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Postal Pitch Call for Submissions

Postal PitchTM April 4, 2018  |  Arlington (VA), USA https://postalpitch.com/   Call for Submissions   PostalPitchTM invites StartUps to present innovative products or solutions with a unique value proposition that may have the potential to change the postal and logistics market or even create a new market. StartUps can present their idea, product or solution Read More

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Renowned Visionary John Hagel to Keynote PostalVision April 2018 Event

Reserve your seat NOW, because returning to PostalVision 2020’s center stage at its April 3-5, 2018, event will be renowned headline speaker John Hagel of Deloitte’s “Center for the Edge” Silicon Valley think-tank. John previously appeared at PostalVision’s annual event in 2015, where he spoke about the premise of his book, “The Power of Pull,” Read More

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Ring Founder & Chief Inventor, Jamie Siminoff, to Speak on Package Theft Prevention at PostalVision 2020/8.0

Ring Founder & Chief Inventor, Jamie Siminoff, to Speak on Package Theft Prevention at PostalVision 2020/8.0 You’ve probably already “met” Jamie Siminoff in Ring’s convincing TV commercials—his company, Ring, is on a mission to reduce neighborhood crime and educate consumers on the rising threat of package thefts. With nearly one in five homeowners falling victim Read More

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PostalVision 2020 Introducing New StartUp Competition at April Event

Inspired by the great success of their collaborative PIP StartUp Innovation event launched in Europe at Post-Expo 2017, program co-chairs Bernhard Bukovc of PIP and John Callan of PostalVision, are excited to be bringing this partnered initiative to North America during PostalVision 2020/8.0. The new PostalPitch™ StartUp competition will invite entrepreneurs from all over the Read More

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Back by Popular Demand — L2’s Cooper Smith at PostalVision April 2018 Event

Proclaimed by participants as one of the best speakers at PostalVision’s 2017 annual event, Cooper Smith, Director of Amazon Intelligence, at business intelligence firm L2 Inc., will return to the PostalVision’s platform at its April 2018 event. Don’t miss Cooper’s presentation at PostalVision 2020/8.0 (event details below), where he will provide an update on the Read More

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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

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GMU Schar School of Policy and Government to Partner with PostalVision 2020

(September 18, 2017 – Arlington, VA)  PostalVision today announced it will partner with the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University (https://schar.gmu.edu/) on future initiatives. For seven years, PostalVision (http://www.postalvision2020.com) has been conducting conversations about the future of global postal services during a challenging transformational period of declining mail and growing parcel Read More

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PostalVision 2020/8.0 Early Bird Registration NOW Open

PostalVision 2020 today announced the theme for its April 3-5, 2018, event:  “Daring – Sharing – Caring” and has opened Early Bird registration pricing for the event. Daring – Sharing – Caring.   Learn about those daring to take risks, break the rules, and disrupt conventional models.  Engage with entrepreneurs, innovators, and start-ups sharing economic models that bring new “asset-lite” opportunities and optimize previously underutilized Read More

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PostalVision 2020 “Delivery by Design” White Paper on USPS Mailbox Monopoly

PostalVision 2020 “Delivery by Design” White Paper Recap of Event on USPS Mailbox Monopoly   PostalVision 2020 earlier this year held a special one-day “excursion” event at the Schar School of Public Policy & Government, George Mason University, focused on issues relative to the USPS’ mailbox monopoly.  The “Delivery by Design” event explored the current Read More

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Calling all start-ups! Present your ideas, products and solutions to the global postal industry

       Post-Expo 2017 and the Postal Innovation Platform (PIP) are inviting start-ups from all over the global postal ecosystem to present their bright new ideas, products and solutions to a wide industry audience and a jury of postal and logistics experts will deliberate and rank the best examples according to designated award criteria. Read More

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Integrating 3D Printers In the Supply Chain and the Impact on Logistics

Announced this week, China state firms, including the Postal Savings Bank of China, have teamed up on an initiative to invest in new technologies, in “emerging strategic industries,” including robotics, clean energy, aerospace, quantum communication, high-speed rail and 3D printing.  The initiative takes advantage of a 200 billion yen venture capital fund approved by China’s Read More

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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

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L2 Announces Amazon Prime Model Analysis

L2 on April 21, 2017, announced availability of its latest business intelligence analysis:  “Amazon Intelligence:  Prime Assortment.”  “Amazon Prime’s industry-leading fulfillment services are changing how consumers shop for everyday items, encouraging replenishment and subscription-based shopping across a wide range of CPG categories,” L2 said. “By tailoring their distribution strategies on the platform to focus on Read More

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USPS to Hear from Industry Start-Ups their Ideas for Strategic Opportunities on its Platforms

  Event Next Week to Feature Special Session   From the start, PostalVision 2020 has been conducted as an open conversation about future “Postal Platform Possibilities” for players from all across the postal-parcel-delivery ecosystem. Our independent forum brings together mailers, shippers, service providers, regulators, unions, USPS management, foreign posts and a growing list of inventive Read More