The STOP Act Becomes Law

The following article is written by guest writer Kate Muth, executive director of the International Mailers Advisory Group (IMAG), a trade association representing a diverse community of marketers, consolidators, and international mailing organizations. Last week, President Trump signed into law a sweeping legislative package aimed at addressing the opioid crisis in this country.  One part of the Read More

Peril or Prosperity – President’s USPS Restructuring Initiative to be Discussed at Post-Expo ’18

Peril or Prosperity – President’s USPS Restructuring Initiative to be Discussed at Post-Expo ’18 John Callan, founder, of PostalVision, will be chairing a special session at Post Expo, Hamburg, on October 11th, discussing the latest storm of speculations on whether privatization is indeed the right course of action for the USPS. “The Executive Office of the Read More

Leading Global Postal Innovators Consider Best New Ideas

PostalPitch kicks off at Post-Expo ’18             on October 9th! PostalVision 2020 in partnership with the Postal Innovation Platform, is proud to present PostalPitch at Post-Expo ’18 in Hamburg, Germany. This unique startup competition for the postal/logistics industry will have alternating panel discussions and pitching sessions. Discussions will focus on successful cooperation models Read More

PostalVision Continues the Global Conversation At Post-Expo 2017

PostalVision is once again headed overseas as part of its ongoing global conversation about the future of our postal-parcel-delivery-logistics ecosystem. PostalVision’s founder and chair John Callan will join other global thought leaders at the Post-Expo 2017 event to be held September 26-28 in Geneva, Switzerland. On Day 1 of the Post-Expo event (Sept. 26), PostalVision Read More

The Changing Face of Cross-Border eCommerce

International mailers and shippers are gearing up for changes and proposals that came out of the 2016 Universal Postal Union (UPU) Congress, including the much-anticipated Integrated Product Plan (IPP), which is the UPU’s response to the changing composition of the international mailstream. The IPP was the main focus of discussions at last week’s meeting of Read More

Key Upcoming Events InfoGraphic from IMAG

Written by PostalVision 2020 Guest Writer Written by Kate Muth, IMAG The International Mailers Advisory Group (IMAG), which represents primarily U.S.-based international mailers, works to ensure the efficient flow of information and goods across borders. As one of our services to members, we produce an occasional infographic called IMAG Facts & Figures that provides important Read More

Global Leaders in Postal Ecosystem to Gather for PostalVision/2020 B2Me Event

  A prestigious list of global postal industry leaders will gather to participate in the upcomingPostalVision 2020 event, to be held March 15-16, 2016, in the Washington DC area.  Executives from a variety of foreign posts, the head of the USPS’ global business group, the Universal Postal Union (UPU) product strategy manager, and leading international Read More

Catching the Waves of eCommerce

It was still quite warm in Geneva and Paris at the time of September’s key international postal conferences, the Postal Innovation Platform (PIP) and PostExpo. But the atmosphere of approaching seasonal change was very much in the air, as was the conversation about the accelerating rate of change in the global postal ecosystem. A consensus Read More

Kathy Siviter Joins PostalVision 2020

“Siviter has two 3D Printers at home – including an original MakerBot, one of the first 3D Printers available!” PostalVision Welcomes its Newest Team Member PostalVision2020 welcomes its newest team member, Kathy Siviter, as our new Director, Community and Brand Development. Kathy is well-known in the postal community for her consulting work with PostCom and Read More

The Delivery Revolution Redux

Many of you know that my career began with DHL. I hitched a free ride to Hawaii as a DHL Air Courier on a migratory adventure to Australia in 1970. Based on the DHL model, I founded Calico Air Courier in 1974 to deliver corporate documents (yes, it was actually business “mail” but we didn’t Read More