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Seybold Seminars New York New York, state, United States
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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2002

Connect3 Systems Inc. and Quark quark (kwôrk): see elementary particles.

Any of a group of subatomic particles thought to be among the fundamental constituents of matter—more specifically, of protons and neutrons.
 Inc. Team to Deliver Dramatic

Productivity Improvements by Linking Digital Media Management

with Versioned Promotion Planning and Production Publishing Systems.

Today at the Seybold Seminars New York 2002 Exposition, Connect3 Systems Inc., (Booth #737) the leading provider of versioned promotion solutions for retailers and catalogers, announced a relationship with Quark Inc. to deliver enterprise-scale content management systems for retailers and catalog publishers.

"Integrating industry-leading technology from Quark with Connect3 VELOCITY Performance Series allows us to offer leading retailers an enterprise-class, best-of-breed solution," said Dale Byrne, President and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board.  of Connect3 Systems Inc. "In addition, teaming with Quark will allow our customers to leverage the investment in their existing Quark-based infrastructure while adding valuable promotion management and micro-advertising capabilities with the Connect3 solution."

"Our relationship with Connect3 lets us focus on our respective strengths as we dramatically improve the effectiveness and profitability of all types of merchants," said Juergen Kurz, Quark's Vice President of Product Management. "Quark Digital Media System has evolved as a foundation technology for enterprise publishing solutions. We are enthusiastic about working with companies like Connect3 to integrate our suite of media-independent publishing software with other premier vertical enterprise solutions."

Quark Digital Media System is an enterprise content management system that lets customers manage a virtually unlimited number of text files, images, and other digital resources. It combines the speed and reliability of an Oracle8 database with a scalable three-tier architecture capable of serving hundreds of concurrent users In computer science, the number of concurrent users for a resource in a location, with the location being a computing network or a single computer, refers to the total number of people using the resource at the same time. . QuarkDMS streamlines production and delivery processes, and makes organization a natural part of the creative process.

The Connect3 VELOCITY Performance Series is a new generation of software that allows all participants in the merchandising and advertising workflow to achieve the ultimate merchant productivity goal: one common toolset to create, manage, build and publish highly versioned promotions across all customer touch points.

About Quark

Quark Inc. ( is a leading developer of tools and technologies for enterprise publishing. Quark has been providing award-winning software for professional publishers since its flagship product A primary product of a company, which is typically why the company was founded and/or what made it well known. For example, MS-DOS, Windows and the Microsoft Office suite have been flagship products of Microsoft. CorelDRAW is a flagship product of Corel Corporation.  QuarkXPress changed the course of traditional publishing. Today, as its software is used by more than two million customers around the world, Quark is developing a highly scalable, modular technology platform that makes content independent of its delivery format and publishing to multiple media easy. Founded in 1981, Denver-based Quark Inc. is privately held.

About Connect3 Systems, Inc.

Connect3 Systems Inc. is the leading provider of versioned promotion solutions that allow retailers and catalogers across all industry segments to compress the promotions cycle, reuse reuse - Using code developed for one application program in another application. Traditionally achieved using program libraries. Object-oriented programming offers reusability of code via its techniques of inheritance and genericity.  existing digital media, and version their item message to increase accuracy, efficiency, and profitability. The Connect3 VELOCITY Performance Series is a collaborative environment where buyers, merchandising managers, copywriters This is a list of well-known advertising copywriters who founded a major multinational agency, have been inducted into an advertising hall of fame, or have been recognized with a lifetime achievement award.  and graphic artists create and manage digital assets and content, plan, build and version promotional events, and publish the completed flyer, catalog, or web content.

Connect3 customers include Best Buy, The Home Depot The Home Depot (NYSE: HD) is an American retailer of home improvement and construction products and services.

Headquartered in Vinings, just outside Atlanta in unincorporated Cobb County, Georgia, Home Depot employs more than 355,000 people and operates 2,164 big-box
, Ace Hardware, The Sports Authority Sports Authority is the USA's largest full line sporting goods retailer. The company is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado. It operates over 400 stores in 45 U.S. states under the Sports Authority name. Total sales for the fiscal year ending January 29 2005 were $2.44 billion. , Stop & Shop Supermarkets, and other leading merchants. Resellers and Technology Partners include IBM Global Services IBM Global Services is the world's largest business and technology services provider. It is the fastest growing part of IBM, with over 190,000 professionals serving customers in more than 160 countries. , Nurun (a division of Quebecor, Inc.), Quark, Xinet, and others. Connect3 is located in Cerritos, California Cerritos is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, and is one of several cities that constitute the Gateway Cities of southeast Los Angeles County. It was incorporated on April 24, 1956.  and can be reached by email at or by telephone at 562/741-0380.

Quark and Quark-related marks are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Quark, Inc. and all applicable affiliated companies Affiliated Companies

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, Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off., and in many other countries. Connect3 and Connect3-related marks are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Connect3 Systems, Inc. and all applicable affiliated companies, Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off., and in many other countries. All other marks are the properties of their respective owners.
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