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USPS honors several customers at NPF

USPS and Shutterfly executives pose at NPF
USPS leaders gather with Shutterfly executives following this week’s Partnership for Growth Award presentation. From left are Marketing Vice President Steve Monteith; Acting Chief Customer and Marketing Officer Jacqueline Krage Strako; Deputy Postmaster General Ronald Stroman; Josh Miller, Shutterfly’s supply chain vice president; Dwayne Black, Shutterfly’s senior vice president and chief operating officer; and Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan.

Shutterfly Inc. has received the Postal Service’s Partnership for Growth Award, an annual honor that recognizes organizations that use the mail to drive innovation.

USPS presented the award this week at the National Postal Forum (NPF) in San Antonio.

Shutterfly relies on the Postal Service for “last mile” deliveries and has committed to a Priority Mail test to better serve its customers.

NPF also featured the presentation of this year’s Postal Service Customer Awards, which are given to recipients in each USPS area in two categories: Mailing Innovation and Digital Awards that honor business customers who demonstrate creativity in their use of mail, and Shipping and eCommerce Innovation Awards that recognize companies that help drive package volumes.

The Mailing Innovation and Digital Award honorees are:

  • Total Wine & More (Capital Metro)
  • JOANN (Eastern)
  • Travelers Cos. Inc. (Northeast)
  • MarkSYS (Pacific)
  • Kessler Creative (Southern)
  • Hy-Vee Inc. (Western)

The Shipping and eCommerce Innovation Award honorees are:

  • (Capital Metro)
  • Shoe Sensation (Eastern)
  • On Demand Mail Services (Great Lakes)
  • The Children’s Place (Northeast)
  • Global eCommerce Logistics Solution (Pacific)
  • CommentSold LLC (Southern)
  • Bottle Breacher (Western)

Additionally, AccuZIP Inc. received the Next Generation Grand Champion Award for creating innovative mailpieces.

The other finalists for this award were: Comtech Design, Print & Mail; Carson & Barnes Circus; Hayneedle; Suncraft Technologies Inc.; and PremierIMS.

The Partnership for Growth and Next Generation Grand Champion news releases have more information.

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