TSYS 2000 Annual Report to Shareholders Now Available.
COLUMBUS, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 9, 2001
Company Unveils New Corporate Look
and Three-Year Strategic Growth Plan
The Total System Services, Inc.(R) (TSYS(R))(NYSE: TSS) 2000 Annual Report to shareholders is now available online in both HTML and PDF formats at its corporate Web site http://annualreport.tsys.com.
In addition, the print version is also available by contacting the Company's Investor Relations Department.
The TSYS Annual Report, themed "How We Get There," features the Company's new look, complete with a new tagline, position and vision. In addition, although its legal name will remain Total System Services, Inc., the Company will now be known as TSYS (tee-sis). TSYS began its re-branding effort in late 2000, and its new look reflects the Company's fresh and energetic approach to payments processing as the action behind the transaction.
The report also features high-profile clients like Sears, Nordstrom, Bank One and The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc to illustrate the Company's three-year strategic plan known as VisionWorks which focuses on four initiatives: grow core business, drive international expansion, expand portfolio management services and capitalize on e-business opportunities.
TSYS brings integrity and innovation to the world of electronic payments. TSYS serves as the integral link between buyers and sellers in the rapidly evolving universe of electronic payments. With almost 200 million accounts on file, TSYS makes it possible for millions of consumers to use their credit, debit, stored value, commercial, chip and retail cards anytime, anywhere through any medium or portal. TSYS and its family of companies offer a full range of acquiring and issuing services from accepting electronic payments for goods and services, to credit applications and collections. Based in Columbus, Ga., TSYS (NYSE: "TSS") (www.tsys.com) processes for 21 countries, in 11 currencies, in three languages and maintains operations in Canada, Mexico, Japan and the United Kingdom. TSYS is an 80.8 percent-owned subsidiary of Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE: "SNV") (www.synovus.com), No. 8 on FORTUNE magazine's list of "The 100 Best Companies To Work For" in 2001. For more information, contact email@example.com.