Pitney Bowes Hosts Record-Breaking Number of Attendees at 2008 Open House, Themed Production Intelligence... Live!

DANBURY, Conn., September 03, 2008 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) is hosting its annual Open House for production mailers, third-party mailers and printers on September 9 and 10, 2008 at the Danbury Document Messaging Technology Center. Approximately 300 Pitney Bowes clients and prospects will be the first to see five breakthrough solutions for production mail including:

  • New ultra high-speed mail finishing systems
  • High-productivity two-in-one feeder folder inputs
  • Versatile sorting solutions for mixed mail, parcels and flats
  • All-new Production Intelligence Suite linking print and mail for greater integrity
  • Environmentally friendly, sustainable, carbon-conscious mail

Attendees at the 2008 Open House will see the unveiling of new solutions, attend informative sessions and participate in interactive workshops that offer new strategies designed to help high-volume mailers increase operational efficiency, strengthen customer loyalty and develop new and profitable business opportunities.

The two-day event features keynote speaker Barbara Pellow, Director at InfoTrends, a digital print and publishing pioneer and marketing expert who will discuss the latest TransPromo innovations and communications successes. Also, special guest speaker Joseph Truncale, President and Chief Executive Officer of NAPL, the premier trade association for excellence in graphic communications management, will share his insights on mail services -- the logical next step for printers.

Pitney Bowes is committed to creating leading-edge solutions that enable our customers to be more successful. In this challenging economy, our first priority is to help customers drive productivity through new and innovative technologies and processes, said Patrick Brand, President, Pitney Bowes Document Messaging Technologies. We are excited about showcasing new solutions that can provide opportunities for a clear path to increased growth and profitability for mailers and printers.

To learn more about this industry event, visit www.pb.com/openhouse. Production Intelligence€¦Live has the hardware, software and service solutions that will drive your successful print and mail business. In addition, with 300 attendees, this event is a valuable opportunity for peer networking.

About Pitney Bowes

Pitney Bowes is a mailstream technology company that helps organizations manage the flow of information, mail, documents and packages. Our 36,000 employees deliver technology, service and innovation to more than two million customers worldwide. The company was founded in 1920 and annual revenues now total $6.3 billion. More information is available at www.pb.com.