of LSC Communications’ debt. As of September 30, 2018, the combined company would have had annual revenue of approximately $8 billion.

Acxiom  Acxiom LLC, the data foundation for the world’s best marketers, today announced that the acquisition of Acxiom by Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) is complete. Acxiom will operate as an independent company under the Acxiom brand led by co-presidents Dennis Self and Rick Erwin. Transaction details can be found in IPG’s press release.  Acxiom will continue to offer the broadest set of marketing data and service offerings in the industry for helping brands, their agencies, and their technology partners navigate the complexity of creating exceptional experiences across every consumer touchpoint. Acxiom’s nearly 50 years of expertise and leadership in ethical data use will continue to be a differentiator in this era where consumers expect – and regulations increasingly demand – accountability, transparency and choice in how consumer data is used.