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Broadridge and Pitney Bowes Launch New Interactive Technology Platform, Inlet™, to Drive Paperless Adoption

NEW YORK, June 09, 2014 - Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) and Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) today announced the formation of a joint venture and launch of a technology platform named Inlet™ that will make it easier for companies to distribute statements, bills and other documents to consumers via participating online channels. Inlet will enable companies to provide millions of consumers access to their most important documents from hundreds of providers in just a few clicks.

Broadridge Financial Solutions and Pitney Bowes also announced that iPay Solutions™ from ProfitStars, a division of Jack Henry & Associates, Inc., will be rolling out the Inlet platform to their financial institution clients starting in 2015.

For businesses, Inlet facilitates the distribution of documents to consumer-selected channels such as cloud storage and online banking sites, while also providing companies with the ability to maintain brand control and customize the document presentment experience. Additionally, they will have access to bank-level safety and security, rich analytics and a data exchange that can further optimize customer engagement. Inlet also offers the benefit of a streamlined implementation where companies only need to integrate with Inlet once to experience the advantage of reaching multiple destinations and millions of U.S. consumers.

Pitney Bowes Announces Winners of 2014 Brilliant Communication Awards

STAMFORD, Conn., June 03, 2014 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) today announced the winners of its 2014 Brilliant Communication Awards. The awards honor leading print and mail organizations – innovators, early adopters and creative problem solvers – who are finding new ways to streamline workflow, market precisely, and integrate digital and physical media to obtain the greatest value from their client communications.

The 2014 Brilliant Communication Award recipients include Aflac, Kuryenet, Parajett AB, ProForma Twin Marketing Group, and Wells Fargo. Each honoree was formally recognized today during the annual Pitney Bowes Client Summit in Danbury, CT.

“Our clients drive innovation in the print and mail industry through their creativity and endless desire to better serve their customers,” said Debbie Pfeiffer, president, Pitney Bowes Presort Services. “The Pitney Bowes Brilliant Communication Awards ceremony has become an annual tradition whereby we recognize the extraordinary accomplishments of our clients and the example they have set for the industry through the innovative solutions they have deployed.”

Pitney Bowes Joins the Industrial Internet Consortium to Further Harnessthe Integration of Physical and Digital Worlds

STAMFORD, Conn., June 02, 2014 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) has joined founding members AT&T, Cisco, GE, IBM and Intel as a member of the recently formed Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC). The group catalyzes, coordinates and manages the collaborative efforts of industry, academia and government to accelerate growth of the Industrial Internet. The organization will define requirements for open interoperability standards and develop common architectures to connect smart devices, machines, people, processes and data.

As physical and digital worlds merge, organizations will be able to leverage data and analytics from Internet-connected devices to optimize operations and develop innovative new offerings. In order to help achieve this vision, the IIC was formed as a not-for-profit group with an open membership that will take the lead in establishing interoperability across various industrial environments for a more connected world.

Pitney Bowes Recognized for Delivering 'World-Class' Customer Service

STAMFORD, Conn., May 27, 2014 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) announced today that it has received the NorthFace ScoreBoard AwardSM from Omega Management Group Corp. in recognition of achieving excellence in customer service and support in 2013, marking the third consecutive year Pitney Bowes has received this prestigious award. The NorthFace ScoreBoard Award is presented annually to companies who, as rated solely by their own customers, exceeded expectations in customer satisfaction during the prior calendar year.

“Pitney Bowes is honored to receive the NorthFace ScoreBoard Award for excellent customer service,” said Brian Stevenson, vice president, Global Client Care, Pitney Bowes. “Exceeding client expectations is at the heart of our culture and business strategy. We serve millions of clients around the world and this award underscores the value and quality service we deliver. The fact that multiple divisions of our company are consistently recognized by our clients for delivering world-class customer service shows that our ongoing efforts to enhance our clients’ experience are working. We would like to thank all of our clients, ranging from small businesses to the largest Fortune 500 enterprises, for the opportunity to support their business.”

Pitney Bowes Launches New Location Intelligence Platform to Connect the Dots Between Data and Geography

STAMFORD, Conn., May 08, 2014 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) today announced the launch of the Spectrum® Spatial platform, a platform built on MapInfo technology, that delivers advanced location intelligence to enable businesses to centrally manage and deliver location data. Companies can apply this technology across departments and applications to address diverse business challenges.

As personal and business interactions take flight globally on tablets and smart phones, a company’s ability to instantaneously talk, text, market, sell and delight their customers with relevant content has come to be expected. Savvy businesses are using location information to better communicate with customers, create more targeted promotions, and promote sophisticated cross-selling opportunities. This trend, known as the consumerization of GIS, increasingly requires non-GIS experts to build and support location-based applications and services. Clients who use Pitney Bowes’ MapInfo product were a key driver for this new platform and its relevance in the market.

Pitney Bowes Teams with SAP to Deliver Advanced Location-Based Data Solutions to Drive Meaningful, Real-Time Insights

STAMFORD, Conn., May 05, 2014 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) and SAP (NYSE:SAP) today announced a strategic partnership by signing a global original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreement, where Pitney Bowes will develop next generation geospatial and location intelligence solutions using the SAP HANA® platform. As part of this agreement, Pitney Bowes will develop and market new Business Intelligence (BI) and mobile solutions that run on SAP HANA and market these solutions in priority markets, industries and geographies.

By combining the power of location intelligence and the agility and simplification that SAP HANA delivers, Pitney Bowes will offer customers real-time access to data that is designed to enable strategic and informed decision making. As a growing number of businesses use data for competitive advantage, there is an increasing need for reliable, accurate and secure technologies that convert everyday information into valuable insights. Analysts at IDC predict that the market for Big Data solutions will reach $16.1 billion in 2014, growing 6 times faster than the overall IT market.1

Bluefly Offers Global Online Shopping to International Buyers with Pitney Bowes eCommerce Solutions

STAMFORD, Conn., May 05, 2014 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) today announced leading U.S. online retailer, Bluefly, is using technology and shipping services from Pitney Bowes to help expand the online global reach of their brands to international buyers around the world. The U.S. apparel and accessories retailer is using Pitney Bowes’s global ecommerce software and international shipping services to help offer a seamless and convenient cross-border purchasing experience for consumers.

Bluefly is using Pitney Bowes’s global ecommerce solutions to help simplify international transactions, improve the online shopping experience for consumers and facilitate international growth. These solutions also provide access to affordable global delivery services, customs and brokerage management, and a full suite of logistics web services to help make it easy to deliver goods to online shoppers in international markets.

Pitney Bowes Helps Data Group on Expansion Plans

STAMFORD, Conn., April 24, 2014 - Direct Mail solution technology from Pitney Bowes (NYSE:PBI) is helping DATA Group grow its business with direct mail operations expansion in the Western part of Canada. With the help of Pitney Bowes’s technology, DATA Group extended its capabilities to provide omnichannel offerings for its clients.

As one of Canada’s largest managed business communications providers, DATA wanted to shift its business strategy to help its clients grow. That shift means taking transactional mail operations to the next level by having the flexibility to deliver personalized direct marketing communications that can deliver a return on investment (ROI). With the help of Pitney Bowes’s technology, DATA can now manage the entire process from data analysis through to content delivery and measurement for ROI.

Pitney Bowes Partners with Inrix to Help Drivers Save Time, Fuel and Money with Advanced Location Intelligence

STAMFORD, Conn., April 15, 2014 - Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) today announced it has entered into a multi-year partnership with INRIX, Inc., the leading provider of traffic information and driver services, to deliver advanced Location Intelligence solutions through the company’s traffic intelligence platform.

By integrating location capabilities with traffic analysis, INRIX and Pitney Bowes will enhance the driving experience of today’s connected drivers. By delivering this information through INRIX’s mobile app, users are empowered to make better location-based decisions in real-time.

“Pitney Bowes’ location intelligence solutions can add compelling new capabilities to the existing products of mobile-oriented companies such as INRIX,” said James Buckley, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Location Intelligence, Pitney Bowes. “Our products help unearth non-obvious relationships between specific locations to improve the customer experience and drive loyalty.”

New Zealand Post Increases the Value of Mail with Pitney Bowes Technology

STAMFORD, Conn., April 09, 2014 - Using technology from Pitney Bowes (NYSE:PBI), New Zealand Post, one of New Zealand’s most trusted businesses, is innovating the way it helps its clients by transforming transactional mail into high-impact, high-return direct marketing pieces.

Across the globe, direct mail is re-emerging as an effective way for businesses to reach consumers. In fact, in New Zealand while mail volumes have been declining in general, research by AC Nielsen showed business-to-consumer communications have been growing for the past several years1. With the Pitney Bowes® IntelliJet™ 20 Printing System and the Print+ Messenger™ system, which integrates print and mail by cost-effectively transforming plain white paper and envelopes into more valuable, personalized color communications, New Zealand Post is pioneering a new approach to the production workflow environment.


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