Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release April 26, 2012 at 15:15 (EEST)
THE PRINTING PRESS OF ALMA MEDIA'S NEW PRINTING FACILITY TO BE DELIVERED BY MANROLAND WEB SYSTEMS
Alma Media's printing and distribution company Alma Manu Oy has today, on April 26, 2012, signed a delivery contract on a printing press with manroland web systems GmbH. The company continues the business operations of manroland AG's Augsburg, Germany plant. manroland AG filed for insolvency in November 2011.
For Alma Media, the new delivery contract secures the implementation of the printing facility investment as planned, in accordance with the original schedule and cost estimate. The installation of the printing press is due to start in September 2012, and the new facility will be operational in the first quarter of 2013.
ALMA MEDIA CORPORATION
Vice President, Corporate Communications and Investor Relations
For further information, please contact:
Helvi Liukkaala, Managing Director, Alma Manu Oy, tel. +358 10 665 3009
Distribution: NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, main media
Alma Media in brief
Alma Media is a dynamic media company whose best-known products are Aamulehti, Iltalehti, Kauppalehti and Etuovi.com. Alma Media employs approximately 3,000 professionals. The company's net sales in 2011 totalled MEUR 316.2 with an operating margin of 13.3 per cent. Alma Media's share (ALN1V) is listed in the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Exchange. Read more at www.almamedia.com