Navigation Technologies, a provider of digital maps for vehicle navigation, Internet/wirelessapplications and business solutions, announced Apr. 22 that Rand McNally hasselected Navtech data to be used in creating selected print maps.
Rand McNally, a provider of mapping, routing and travelsolutions, will combine Navtech data with Rand McNally's contentto produce street maps and city/street atlases. According to the company, Navtech data has been usedin on-line maps and driving directions on randmcnally.com since 2000.
"Continuous innovation in mapmaking has made Rand McNally the marketleader," said Joel Minster, Rand McNally senior vice president of GeographicInformation Services. "The accuracy and outstanding quality of NavigationTechnologies' data helps Rand McNally maintain our high standards and stay onthe leading edge."
"Rand McNally is recognized worldwide as a leader in maps," said JohnMacLeod, executive vice president, North America & World Markets, NavigationTechnologies. "It's a testimonial to the quality of our data to have acompany like Rand McNally select Navtech data to power their printed streetproduct." About Rand McNally
Rand McNally & Company, founded in 1856, is a providerof mapping, routing and travel solutions for consumers and business via print,software, the Internet and handheld devices. In addition to publishing the Rand McNally Road Atlas, the company operates 26 Map & Travel Storesacross the United States and provides online travel services atrandmcnally.com . In addition to creating geographic information forreference and education, the company includes Thomas Bros. Maps, Rand McNallyCanada and Rand McNally-TDM, Inc. About Navigation Technologies
Navigation Technologies creates digital maps that power navigation andlocation-based services around the world. The Chicago-based company was founded in 1985 and is privately held. TheCompany's 1,200 employees are in over 100 offices in 18 countries. For more information, visit www.navtech.com.