For Immediate Release 30 July, 2012
Change of name to hibu plc
Further to the approval of shareholders at its Annual General Meeting held on 26 July 2012, Yell Group plc ("the Group") is pleased to confirm its change of name to hibu plc (LSE: HIBU).
The Group's International Securities Identification Number will remain unchanged.
About hibu plc
hibu helps communities thrive by facilitating millions of connections each year between consumers who want to find products and services locally and the merchants who provide them.
hibu helps consumers find local businesses and shop in new, innovative ways. Its (Euronext: ALITS.NX - news) dedicated online hibu markets provide comprehensive, convenient access to local goods and services. hibu helps merchants compete in the digital world with a broad range of marketing and commerce solutions delivered online and through hibu's direct sales teams. Building on its heritage as a premier directories provider, hibu continues to offer a full range of print- and distribution-based marketing services.
hibu operates in the UK, US, Spain, Argentina, Chile (Berlin: G4R.BE - news) , Peru and US Hispanic markets. In the year ended 31 March 2012, hibu had 1.2 million SME customers and total revenues of £1.6 billion.
For further information about hibu, visit hibu.com.