R.R. Donnelley

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R.R. Donnelley & Sons (RRD) is a company that enables organizations to create, manage, deliver, and optimize their multichannel marketing and business communications. It operates through three segments: Business Services, Marketing Solutions, and Corporate. Its Business Services product and service offerings include commercial print, logistics, packaging, statement printing, labels, supply chain management, forms and business process outsourcing. Its Marketing Solutions segment product and service offerings include direct marketing, in-store marketing, digital print, kitting, fulfillment, digital and creative solutions and list services. The company's Corporate segment consists of unallocated selling, general and administrative activities and associated expenses including, in part, executive, legal, finance, communications, certain facility costs and last-in-first-out inventory provisions.

TypePublic
Founded1864
HQChicago, IL, US
Websiterrd.com
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)32,000(-3%)
Job Openings921
Revenue (FY, 2021)$5 B(+5%)
Share Price (Feb 2022)$10.8
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at R.R. Donnelley

Rael Fisher

Rael Fisher

President, RRD Canada
Ken O’Brien

Ken O’Brien

Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Stephen Clarke

Stephen Clarke

Vice President, Sales, Central Region
Matsumoto Yoshinaga

Matsumoto Yoshinaga

RRD Japan Representative Director
Al Dupont

Al Dupont

Chief Commercial Officer
John Pecaric

John Pecaric

President, Business Services, Marketing Solutions
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R.R. Donnelley Office Locations

R.R. Donnelley has offices in Chicago, Atlanta, Austell, Boston and in 58 other locations
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
35 W Wacker Dr
Atlanta, GA, US
5800 Peachtree Rd
Atlanta, GA, US
730 Peachtree St NE
Austell, GA, US
825 Riverside Pkwy #300
Boston, MA, US
65 Sprague St Ste 9, Hyde Park
Breinigsville, PA, US
700 Nestle Way #200
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R.R. Donnelley Financials and Metrics

R.R. Donnelley Revenue

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R.R. Donnelley's revenue was reported to be $4.96 b in FY, 2021 which is a 4.1% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2021)

5.0b

Revenue growth (FY, 2020 - FY, 2021), %

4.1%

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

968.8m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2021), %

19.5%

Net income (FY, 2021)

4.4m

EBIT (FY, 2021)

163.5m

Market capitalization (25-Feb-2022)

790.3m

Closing stock price (25-Feb-2022)

10.8

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

280.2m

EV

2.2b
R.R. Donnelley's current market capitalization is $790.3 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

6.8b6.3b4.8b5.0b

Revenue growth, %

(2%)(8%)(24%)4%

Cost of goods sold

5.5b5.1b3.8b4.0b

Gross profit

1.3b1.2b977.1m968.8m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

1.5b1.5b1.6b1.4b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.1b1.3b

Cost of goods sold

1.2b1.2b1.3b1.1b947.4m943.6m949.0m928.1m1.0b

Gross profit

278.3m278.2m310.9m273.8m214.8m247.7m224.1m217.5m254.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

18%18%19%19%18%21%19%19%20%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

190.8m288.8m280.2m

Accounts Receivable

1.2b1.0b1.1b

Prepaid Expenses

98.6m133.4m101.3m

Inventories

301.8m302.1m352.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(92.7m)99.0m4.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

169.2m150.3m130.5m

Inventories

15.2m5.8m(50.9m)

Accounts Payable

(96.4m)3.5m79.1m
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

172.2k
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R.R. Donnelley Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Clients

50 k50 k30 k

Countries Covered

28

Facilities (US)

214198136

Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.

9.2 m8.9 m8.5 m

R.R. Donnelley Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Precision DialogueAugust 21, 2016
Courier Advisory GroupOctober 21, 2015
Courier CorporationJune 08, 2015
MultiCorporaFebruary 27, 2014
Esselte - North American operationsJanuary 06, 2014
Consolidated GraphicsOctober 24, 2013$620 m
Edgar OnlineMay 22, 2012$70.5 m
StratusGroupNovember 21, 2011
Genesis Packaging & DesignSeptember 07, 2011
LibreDigitalAugust 17, 2011
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R.R. Donnelley Revenue Breakdown

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R.R. Donnelley revenue breakdown by business segment: 78.8% from Business Services and 21.2% from Marketing Solutions

R.R. Donnelley revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 21.6% from Asia, 69.3% from U.S. and 9.1% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

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R.R. Donnelley Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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R.R. Donnelley Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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R.R. Donnelley Online and Social Media Presence

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R.R. Donnelley Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    48/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    47/100

  • Compensation

    F

    41/100

  • Diversity

    D-

    49/100

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R.R. Donnelley News and Updates

R.R. Donnelley Gets Unsolicited Offer After Deal With Chatham

R.R. Donnelley Gets Unsolicited Offer After Deal With Chatham

R.R. Donnelley agrees to buyout deal with Atlas Holdings, at a 21.5% higher bid price

R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. announced Thursday that it has accepted a proposal from Atlas Holdings LLC for an increased bid for their pending merger of $10.35 a share in cash. That is 21.5% above the previously agreed-upon buyout bid of $8.52 announced last month. The total equity value of the de…

Dow Jones Newswires: R.R. Donnelley gets higher bid from Chatham at $10.25 a share

R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. said it has received a new acquisition bid from Chatham Asset Management LLC to acquire R.R. Donnelley's outstanding shares for $10.25 each.

R.R. Donnelley gets higher buyout offer from Chatham Asset Management

Private investment firm Chatham Asset Management LLC on Tuesday outbid an earlier offer from Atlas Holdings LLC for printing company R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. . Chatham said it would pay $9.10 a share for R.R. Donnelley, higher than a Nov. 3 offer of $8.52 a share from Atlas Holdings. Chatham w…

Chatham Asset Management Submits Binding Offer To Acquire R.R. Donnelley For $9.10 Per Share In Cash

CHATHAM, N.J., Nov. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Chatham Asset Management, LLC ("Chatham"), a private investment firm which manages funds that beneficially own approximately 14.9% of the outstanding common stock of R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company ("RRD" or the "Company") (NYSE: RRD) and which...

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky Law, P.A. Announces Investigation of R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company Buyout

WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rigrodsky Law, P.A. announces that it is investigating R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company (“RRD”) (NYSE: RRD) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to RRD’s agreement to be acquired by Atlas Holdings …
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R.R. Donnelley Blogs

4 Operations Tips for Avoiding the Never-Ending ‘Pit of Reaction’

The first step to improving your operations is to admit it’s not perfect. In my experience, I’ve seen many studio operations teams become process-constrained or overwhelmed with completing obsolete tasks. Staff came and went, but for some reason, their daily routines didn’t change. New talent and ne…

RRD’s Doug Ryan Talks Company Transformation on The Tech Blog Writer Podcast

In an episode of The Tech Blog Writer Podcast with Neil Hughes, Doug Ryan, President of RRD Marketing Solutions, discussed the future of marketing in the digital age, and what RRD is doing to adapt as a leader in the unpredictable marketing industry. This is our synopsis of the topics discussed. Lis…

Strategy: 4 Pillars Elevating Customer Experience Management (CXM)

Delivering an impactful customer experience today means communicating with consumers across multiple touchpoints (e.g., online, email, video, mobile, print, social and in-store). And beyond the traditional model of providing customer service, a true, strategic customer experience involves tailored t…

What is the Best Marketing Attribution Model for Your Organization?

To accurately measure effectiveness, marketers need to weigh the value of touchpoints driving engagement across the media mix. This delivers a deeper, more precise understanding of consumer engagement and how to best optimize campaigns by leveraging the touchpoints that generate the most ROI. By del…

3 Inefficient Areas of Your Communications Supply Chain

As the saying goes, “Haste makes waste.” You know what else makes waste? Inefficiencies in your communications supply chain (e.g., untapped technology platforms, non-compliant messaging, poor inventory management, etc.). And nearly a third of C-level executives worldwide say “worsening supply chain …

Build, Buy or Service — How Will You Digitally Transform Your Communications?

Digital transformation is top-of-mind — and a complex issue — for many traditional financial services and insurance firms. Let’s face it. Keeping up with tech innovation and modern multichannel communication is an overwhelming, cost-prohibitive proposition. It’s not that organizations don’t want to …
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R.R. Donnelley Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was R.R. Donnelley founded?

    R.R. Donnelley was founded in 1864.

  • Who are R.R. Donnelley key executives?

    R.R. Donnelley's key executives are Rael Fisher, Ken O’Brien and Stephen Clarke.

  • How many employees does R.R. Donnelley have?

    R.R. Donnelley has 32,000 employees.

  • What is R.R. Donnelley revenue?

    Latest R.R. Donnelley annual revenue is $5 b.

  • What is R.R. Donnelley revenue per employee?

    Latest R.R. Donnelley revenue per employee is $155.1 k.

  • Who are R.R. Donnelley competitors?

    Competitors of R.R. Donnelley include Publicis Groupe, Interpublic Group and Cox Enterprises.

  • Where is R.R. Donnelley headquarters?

    R.R. Donnelley headquarters is located at 35 W Wacker Dr, Chicago.

  • Where are R.R. Donnelley offices?

    R.R. Donnelley has offices in Chicago, Atlanta, Austell, Boston and in 58 other locations.

  • How many offices does R.R. Donnelley have?

    R.R. Donnelley has 66 offices.