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Postal Hub podcast

Mar 18, 2019

Mark Harrison, Head of Markets at International Post Corporation, goes behind the data of the IPC’s recent Global Postal Industry Report. We cover:

  • How the postal industry is evolving
  • Key postal industry trends
  • Analysis of decline in letter volumes, in particular e-substitution, and comparison between sectors
  • Pricing of letters, fixed costs, and volume decline
  • Changing the universal service obligation
  • Parcel volume growth vs e-commerce growth
  • Posts partnering with delivery start-ups
  • Competition in parcel delivery and the impact on margins
  • Posts diversifying outside the letters business
  • International operations
  • Acquisitions
  • Major trends that will shape the postal sector