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<br /> Online at www.postaltechnologyinternational.com<br /> March 2014<br /> Up in<br /> the air<br /> IS PARCEL DELIVERY BY DRONE<br /> A REALISTIC PROPOSITION?<br /> DIRECT MAIL<br /> This postal marketing method is still<br /> a vital revenue-earner for posts<br /> CHINA<br /> Can delivery firms keep up with demand<br /> in this booming e-commerce market?<br /> STAND NUMBER 3010<br /> LEADING IN SOLUTIONS FOR<br /> SORTING & E-FULFILMENT<br /> Let us heLp you to enabLe:<br /> Short delivery times - High flexibility & scalability - Full tracking & tracing -<br /> High accuracy - Ergonomic working conditions - Optimised Total Cost of Ownership<br /> Find out what we can do for you at: www.vanderlande.com<br /> News<br /> 4<br /> Community mailboxes<br /> Canada Post announces the first areas to convert<br /> from door-to-door delivery to community mailboxes<br /> 7<br /> New postcode system<br /> Every address in Ireland is set to get its own unique<br /> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=1"> Online at www.postaltechnologyinternational.com M</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=2"> STAND NUMBER 3010 LEADING IN SO</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=3"> News 4 Community mailboxes Canada Post announces </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=4"> </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=5"> FEAFTOURREEWHOERADD Welcome Editorial Edito</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=6"> 4 NEWS UPDATE Community matters Canada Post anno</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=7"> NEWS UPDATE 5 Safety and security CUPW a</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=8"> Reach the next level Need to step up your pro</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=9"> NEWS UPDATE 7 Ireland to introduce national po</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=10"> SOME THINK DELIVERY ERRORS ARE INEVITABLE. WE THI</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=11"> NEWS UPDATE 9 New parcel locker network to be </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=12"> 10 NEWS UPDATE Volvo pilots groundbreaking del</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=13"> Increase the value of your business, that's his j</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=14"> 12 CONSULTANCY CORNER </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=15"> MAY 20-21, 2014 HONG KONG, CHINA DELIV</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=16"> 14 HOT TOPIC Right: Images of the Roy</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=17"> MAY 20-21, 2014 HONG KONG, CHINA DELIV</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=18"> MAY 20-21, 2014 HONG KONG, CHINA DELIV</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=19"> ANDINNOVATION </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=20"> 18 CHINA Growing pains THE GROWTH OF DOMESTIC </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=21"> On 11 November 2013, a world record was set for </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=22"> DISPATCHING THE NOTION OF NON-MACHINABLE MAIL Int</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=23"> Inconsistent services In 2011, Jack Ma, chairman </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=24"> w SCAN ME NOW www.emea.zebra.com/zt20</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=25"> Yihaodian has created its own last mile delivery,</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=26"> 24 CHINA a networ</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=27"> Two OS options. Large, b</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=28"> 26 AUTOMATION Man versus machine AUTOMATION H</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=29"> There are fewer humans in today's sorting centre</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=30"> Reduced labour Bjarne Johansen, systems manager a</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=31"> From left: Bo Helmer Larsen, Lyngsoe Systems; Ric</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=32"> 30 AUTOMATION low volumes. But in a c</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=33"> </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=34"> 32 DIRECT MAIL </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=35"> DIRECT MAIL 33 Boom or bust? 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March 2014 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=56"> Escher is ALWAYS OPEN RETAIL FOR PO</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=57"> Escher's seamless, integrated and open software p</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=58"> 56 POST-EXPO ASIA PACIFIC Register for your pass</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=59"> POST-EXPO ASIA PACIFIC 57 Register for your pass</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=60"> 0580 POST-EXPO ASIA PACIFIC Register for your pa</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=61"> POST-EXPO ASIA PACIFIC 59 Register for your pass</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - 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March 2014 page 86" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=86"> 84 PRODUCTS AND SERVICES SAFE AND SOUND To </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 87" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=87"> SIZE MATTERS THE WEIGHT TOO </a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 88" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=88"> 86 PRODUCTS AND SERVICES SUSTAINABLE SOLUT</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 89" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=89"> PRODUCTS AND SERVICES 87 RATIONAL ROBOTICS R</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 90" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=90"> 88 PRODUCTS AND SERVICES BUSINESS BOOM Inte</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - March 2014 page 91" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8dbdc33c?page=91"> PRODUCTS AND SERVICES 89 THE PARCEL RELAY In</a> <a title="Postal Technology International - 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