InnerWorkings Signs Global Agreement with William Grant & Sons
Partnership with premium spirits distiller to drive efficiencies and cost savings
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- InnerWorkings (NASDAQ:INWK), a leading global marketing supply chain company, today announced that it has signed a global managed services agreement with William Grant & Sons Distillers, Ltd, a premium spirits company headquartered in the United Kingdom that distills some of the world's leading brands, such as Glenfiddich, The Balvenie, Hendrick's Gin, Sailor Jerry Rum and Milagro Tequila. The agreement builds on InnerWorkings' existing partnership with William Grant & Sons, USA that began in 2010.
"We look forward to providing our best-in-class point-of-sale solutions to William Grant & Sons," said Seth Kessler, senior vice president, global strategy at InnerWorkings. "William Grant & Sons will benefit from our superior execution, high level of quality, and focus on efficiency. We're excited to expand our existing partnership into a relationship that spans the globe."
InnerWorkings will manage such categories as retail point-of-sale and promotional merchandise for William Grant & Sons.
"InnerWorkings is uniquely positioned to service our growing business across the globe," said Maurice Doyle, London based Group Marketing Director at William Grant & Sons. "They've done great work for us in North America, and we're looking forward to growing this already successful relationship."
About InnerWorkings, Inc.
InnerWorkings, Inc. (NAS: INWK) is a leading global marketing supply chain company servicing corporate clients across a wide range of industries. With proprietary technology, an extensive supplier network and deep domain expertise, the Company procures, manages and delivers printed materials and promotional products as part of a comprehensive outsourced enterprise solution. InnerWorkings is based in Chicago, IL, employs approximately 1,300 individuals, and maintains 44 global offices. Among the many industries InnerWorkings services are: retail, financial services, hospitality, non-profits, healthcare, food & beverage, broadcasting & cable, education, transportation and utilities.
For more information visit: www.inwk.com.
About William Grant & Sons, Ltd.
William Grant & Sons, Ltd. is an independent family-owned distiller headquartered in the United Kingdom and founded by William Grant in 1887. Today, the premium spirits company is run by the fifth generation of his family and distils some of the world's leading brands of Scotch whisky, including the world's most awarded single malt Glenfiddich®, The Balvenie® range of handcrafted single malts and the world's third largest blended Scotch Grant's® as well as other iconic spirits brands such as Hendrick's® Gin, Sailor Jerry® Spiced Rum, and most recently, Tullamore Dew® Irish Whiskey.
For more information visit: http://www.williamgrant.com.
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