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Direct Mail Partners Joins Volly™ Secure Digital Delivery Service Network

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Leading Business Process Outsourcing Company to Offer Volly™ to Business Clients</i> </p> <p class='bwalignc'> </p>

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

Direct Mail Partners Joins Volly™ Secure Digital Delivery Service Network09:00 EDT Tuesday, September 04, 2012 STAMFORD, Conn. (Business Wire) -- Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) announced today that Direct Mail Partners of Carrollton, Texas, has agreed to join the Volly™ secure digital delivery service network. Business mailers that use Direct Mail Partners' services will soon have access to effortless digital distribution of critical mail and documents to their customers via Volly™. Volly™ is expected to launch to the consumer market later this year. Volly™ digital delivery offers mailers reduced costs and the opportunity to create unique, branded experiences for the consumer. Volly™ is a free service for the consumer that instantly organizes bills, statements and important household documents in one place, providing easy bill payment functionality. All documents are stored securely, and are instantly retrievable on a computer or any web-enabled device on demand. “The Volly digital mailbox compliments Direct Mail Partners' traditional paper-based and current Electronic Bill Presentment and Payment (EBPP) offerings by allowing our clients' and their customers' additional choice in how to receive vital communications, including statements and bills,” commented Kevin M. Burke, CEO of Direct Mail Partners. “We look forward to the rollout of Volly later this year and expect quick adoption by our clients.” “We are pleased to add Direct Mail Partners to the constantly-growing network of valuable clients and channel providers for Volly,” said Chuck Cordray, president of Volly, Pitney Bowes. “Direct Mail Partners is an excellent, client-focused enterprise and we are eager to work with them to bring the benefits of digital mail delivery to their customers.” About Pitney Bowes Delivering more than 90 years of innovation, Pitney Bowes provides software, hardware and services that integrate physical and digital communications channels. Long known for making its customers more productive, Pitney Bowes is increasingly helping other companies grow their business through advanced customer communications management. Pitney Bowes is a $5.3 billion company with 29,000 employees worldwide. Pitney Bowes: Every connection is a new opportunity™. www.pb.com About Direct Mail Partners Direct Mail Partners is a privately-held company based in Carrollton, Texas. The company provides technology and expertise across the full spectrum of mailing services for its clients, including data processing, composition, document preparation, Electronic Bill Presentment and Payment (EBPP), laser printing, automation letter shop/mail shop, business reply mail management, fulfillment, bindery, and presort services to customers across a wide range of industries. Customer retention rates are greater than 99%. Pitney Bowes Inc.Matt Broder, 203-351-6347Vice President, External Communicationsmatthew.broder@pb.comorDirect Mail PartnersKevin M. Burke, 972-446-3671, ext. 101CEOKevin.Burke@DirectMailPartners.com