ALG Worldwide Logistics and Clark Distribution Systems Forge a Core-Market Strategic Alliance

Oct 15, 2010, 16:21 ET from ALG Worldwide Logistics

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. and HARRISBURG, Pa,, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- ALG Worldwide Logistics and Clark Distribution Systems announced today the creation of a core-market strategic alliance.  This alliance utilizes the management and distribution expertise of both organizations to create a logistics and distribution solution for the print-media sector unmatched in the industry.  This alliance will allow printers, letter-shops, publishers, catalogers and advertising / production management companies to single-source the purchasing and management of newsstand and subscription distribution, destination entry, co-mailing, co-palletization and commingling services as well as international transportation services.  All services will be offered and operated through strategically located consolidation and distribution facilities, with a combined management and operational team onsite at each location.  The first of the combined locations will be in the Harrisburg, PA and Romeoville, IL super-centers, with immediate expansion planned in Nashville, TN and Dallas, TX.

"ALG / Clark's primary focus is to provide cost saving solutions to its clientele by developing technical and operational methods by which companies can reduce their overall cost of goods sold.  This strategic alliance will pool the resources and operational expertise of two organizations providing sourced solutions to the print-media marketplace.  This alliance is one way in which ALG strives to bring ingenuity to the marketplace," said ALG President, Patrick J. Del Monico III.

"The alliance forged between Clark and ALG brings together the resources of two highly regarded organizations with core-competencies providing mission critical supply-chain solutions to the print-media marketplace.  This alliance was architected in an effort to synchronize operational resources and to offer single source logistic solutions for the common good of our clientele," said Clark President & CEO, Skip Fischer.

About ALG Worldwide Logistics

ALG Worldwide Logistics serves the needs of the international shipping community with primary focus on the print/media industry.  Founded in 1982, ALG is a proven industry leader providing co-production, data processing and destination entry services on behalf of its clientele.

About Clark Distribution Services

Over its 30-year history, Clark has built a position as the leading independent third party logistics provider of value-added distribution, transportation management, and international air and ocean freight forwarding services to the print media and other highly service sensitive industries.

This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements including statements with regard to the future performance of Clark. Words such as "believes," "expects," "projects," and "future" or similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements inherently involve certain risks and uncertainties that are detailed in Clark's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Clark undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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