Mailing/Fulfillment - Software

Not Your Dad's Direct Mail - Part Two
June 29, 2015 at 10:40 am

Last week, I had the pleasure of visiting Japs-Olson of Minneapolis—a printer that can trace its roots all the way back to 1907! Japs-Olson embodies the lean manufacturing approach to today's direct mail. What I saw was a "holistic" integrated process. Japs-Olson is capable of sending more than four million pieces a day into the USPS mail stream. To do this efficiently, you need critical thinking to be applied at every stage of the process.

How Big Data and the Internet of Postal Things Project Will Change the Postal Service
July 3, 2014

In the future, according to a report released in May by the U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General (OIG), "the convergence between the increasing amount of actionable data, the ubiquity of network connectivity to integrate and share this data, and the rapid development of analytics may open up a new world of opportunities for postal operators—the "Internet of Postal Things."

The possibility of equipping the postal network (vehicles, mailboxes, mail pieces and parcels, sorting centers, etc.) with low-cost sensors will exponentially expand the capability of postal operators to collect valuable data. This new rich data sources could help

Ricoh Expands Its Postal Optimization Solutions Portfolio with New Software, Services
March 19, 2014

Ricoh's new Mail Integrity suite, a professional services portfolio that delivers Ricoh and third-party solutions, end-to-end implementation, integration and training, is designed to alleviate the mail workload so that customers can focus on growing their businesses. Ricoh’s Postal Enablement feature identifies address information, extracts it and presents it to a third-party postal optimization software product early in the mail process, ultimately saving money and valuable time.

Pitney Bowes Helps Clients Unlock Value of Communications at PRINT 13
August 28, 2013

At PRINT 13 in Chicago next month, Pitney Bowes will feature integrated solutions and services that are designed to help organizations, both large and small, identify ways to make the most of their print and mail operations and produce client communications that can increase revenue opportunities and build stronger relationships.