The U.S. Postal Service has selected Fry Communications, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, to receive its 2015 Mail Innovation Award.
At the National Postal Forum, Postmaster General Megan Brennan discussed the potential for converging mail and digital technology.
Direct mail solutions provider Wilen Direct was recognized by the U.S. Postal Service for its white-paper factory, innovative postal savings strategies and its ability to pilot many programs resulting in cutting-edge services for clients.
This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news, including Mark Michelson's live interview with John Sommers Jr., president and CEO of Allied Printing Services in Manchester, CT. Other major announcements this week came from Xerox, the U.S. Postal Service, DOME, Mohawk and Arjowiggins, Accu-Label and Xeikon, and Royle Printing.
Pitney Bowes will showcase solutions for SMBs, direct mailers and enterprises at the National Postal Forum.
Consumers may notice they're getting fewer postcards from friends, but USPS says direct marketers are still fans of the mail option. Specifically citing a product called "Every Door Direct Mail," USPS says on Monday that what it first issued as "postal cards" in 1873 are still distributed in the billions each year.
Direct mailers and consumers aren't getting the best possible USPS service they can receive and the "outrageous" delays need to end, say members of the American Postal Workers Union. While not mentioning the word "strike," union members say tomorrow they will "rally in more than 85 cities in 36 states across the country."
Red Ventures has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Pitney Bowes’ marketing services organization, Imagitas, for $310 million
The USPS ended the Q2 of fiscal 2015 with an operating revenue increase of $223M, or 1.3 percent, over the same period last year.