Pitney Bowes Signs Numerous Strategic Alliance Agreements with Large Third-Party Mailers to Provide Volly™ Secure Digital Delivery Services
FSSI and Superior Mailing Services to Offer Innovative Service to Customers
STAMFORD, Conn., September 14, 2011 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI - News) announced today that it has signed eighteen strategic alliance agreements with large third-party mailers for the Volly™ secure digital delivery service. The signed agreements are with large volume mailers who represent over 1,800 brands. These mailers send out billions of mail pieces annually, serving the automotive, banking, brokerage, credit union, direct mail, financial services, government, health care, insurance, mutual fund, payroll, retail, telecommunications and utility industries.
Financial Statement Services, Inc. (FSSI) and Superior Mailing Services, are just a couple of the many large volume third-party mailers who have signed agreements with Pitney Bowes. FSSI is a print and mail industry leader specializing in design, production and delivery of high impact customer communications. Superior Mailing Services is a large volume service bureau, who handled the 2010 U.S. Government Census.
“The Volly secure digital delivery service builds upon the existing relationships between Pitney Bowes and 74 percent of the nation's high-volume transaction mailers,” explained Chuck Cordray, president, Volly, Pitney Bowes. “We provide a solution that integrates well into a company’s existing communications stream, and provides the brands with an environment in which they are controlling messages to their customers. The combination of scale, simplicity and security is resonating with the marketing community.”
The Volly™ secure digital delivery service is a cloud-based digital mail communications platform that will empower consumers to receive, view, organize, and manage bills, statements, direct marketing, catalogs, coupons and other content from multiple providers using a single application. Volly™ is an opt-in, consumer-focused consolidation service which also includes online bill pay, and will be made available at no cost to U.S. consumers.
About Pitney Bowes
Delivering more than 90 years of innovation, Pitney Bowes provides software, hardware and services that integrate physical and digital communications channels. Long known for making its customers more productive, Pitney Bowes is increasingly helping other companies grow their business through advanced customer communications management. Pitney Bowes is a $5.4 billion company and employs 30,000 worldwide. Pitney Bowes: Every connection is a new opportunity™. www.pb.com