Shipping & Distribution Management

The following seminars will be presented at MAILCOM Las Vegas:


Top Tips for Cutting Shipping Costs

Are you getting the best rates for your shipping services? Or is the business down the road paying a lot less for the same services? The fact is businesses that do not aggressively manage their express and package shipments are losing thousands of dollars a year. Come hear this panel of experts share some little known secrets for cutting FedEx, UPS and other shipper’s costs.

Monday, September 16, 2019 – Round One, 2:15-3:15pm


Managing and Optimizing Internal Courier Operations

If you manage an internal courier network or are considering establishing one, this session might be for you! Come hear an industry veteran with 19 years experience share what is involved in managing daily operations for a 185 stop network, gain perspective into vendor/contractor evaluation and selection processes and how to adapt/optimize an existing network to meet new challenges and changing business priorities.

Monday, September 16, 2019 – Round Three, 4:45-5:45pm


Mailing to Canada: Removing the Mystery

The Canadian market has always been important to US retailers and continues to grow. Mail is a significant part of the marketing mix, including Personalized Mail, Postal Code Mail, Neighborhood Mail, and Publications Mail. Whether you are considering mailing to Canada or have been mailing for years, there is information for you. From the differences between the Canadian and US postal systems to the latest product changes and innovations, this workshop is a must for mailers entering or considering entering jobs directly into Canadian depots.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 – Round Five, 2:45-3:45pm


E-commerce Fulfillment & Shipping

Fulfillment and shipping are often the final and most important touch points when it comes to the customer experience. It’s critical to adopt a process and implement current technology to streamline costs and meet the ever rising customer expectations. Come and see how you can reduce errors, reduce costs and exceed customer expectations.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 – Round Six, 4:00-5:00pm


International Shipping with the USPS

In today’s global economy, international shipping has become an increasingly larger part of the mix. In this session you’ll get an overview of USPS shipping options and other helpful information to make international shipping easier and less costly.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 – Round Seven, 9:40-10:40 am


International Mailing Basics

International mailings are handed off to a foreign mail operator after clearing customs in the destination country. Learn how this affects your mail delivery and return. The resources, knowledge, and preparation to deliver success with your international mail. Covers the common problem points for most mailers including address structure, permissible items, customs, international business reply, transit time to country expectations and what happens when the mail is not deliverable.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 – Round Eight, 12:15-1:15 pm