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Nightline and Postea Collaborate to Optimize Implementation Design

Postea Inc., a technology company that has developed automated dimensioning and enrollment equipment for use in the logistics, e-commerce, and postal industries, announced that it will be working closely with Nightline to explore ways in which its technology can be deployed to assist in automating aspects of Nightline’s operations.

Established in 1992, Nightline is one of the leading independent express delivery and logistics companies in Ireland, offering national and international same day, next morning door-to-door delivery services. Nightline employs over 650 people and runs a dedicated fleet of over 350 vehicles. Nightline has invested over €5m in facilities, security, technology and equipment in its Irish domestic network and leads the Irish market in web-based track and trace technology. Its dedicated regional depots serve their immediate localities, while feeding into the national and international services through Nightline’s two operational hubs, which are strategically located close to Dublin and Belfast airports.

“We see real opportunity with QubeVu. Its patented 3D dimensioning technology is like nothing else we have seen on the market,” stated John Tuohy, CEO, Nightline. “By integrating QubeVu into our depots and hubs, we will be able to continue to improve automation efficiencies while offering Postea advice on best-practices for implementation design. It’s a win-win partnership.”

QubeVu offers fast, accurate, and affordable dimensioning. It concurrently captures dimensions, weight, barcodes, an image of the item, and OCR data from almost anything - from postcards to large parcels and even irregular shapes - in a compact design that’s economical enough to use anywhere. System-integrated or freestanding, with any scale or none at all, QubeVu speeds throughput, eliminates errors, and opens new opportunities for managing items with efficiency and intelligence. The system is easy to deploy and maintain. Its embedded processor is pre-installed with everything necessary to get up and running quickly - no additional software or drivers are required. And, QubeVu’s small footprint and field-swappable components simplify maintenance procedures.

“We are very pleased to be able to work with Nightline. They have been tremendously successful, innovative and forward thinking in their market and we are confident that this relationship will give each of us the competitive edge needed to continue to offer end-customers the highest quality of service available,” Michael J. Murphy, Co-founder and CEO of Postea.

About Postea Inc.

Founded in 2007, Postea has been developing the next generation of products and software that address the challenges of the growing e-commerce market. The company uses open source, best-of-breed technologies to develop practical, cost-effective solutions that simplify transactions and ease integration. Postea’s flagship product, QubeVu®, offers instant, affordable dimensioning plus so much more. QubeVu can be used in the warehouse, in busy shipping depots, at retail counters, and even “on the go”. Visit www.postea.com.

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