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"Quark Offers ""Buy QuarkXPress 7, Get QuarkXPress 8 Free"" Promotion"

Users Who Upgrade to or Purchase QuarkXPress 7 between Now and August 1, 2008 Are Eligible to Upgrade to QuarkXPress 8 for Free


Today Quark announced QuarkXPress® 8, the next major release of the industry standard page-layout and design software that delivers superior design power through a new, modern and intuitive interface. The new software will be available for purchase directly from Quark and through Quark® resellers worldwide within the next 60 days. In the interim - between May 29, 2008 and August 1, 2008 - Quark users who purchase or upgrade to QuarkXPress 7 at regular price are eligible to upgrade to QuarkXPress 8 for free.

QuarkXPress 7 was one of the most significant upgrades to QuarkXPress ever. With more than 160 new and enhanced features, QuarkXPress 7 has improved page-layout and design workflow with features such as Composition Zones®, Job Jackets® and advanced transparency and drop shadow functionality. QuarkXPress 8 builds on those features to advance the design experience with a new, modern and intuitive interface, built-in Web and Flash® authouring tools, design-driven typography, and global publishing capabilities. These new features allow users to:

- Move freely through the application
- Share print content across media
- Maintain control to create stunning text
- Work faster and smarter with Illustrator® file import and Photoshop® support
- Fully customise hanging characters and baseline grids
- Publish globally with dictionaries and hyphenation for more than 30 languages

See today’s corresponding press release on QuarkXPress 8 for further information or visit 8.quark.com/en. Quark will be delivering a series of QuarkXPress 8 podcasts, "how-to" guides and much more over the next 60-days on this site.

Promotion Details
The "Buy QuarkXPress 7, Get QuarkXPress 8 Free" promotion is available to anyone purchasing or upgrading to QuarkXPress 7 from now through August 1, 2008, either direct from Quark or through Quark resellers. Quark is also extending this offer to anyone who has purchased or upgraded to QuarkXPress 7 from May 1, 2008 through May 29, 2008. For further details and terms and conditions, please see 8.quark.com/en/promos.

About Quark
Quark Inc. (euro.quark.com/en) provides desktop publishing and dynamic publishing software that help customers design and publish richly designed communications across a broad spectrum of media. Two decades ago, our flagship product - QuarkXPress ® - changed the course of traditional publishing. Today, not only does QuarkXPress continue to innovate in the desktop publishing market, but now Quark is revolutionising publishing again with Quark Dynamic Publishing Solution, helping customers cost-effectively meet enterprise-scale publishing challenges by extending the benefits of advanced technologies across the publishing process. Denver-based Quark Inc. is privately held.

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