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Veritiv to Sponsor Paper and Print Industry Educational Breakfast Meeting at Graph Expo 2014


ATLANTA and LOVELAND, Ohio ‒ Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV) will sponsor an educational breakfast meeting at Graph Expo 2014 hosted by WhatTheyThink, a leading media organization of the print and publishing industry. The event will take place Tuesday, September 30 at 8:30 a.m. CST at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. 

Dr. Joe Webb, Director, WhatTheyThink Economics and Research Center, will lead a discussion on issues impacting the print and publishing industry, including:

          ·         An economic outlook for North America;

          ·         Engaging the automated and analytic communications marketplace;

          ·         Print shipment forecasts and unseen marketplace restructuring;

          ·         Hidden and emerging challenges for print business management;

          ·         An executive overview of This Point Forward, a new book by Dr. Joe Webb and Richard Romano. 

“We are very pleased to sponsor this event at one of the industry’s premier conferences,said Steve DeVoe, Vice President, Strategy & Category Management – Print, for Veritiv. “A thoughtful discussion and analysis around the economic outlook, as well as industry trends and insights, will be of great value to our colleagues as they begin to prepare business planning efforts for the coming year.”

Additional information about the meeting is available here. Attendees at Graph Expo 2014 can stop by Veritiv Booth #1272 to receive a complimentary copy of This Point Forward.

About Veritiv

Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV), with corporate offices in Atlanta and Loveland, Ohio, is a North American leader in business-to-business distribution solutions. Serving customers across virtually every industry, Veritiv provides print, packaging, facility and logistics solutions that help shape the success of its customers. Established in 2014, following the merger of International Paper Company’s xpedx division and Unisource Worldwide, the company employs approximately 9,500 team members across more than 170 distribution centers throughout the U.S., Mexico and Canada. For more information about Veritiv and its business segments visit

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Veritiv Contact:

Kevin Feeney, Director, Corporate Communications