World Postal News

September 2, 2016

DAP holds Financial Inclusion Forum in Lilongwe, Malawi

As part of its project for the Communication Regulatory Authorities in Southern Africa (CRASA), decision analysis partners recently organized a stakeholder forum on the role of postal […]
July 15, 2016

CRASA Forum on Postal Financial Services

February 28, 2013

Combating Postal Revenue Leakage

As new technology solutions emerge, protection from leakage can be better integrated into business processes in order to deter theft. The webinar will discuss practices that can be applied in various environments across postal organizations, and across evidencing channels (bulk-permit, bulk-meter, retail, online postage, etc.)
June 7, 2012

Door drop volume in Europe hit the 100 billion mark

While in the U.S. saturation mailings and the new EDDM (Every Door Direct Mail) remain niche products, new data confirm the door drop medium (also called […]
May 29, 2012

EU Posts turn to the health vertical

On May 23, 2012,  Poste Italiane announced an agreement with the southern region of Basilicata to turn post offices into  hubs for access to local health […]
May 24, 2012

Posts and mobile payments : golden goose or red herring ?

Building on the resounding success of Kenya’s M-Pesa,  many mobile operators (and payments platforms operators) have launched m-payment  systems. Mobile wallets allow for real-time, inexpensive, country-wide […]
May 23, 2012

Côte d’Ivoire : crafting a future for the post

Like other government agencies the post of Côte d’Ivoire (www.laposte.ci ) suffered from last year’s civil unrest: one third of its 200 post offices were destroyed, […]
May 1, 2012

DHL's Paket.de gives Germans choice of delivery options

With the launch in April 2012 of www.paket.de  DHL parcels recipients can decide online when and how their goods will be delivered : at one of […]