Pitney Bowes to Host Worldwide Customer Summit

STAMFORD, Conn., September 10, 2010 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) today announced the agenda for its annual Customer Summit on September 13-15. Under the banner “1ntegrate to Grow, Optimize and Outperform,” the event is hosted by the company’s Document Messaging Technologies (DMT) business unit in Danbury, CT. This year’s event will offer summit attendees the opportunity to view the Pitney Bowes® IntelliJet™ Production Print System in operation at the company’s Customer Innovation Center in Shelton, CT.

Participants at the summit will hear from Pitney Bowes experts about new ways to integrate hardware, software, and services to deliver superior performance from printing and mailing operations. The event also includes opportunities to hear directly from print, mail and marketing industry leaders in innovative customer panel discussions.

Ramesh Ratan, president of Pitney Bowes DMT and the former chief operating officer of the Direct Marketing Association, will deliver the keynote address. “There is a relentless focus in business today on maximizing revenue opportunities while minimizing costs,” said Ratan. “We want to share with our customers some of the leading practices we see around the printing and mailing industry. Our goal is to give every attendee solid, practical information they can bring back to their company to help drive immediate results.”

A favorite of attendees, the summit will feature the opportunity to see innovative technology in action. Four unique tours will feature ways to help customers:

  • Lower costs quickly by discovering new technologies that can help create operational efficiencies, reduce risks of not meeting regulatory objectives, and better utilize existing assets.
  • Create a roadmap of practical steps to help expand your business or operations as the mailing industry changes, and learn new ways to increase the value of mail.
  • Reap operational savings by learning how white paper and white envelopes can result in highly personalized, effective and relevant mailpieces.
  • Increase revenues by learning a simple and effective way to add targeted messages, promotional offers and even third-party advertisements to transactional statements.

The summit is ideal for managers and leaders of printing and mailing operations and their marketing counterparts and is free of charge to attendees. Additional information and online registration is available at www.pb.com/customersummit2010.

About Pitney Bowes

Celebrating its 90th year 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. Pitney Bowes is a $5.6 billion company and employs 33,000 worldwide. Pitney Bowes: Every connection is a new opportunity™. www.pb.com