Quad/Graphics is an American printing company, based in Sussex, Wisconsin. It was founded on July 13, 1971, by Harry and Elizabeth Quadracci. The company has 39 printing facilities in the United States, as well as facilities throughout Europe, Canada, and Latin America. Quad prints numerous magazines, including BusinessWeek, Milwaukee Magazine, Time, Sports Illustrated, People and Maria Trinidad
In July 2010, Quad/Graphics acquired competitor World Color Press. In August 2010, the company announced that it would be closing five of its plants as part of a consolidation plan related to the acquisition of World Color Press. In November 2010, Quad/Graphics, Inc acquired Commercial and Specialty Products Printer HGI Company.
In July 2011, Quad announced an asset swap with the Transcontinental Inc where Quad would acquire Transcontinental's Mexican assets along with its black and white book printing business for U.S. export in exchange for seven of Quad Graphics' Canadian facilities. Former Quebecor World plant in Aurora, Ontario is now a TC Transcontinental facility.
|Industry||Commercial and industrial printing|
|Key people||Joel Quadracci, President and CEO|
|Revenue||$4 billion USD (2012)|
|Founder||Harry V. Quadracci|
|Number of employees||22,500 (2016)|
NPS is a customer loyalty metric that measures customers’ willingness to not only return for another purchase or service but also make a recommendation to their family, friends or colleagues.
It is a powerful and effective technique, which can greatly increase a company's revenue if used properly.
The main advantages of NPS are close correlation with a company's growth and easy collection, interpretation and communication of the data.
Net Promoter Score is a number from -100 from 100.
Scores higher than 0 are typically considered to be good and scores above 50 are considered to be excellent.
The industry average for Publishing, Printing is 0.
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We have estimated the Net Promoter Score of Quad/Graphics based on the publicly available information
including the sentiment of the company-related tweets, 3rd party reviews, and Alexa ratings.