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The World Mail and Express Asia Conference arrives in Singapore

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Singapore Post will be welcoming international post and parcel executives to the World Mail & Express Asia Conference and Exhibition at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Singapore this week.

NOVEMBER, 14, 2016 (Singapore) The prestigious three-day event will be taking place between the 14thto the 16th of November and will bring together over 150 senior executives in the mail, express and e-commerce sectors. Singapore Post will be hosting the conference for the second time in four years and will be looking to discuss the latest trends in global e-commerce alongside a line-up of senior speakers and sponsors that includes Neopost, Aprisa Express, FedEx, Honeywell, Lockheed Martin, One World Express and what3words.

The conference will be exploring contemporary issues in the postal and logistics space such as the growth of e-commerce, its increasing globalisation, complex consumer delivery solutions and the rise of new types of industry competition.

Sam Ang, EVP of Singapore Post and CEO of Quantium Solutions, will be welcoming delegates to Singapore and delivering the keynote address on behalf of Singapore Post. Other key speakers include Charles Brewer, CEO of DHL eCommerce, and Pierre Poignant, COO of Lazada Group. The conference will be examining the disruptive trends in global e-commerce and features a number of “disruptive” start-up organisations that are challenging the status quo in the mail and logistics industry.

Woo Keng Leong, CEO Postal Services of Singapore Post, said: “SingPost is delighted to be hosting the World Mail & Express Asia Conference in 2016. In the face of digital disruption, the conference is

an important platform for postal and logistics organisations to connect and discuss the sector’s latest trends and innovations. We very much look forward to welcoming the international participants to Singapore.”

The event organisers, Triangle Management Solutions, have been organising global industry events for over 30 years. Tom Ross-Joannou, Managing Director Media & Events at Triangle, commented:

“We are honoured that Singapore Post has agreed to host the conference once again which is testament to the event’s enduring success. E-commerce has been an enormous driver for change in the industry and we look forward to a successful conference which is sure to throw up plenty of useful insights and lively debate.”

The conclusion of the conference will also mark the opening of applications for the World Post & Parcel Awards, an international awards programme that celebrates the successes of emerging talents in the mail and express industry. Entries for the awards will be open from the 16th of November and more information can be found at www.wppawards.com.

The World Mail & Express Asia Conference will be taking place from the 14th of November to the 16th of November at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Singapore. More information can be found on the conference website – www.wmxasia.com.

About Triangle Management Services

Triangle Management Services Ltd, founded in 1984, delivers a unique range of business services to leading companies and senior executives managing and shaping the mail and express industry. Triangle’s extensive portfolio of services includes high-level conferences, online and print media, industry-specific research, and strategic consultancy, and provides access to senior players in the sector worldwide.

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