updated 6/15/2011 9:16:42 AM ET 2011-06-15T13:16:42

NORCROSS, Ga., June 15, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EasyLink Services International Corporation ("EasyLink" or "Company") (Nasdaq:ESIC) ( www.EasyLink.com ), a global provider of cloud-based messaging services and e-commerce solutions, today announced Idemitsu Lubricants America Corporation (Idemitsu), a leading manufacturer of finished lubricants, has entered into a multi-year agreement to utilize EasyLink's EDI Managed Services.

As part of Idemitsu's ongoing corporate strategy to reduce operating costs and improve supply chain efficiencies, the company transitioned to EasyLink's Managed EDI Services. By leveraging EasyLink's world-class network infrastructure, Idemitsu is able to connect securely and rapidly with trading partners worldwide.  EasyLink provides a full range of services from translation of inbound and outbound data, to reporting and proactive notifications.

"Operating an internal EDI system was becoming increasingly more complex in terms of technology investment and the in-house expertise to support it," explained Jeffrey Gowen, Manager of Distribution Development at Idemitsu Lubricants. "By moving the management of our EDI operations to EasyLink, we are able to improve the speed and accuracy at which we do business while offloading a large IT expense."  

"EasyLink EDI Managed Services is a collaborative extension of our customers' people and processes," explained Kevin Maloney, Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing, EasyLink Services. "Idemitsu can rely upon EasyLink to optimize their EDI performance so they can compete with greater agility."

About Idemitsu Lubricants

Idemitsu Lubricants America Corporation manufactures and distributes technologically advanced lubricants for automotive, motorcycle and off-road vehicle applications as well as lubricants for maintenance, metalworking, and air conditioning and stationary compressor lubricants for various parts and original equipment manufacturers around the world. Idemitsu is a customer-focused company, totally committed to supplying the highest quality, customer-specific products and services. For more information on Idemitsu, visit www.ilacorp.com .

About EasyLink Services International Corporation

EasyLink Services International Corporation (EasyLink) (Nasdaq:ESIC), headquartered in Norcross, GA, offers a comprehensive portfolio of cloud-based business messaging and transaction services that can bridge the most challenging technology gaps while creating significant cost efficiencies across an organization. From Desktop Fax and Production Messaging to EDI, Managed File Transfer, Document Capture and Management, Secure Messaging and Notifications we help companies drive costs out of their operations. With over two decades of servicing customers around the globe, EasyLink has established a proven track record for providing effective, reliable and secure communications. For more information on EasyLink, visit www.easylink.com .

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Forward-Looking and Cautionary Statements

Except for the historical information and discussion contained herein, statements contained in this release may constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements. These and other risk factors are set forth under the caption "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K, the Company's quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and the Company's other filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. These filings are available on a website maintained by the Securities and Exchange Commission at www.sec.gov . The Company expressly disclaims any obligation or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statements contained herein as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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         EasyLink Services International Corporation

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