Pitney Bowes & Solimar Systems to Collaborate on Volly™ Secure Digital Delivery Service
STAMFORD, Conn., July 26, 2012 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) announced today that it will partner with Solimar Systems, Inc. to offer the Volly™ secure digital delivery service to Solimar’s SOLsearcher™ Enterprise (SSE) customers.
The collaboration will provide SSE customers with access to the Volly™ secure digital delivery service to present bills, statements, and other critical documents to consumers. This offers Solimar’s customers the opportunity to lower their operating costs while increasing engagement with consumers.
Volly™ is expected to launch to consumers by the end of 2012.
“We continue to see more and more mailers and enterprise service companies embrace the potential of the digital mailbox,” said Volly President Chuck Cordray. “Aggregating thousands of mailers on a single, easy-to-use, and highly secure mobile platform really is the next wave in digital bill presentment and payment. We are pleased to partner with Solimar to bring these advantages directly to their business customers.”
“Many of our SSE clients are signing up with Volly in anticipation of the product launch,” said Solimar VP and CMO Mary Ann Rowan, “Volly’s federated storage model will allow requested documents to be securely served up and tracked from the SSE archive enabling our clients to maintain their Service Level Agreements. This is critical for our clients that manage sensitive information as they need to ensure secure access to consumer data and documents.”
Digital delivery offers mailers reduced costs and the opportunity to create unique, branded experiences for the consumer. Volly™ is a free service that instantly organizes all bills, statements and important household documents in one place. It makes paying bills easy. All documents are stored securely, and instantly retrievable on a computer or any web-enabled device on demand.
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 $5.3 billion company with 29,000 employees worldwide. Pitney Bowes: Every connection is a new opportunity™. www.pb.com
About Solimar Systems, Inc.
Founded in 1991, Solimar Systems, Inc. is a leading developer of enterprise output management solutions for digital document creation, production and distribution environments. Installed in thousands of sites around the world, including over 70% of the Fortune 100, Solimar solutions satisfy a wide range of customer requirements by combining integrated connectivity, data stream transforms, print optimizations, document re-engineering/repurposing and sophisticated print queue management with secure web-based document epresentment, distribution and tracking. Solimar: Print Smarter.™ www.solimarsystems.com