M&A Deal Summary

Moore Wallace Acquires Wallace Computer Services

On May 15, 2003, Moore Wallace acquired business services company Wallace Computer Services for 1.3B USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Moore Wallace’s 1st transaction in the Business Services sector.
  • This is Moore Wallace’s largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is Moore Wallace’s 1st transaction in the United States.
  • This is Moore Wallace’s 1st transaction in Illinois.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2003-05-15
Target Wallace Computer Services
Sector Business Services
Buyer(s) Moore Wallace
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition
Deal Value 1.3B USD
Advisor(s) Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (Financial)
Sidley Austin LLP (Legal)


Wallace Computer Services

Lisle, Illinois, United States
Wallace Computer Services, Inc. offers printed products and print management services.

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Buyer(S) 1


Moore Wallace

Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Category Company
Founded 1882
SectorBusiness Services

Moore Wallace offers management and distribution of print and digital information. Moore operates in three complementary business segments: Forms and Labels, Outsourcing and Commercial.

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