LOS ANGELES -- April 5, 2012 -- Stamps.com® (Nasdaq:STMP), the leading provider of USPS® postage online and shipping software to over 400,000 customers, today announced that it has received the USPS Chief Information Officer's Mail Technology Award at this year's National Postal Forum held on April 1-4 in Orlando, FL.
This award, handpicked by the Chief Information Officer of the USPS, recognizes and honors Stamps.com for many key accomplishments -- embracing new technologies, delivering winning business results, benefitting the mailing industry, working to improve operations and providing customers with increased value.
As the first software-only U.S. Postal Service authorized provider of PC Postage, Stamps.com has a proven track record of innovation in the postal industry. To date, over 2 billion letters and packages have been sent using Stamps.com software. In 2011, Stamps.com increased the total postage in its high volume shipping segment by 96% and brought new shipping customers to the USPS by introducing advanced technologies and expanding shipping-oriented marketing activities.
"Receiving the USPS Chief Information Officer's Mail Technology Award is a monumental achievement for Stamps.com," said Chairman and CEO Ken McBride. "We're honored to support the USPS' industry-leading product and services with our mailing and shipping technology. Together, we provide customers with the groundbreaking tools to make their mailing and shipping operations more efficient and cost effective."
Stamps.com (Nasdaq:STMP) is a leading provider of Internet-based postage services. Stamps.com's service enables small businesses, high-volume shippers, enterprise shippers, and consumers to print U.S. Postal Service-approved postage with just a PC, printer and Internet connection, right from their home or office. The Company currently has PC Postage partnerships with Avery Dennison, Microsoft, HP, the U.S. Postal Service and others.
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