Ecommerce Technology Providers Help U.S. Online Retailers Expand Internationally with Pitney Bowes Ecommerce Solutions
Ecommerce Solutions Feature International Delivery Services with Compliance, Duty and Tax Costs
LAS VEGAS, April 14, 2010 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) today launched their Global Ecommerce Solution Suite at the 2010 Ecommerce Summit. The solution enables ecommerce technology providers to offer their U.S.-based online retailer customers the ability to expand their reach internationally with an enriched global buying and fulfillment experience.
For ecommerce technology providers seeking to offer their online retail customers the ability to tap into growing international markets, Pitney Bowes Ecommerce solutions enables them to connect with confidence and operational ease. Pitney Bowes’s core shipping capabilities extend value to both end consumers and retailers. For end consumers, Pitney Bowes provides the “true” cost of their ecommerce items including real-time duties, taxes, and shipping costs. Consumers also benefit from expanded shipping options, online tracking, package insurance, and returns management. For the retailer, Pitney Bowes offers automated customs compliance tools, a variety of international shipping options, and a leading online postage solution.
“Thanks to rapid adoption of Internet shopping overseas and residual effects of the economic downturn, U.S. retailers are at a tipping point for international expansion,” said Craig Reed, Vice President of Ecommerce Solutions for Pitney Bowes. “As this industry transforms over the next three years, players with the best technologies will have the advantage for gaining global market share quickly. Our solutions are designed to support ecommerce technology providers seeking international expansion opportunities for their online retail customers.”
Reed noted that Pitney Bowes has expertise in postal regulations, distributed transactions, digital secure transactions and international shipping. Pitney Bowes’s secure transactions and shipping solutions have supported ecommerce since the emergence of the Internet.
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