PostCom Members News 

January 2018

NeopostNeopost has acquired Parcel Pending, an American parcel locker specialist for more than USD 100 million. Neopost has made a strategic review of its portfolio of different business activities and, as part of its “Back to Growth” strategic plan, has decided to invest strongly in the fast growing Parcel Locker business, with a focus in the United States. Indeed, parcel lockers are one of the most efficient solutions to solve the issue of the last mile delivery in urban areas. Parcel Pending, founded by CEO Lori Torres in 2013, is the leading package solution provider for residential, commercial, retail and universities across the United States and Canada. Parcel Pending employs more than 150 people and has thousands of customers across North America. Revenue in 2018 exceeded USD 30 million.

GrayHair SoftwareWe are excited to announce that we have just formed a partnership with SimpleCertifiedMail.com, a leader in modern Certified Mail® solutions. Together, we have launched a new, first-in-class, intelligent enterprise-focused Certified Mail and analytics solution for large mailers. This intelligent enterprise Certified Mail solution was created specifically for GrayHair’s existing enterprise customers, such as large financial organizations, insurance providers, and mail service providers. It offers RESTful APIs that speed the preparation, tracking and management of Certified Mail end to end. This new solution is proven to enable faster execution of legal processes and significant cost savings for mailers.


October, 2018

LSC Communications & QuadGraphicsQuad/Graphics, Inc. (NYSE: QUAD) (“Quad/Graphics” or “Quad”), a leading marketing solutions provider, and LSC Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LKSD) (“LSC Communications”), a leader in print and digital media solutions, today announced that their boards of directors have approved a definitive agreement whereby Quad will acquire LSC Communications in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $1.4 billion, including the refinancing of LSC Communications’ debt. As of September 30, 2018, the combined company would have had annual revenue of approximately $8 billion.

Acxiom  Acxiom LLC, the data foundation for the world’s best marketers, today announced that the acquisition of Acxiom by Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) is complete. Acxiom will operate as an independent company under the Acxiom brand led by co-presidents Dennis Self and Rick Erwin. Transaction details can be found in IPG’s press release.  Acxiom will continue to offer the broadest set of marketing data and service offerings in the industry for helping brands, their agencies, and their technology partners navigate the complexity of creating exceptional experiences across every consumer touchpoint. Acxiom’s nearly 50 years of expertise and leadership in ethical data use will continue to be a differentiator in this era where consumers expect – and regulations increasingly demand – accountability, transparency and choice in how consumer data is used.