Pitney Bowes' Group 1 Software to Showcase New Customer Communication Management Technology at GRAPH EXPO

New software solutions enable more timely, efficient and effective multi-channel communications

LANHAM, Md., August 30, 2007 - Group 1 Software, a Pitney Bowes Company (NYSE:PBI), will showcase its full portfolio of Customer Communication Management (CCM) software solutions at GRAPH EXPO 2007, the world's largest convention for mail communications management, at McCormick Place South in Chicago, IL, September 9 - 12, 2007. Pitney Bowes and Group 1 Software will be located at Booth 2263.

Group 1 Softwares CCM solutions help businesses better connect with their customers through timely, efficient and effective multi-channel communications. This includes Group 1 Softwares recently launched StreamSure software, a production print validation solution that reduces the time and complexity required to test document applications. It also includes Group 1 Softwares soon-to-be-launched DOC1® Series 5 version 5.4 and new Content Author capability for dynamically adding or updating key document content, including eye-catching transpromo messages and images, in a controlled workflow environment, without impacting the underlying document design.

At this years GRAPH EXPO conference, Group 1 Software will showcase a full-color transpromo application created in DOC1 with variable content from Content Author, which will be processed on the new Pitney Bowes APS Edge Inserting System. The new StreamSure for production print quality assurance also will be on exhibit.

Effective customer communication management is all about delivering the right message, at the right time, through the right channel, and at the lowest possible cost, said Christopher Baker, president of Group 1 Software. Never before in Group 1 Softwares history have we had so much new and exciting technology for helping our customers gain, retain and grow their customer relationships.

Additional new CCM-related products and services available from Group 1 Software include:

  • CCM Business Editions, a portfolio of targeted solution bundles for document production, marketing, on-demand document generation, customer service, self service, and content management to help businesses accelerate intelligent communications in the most cost-effective manner possible
  • OpenEDMS®, a web-based software system for document management, records management, document imaging, collaboration, workflow, and integrated document archive and retrieval
  • CCM Operational Assessment Services for helping businesses improve mailstream operations to reduce costs and improve overall productivity

About Group 1 Software

Group 1 Software (www.g1.com) turns data into results, providing innovative software solutions that enable our clients to better understand and connect with their millions of customers, prospects, and partners. Group 1 Software helps over 3,000 organizations maximize the value of customer data to improve profitability, increase effectiveness, and strengthen customer relationships, through consolidating, cleansing and enriching corporate data, and generating personalized business documents for multi-channel delivery, customer care and efficient business processing. Our comprehensive Customer Communications Management (CCM) solutions span from database to delivery, adding value to every aspect of communication and allowing clients to integrate intelligence throughout their mailstream. As part of Pitney Bowes (NYSE:PBI), a $5.6 billion company, Group 1 Softwares solutions are utilized by leaders in the insurance, financial services/banking, GIS/mapping, government, mail services, retail, telecommunications, utility, and other industries, including Entergy, ING, L.L. Bean, MapQuest, Microsoft, Safeco Insurance, Wal-Mart and Wells Fargo.

StreamSure, OpenEDMS, DOC1, Group 1, Group 1 Software, and the Group 1 logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Group 1 Software, Inc. Pitney Bowes and the Pitney Bowes Process Bar Design are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pitney Bowes, Inc. All other brand names and trademarks are the property of their respective owners.