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Harland Clarke Holdings Corp. Completes Acquisition of Digital Savings Destination RetailMeNot, Inc.

May 23, 2017

Harland Clarke Holdings Corp. Completes Acquisition of Digital Savings Destination RetailMeNot, Inc.
SAN ANTONIO and AUSTIN, Texas, May 23, 2017 -- Harland Clarke Holdings Corp. (“HCH”), a provider of best-in-class marketing services and integrated payment solutions and owner of Valassis (http://www.valassis.com/) a leader in intelligent media delivery, today announced the completion of the acquisition of RetailMeNot, Inc. (https://www.retailmenot.com/corp/) a leading savings...
RetailMeNot to Be Acquired by Harland Clarke Holdings for $11.60 per share in Cash

Apr 10, 2017

RetailMeNot to Be Acquired by Harland Clarke Holdings for $11.60 per share in Cash
Transaction Dramatically Expands HCH and Valassis' Digital Scale, Advances RetailMeNot's Goal in Becoming a Leading Savings Destination SAN ANTONIO and AUSTIN, Texas, April 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Harland Clarke Holdings Corp. ("HCH"), a provider of best-in-class integrated payment solutions and marketing services, today announced it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire RetailMeNot,...
Valassis’ Cross-Device Retail Campaigns Drive Significant In-Store Traffic

Mar 28, 2017

Valassis’ Cross-Device Retail Campaigns Drive Significant In-Store Traffic
Exceed Industry Benchmarks LIVONIA, Mich., March 28, 2017: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, today announced its cross-device retail campaigns drive more in-store foot traffic, beating industry benchmarks as proven by attribution studies. Worldwide internet usage via mobile devices surpassed desktop in October 2016 and there is no indication of the trend reversing. This makes mobile...
Valassis Acquires Reach Magazine, Accelerating Hyper-Local Footprint in 2017

Mar 21, 2017

Valassis Acquires Reach Magazine, Accelerating Hyper-Local Footprint in 2017
Expands In Cincinnati and Dayton LIVONIA, Mich., March 21, 2017: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced today that Reach Magazine™ will join Clipper Magazine, the Valassis-owned company, further expanding its ability to serve the marketing needs of small business enterprises. Reach Magazine operates in the Cincinnati and Dayton markets and is distributed to approximately 861,000...
Valassis Names Media Industry Sales Leader Mark Ellis as Chief Revenue Officer

Mar 20, 2017

Valassis Names Media Industry Sales Leader Mark Ellis as Chief Revenue Officer
LIVONIA, Mich., March 16, 2017: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, has appointed Mark Ellis as chief revenue officer. In this role, Ellis will maximize revenue across the company’s print and digital media portfolio while identifying new opportunities for growth as well as driving customer value. He possesses more than 25 years of industry experience, robust client and agency relationships...
New Valassis Study: Insights on how to Influence Consumers Along Their Path to Purchase Online and Offline

Mar 7, 2017

New Valassis Study: Insights on how to Influence Consumers Along Their Path to Purchase Online and Offline
Research Indicates ‘Always Connected’ Consumers are Impacted by Discounts Before, During and After Shopping LIVONIA, Mich., March 7, 2017: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, today announced the results of its annual 2K17 Coupon Intelligence Report: “Influencing Consumers Along the Path to Purchase.” Derived from an online survey of 1,000 consumers and focusing...
Valassis Digital Partners with ReachLocal to Launch Search Engine Marketing Solution

Dec 15, 2016

Valassis Digital Partners with ReachLocal to Launch Search Engine Marketing Solution
New Service will Help SMBs Reach and Convert More Local Prospects LIVONIA, Mich., Dec. 15, 2016: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, today announced it has partnered with ReachLocal to bring a turnkey Search Engine Marketing (SEM) service to its customers across devices. The solution will help small-and-medium-businesses (SMB) efficiently convert local customers and can be used as a stand-alone...
Valassis and Lityx Expand Media Optimization Capabilities to Cross-channel Marketers

Dec 1, 2016

Valassis and Lityx Expand Media Optimization Capabilities to Cross-channel Marketers
LIVONIA, Mich. and WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 1, 2016: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, and Lityx, a leader in the automation of advanced analytics, announced today that they are working together to provide marketers a seamless way to deliver automated cross-channel optimization.The joint analytical power of Valassis and Lityx provides advertisers with campaign optimization support for...
Harland Clarke Holdings Announces Valassis CEO Victor Nichols to Be the Company's New CEO; Chuck Dawson to Become Chairman of the Board

Oct 25, 2016

Harland Clarke Holdings Announces Valassis CEO Victor Nichols to Be the Company's New CEO; Chuck Dawson to Become Chairman of the Board
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Oct. 25, 2016: Harland Clarke Holdings today announced that current Valassis Chief Executive Officer Victor Nichols will become the company’s new CEO. Current CEO Chuck Dawson will move to Chairman of the company’s Board of Directors and will continue to be actively involved in strategic initiatives, client relationships and overall corporate planning and strategy.In...
Greg Green Joins Valassis as Chief Data and Analytics Officer

Oct 12, 2016

Greg Green Joins Valassis as Chief Data and Analytics Officer
LIVONIA, Mich., Oct. 12, 2016: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, has appointed Greg Green as the company’s first Chief Data and Analytics Officer. In this role, he will drive the company’s data strategy, vision and execution, serving clients’ interests about data, insights and analytics.“Expertise in data and analytics is paramount to intelligent media delivery,”...
Valassis Increases Local Market Presence with Arizona Area Acquisition

Oct 6, 2016

Valassis Increases Local Market Presence with Arizona Area Acquisition
Clipper Market Place Arizona Joins Valassis as Part of Local Solutions Strategy LIVONIA, Mich., Oct. 6, 2016: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced today that Clipper Market Place Arizona will join Local Flavor, the Valassis-owned shared mail brand. Clipper Market Place Arizona is a private direct mail company owned by newspaper group 1013 Communications, LLC. In Arizona, Clipper...
Valassis Continues Local Market Expansion with Atlanta Area Acquisition

Aug 4, 2016

Valassis Continues Local Market Expansion with Atlanta Area Acquisition
SuperCoups Atlanta Joins Valassis as Part of Local Solutions Strategy LIVONIA, Mich., August 4, 2016: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced today the acquisition of SuperCoups of Atlanta, an independently-owned mailer operating within the SuperCoups franchise system. Valassis is the franchisor and owner of the SuperCoups brand. In the Atlanta market, SuperCoups reaches nearly 200,000...
Valassis Research Highlights Strong Coupon Usage Among Affluent Shoppers

Jul 28, 2016

Valassis Research Highlights Strong Coupon Usage Among Affluent Shoppers
Desire to Save Doesn’t Vary by Income LIVONIA, Mich., July 28, 2016: A recent study by Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, found that coupon use among the affluent continues to be strong despite their six-digit annual incomes. Consumers collectively saved $3.4 billion by redeeming coupons in 2015, according to NCH data, and affluent shoppers were no exception. Valassis’...
Total Loyalty Solutions Launches 1,000th Mobile App and Small Businesses see Positive Results

Jun 2, 2016

Total Loyalty Solutions Launches 1,000th Mobile App and Small Businesses see Positive Results
LIVONIA, Mich., June 2, 2016: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced today the launch of the 1,000th Total Loyalty Solutions' (TLS) mobile app for small and medium businesses (SMB). TLS is a product of Clipper Magazine, a wholly owned subsidiary of Valassis. TLS introduced its first app, aimed at boosting SMB businesses, in 2014. Today, TLS-built apps have been downloaded...
Valassis Calls on Businesses and Consumers To Help Locate and Recover Missing Children

May 25, 2016

LIVONIA, Mich., May 25, 2016: On National Missing Children's Day, Valassis reminds the public to look at the names and faces of missing children in its continued effort to bring them home safely. Observed on May 25 each year, National Missing Children's Day honors the commitment to help locate and recover missing children by reminding parents, guardians, families and communities that every child deserves a safe childhood. It has been observed since 1983 by proclamation from President Ronald Reagan. "National Missing Children's Day serves as a reminder to both consumers and businesses to...
Valassis and Acxiom Join Forces to Strengthen Post-campaign Analytics Collaborative Effort Delivers Omni-channel View of the Consumer

May 12, 2016

LIVONIA,  Mich. and NEW YORK, May 2, 2016 Valassis and Acxiom (NASDAQ: ACXM) announced today that together they will deliver the post-campaign analytics marketers now demand to activate consumers and drive improved results. Consumers interact with multiple media channels along their path to purchase, challenging marketers to identify those influential touch points in order to develop successful plans. Today marketers are faced with building a plan using fragmented data from a variety of sources without the linkage that provides an integrated view of a consumer’s purchase behavior. This...
Valassis Apio Builds an Exclusive Targeting Connection Between Offline and Online Data Creates Industry-leading, Cross-channel Campaign Optimization Engine to Engage Consumers at Home and Throughout the Day

May 2, 2016

LIVONIA,  Mich. and NEW YORK, May 2, 2016 : Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, launches Valassis Apio™ to holistically plan, target, deliver and measure cross-channel campaigns, allowing marketers to reach highly accurate audience segments with the most relevant promotional messages. To learn more about Valassis Apio and how it is helping brand marketers target consumers across multiple channels, visit http://www.valassis.com/valassis-apio.aspx. Over the decades, Valassis has synthesized thousands of offline data points, including demographic, lifestyle and purchase behavior,...
Valassis Leader to Share Best-in-class Personalization Strategy at Industry Coupon Conference

Apr 12, 2016

LIVONIA, Mich., April 12, 2016 Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced today Chris Saroka, Vice President, Digital Media, will share insights on the importance of personalization with integrated print and digital campaigns at the upcoming Industry Coupon Conference on April 20. "Drivers for Change - Millennials, Digital and Personalization" is the theme of the 11th annual conference, presented by the Association of Coupon Professionals (ACP) where Saroka will present, "Personalization: The Next Marketing Channel." Saroka brings 22 years of expertise in print, digital...
Restaurant Leadership Conference

Mar 31, 2016

Valassis Hosts Industry-leading Panel at Restaurant Leadership ConferenceDynamic use of Data Drives Restaurant Traffic Livonia,  Mich., Mar. 31, 2016: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, brings insights into the smart use of data to drive incremental restaurant traffic to the upcoming Restaurant Leadership Conference (RLC). Mark Johnson, Valassis vice president of Team Solutions, who has 24 years of restaurant industry experience, will host a panel at the RLC Innovation Forum April 5 on "Understanding the Process of Applying Dynamic Data to Drive Incremental...
NCH hires Scott Waldron

Jan 8, 2016

Scott Waldron to Lead NCH Marketing Services and Valassis International Waldron's 30 Years of Experience Spans Leading Global Companies   LIVONIA, Mich., Jan. 7, 2016: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, has appointed Scott Waldron as President, NCH, and Managing Director, Valassis International. In this role, Waldron will lead NCH, a Valassis subsidiary and global leader in the redemption, audit, settlement and analysis of promotional offers. He will also have oversight for Valassis' European promotional operations in the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Spain and...