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Postal and Parcel Technology International Awards 2017 shortlist announced!

The shortlist for the Postal and Parcel Technology International Awards 2017 has been announced. Now in their ninth year, the awards continue to attract high-quality nominations and showcase the best of the postal and parcel industry. Our readers this year nominated more new products, technologies, projects and solutions than ever before, and their diversity and inventiveness proved a tough task to shortlist.

Nominations for the awards were made during May and June by Postal and Parcel Technology International’s readers. A shortlist was then drawn up and sent to the judging panel, which consists of 18 industry experts from posts, consultancies and associations from around the world, including DHL, La Poste, UPU, SingPost, USPS, PostEurop, An Post and many more.

The winners of the awards will be announced on Tuesday, September 26, at a ceremony at 5:00pm within the exhibition hall at POST-EXPO 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland, and published in the Postal and Parcel Technology International Showcase 2018.

Click here to view the shortlist!

September 12, 2017

Written by Helen Norman

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