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NYU logs one million packages
July 10, 2018

New York University (Residential Life & Housing Services) has just logged their one millionth package into Notifii Track. We've developed a fun infographic to celebrate this monumental milestone.

Shipping boxes
July 5, 2018

The days of clipboards and binders being used to log and manage packages, are done. These old methods for logging packages, notifying residents and even worse, finding the space to store a backlog of boxes, are no longer logistically viable.

Package Log Binder
June 1, 2018

A traditional package log binder might worked in the past when you get one or two packages a day. Now that you are getting dozens of packages a day, you need something better...

Person reading a text message
May 21, 2018

85% of the global population own a mobile phone, 97% send a text at least once a day and those who’ve received a text open it 98% of the time. With statistics like that, it’s obvious that texting is a preferred mode of communication.

Millennials with laptops and smartphones
May 7, 2018

With 88 percent of residents preferring to communicate via email and 90 percent of text messages being read within 3 minutes of delivery, property managers can no longer ignore the fact that these are now mainstream expectation on how a resident prefers to communicate.

Laptop with software installation progress bar
April 1, 2018

In the past, software was something you buy. It literally came in a big box with installation guides, instructional manuals, and one or two CDs. Today, software is primarily cloud-based (no more CDs in a box) and sold as 'software-as-a-service'.

Package with no tracking number
March 12, 2018

The answer is NO, not all packages have tracking numbers. But from a mailroom supervisor's perspective, you still need a way to track those packages.

Pile of packages
February 20, 2018

​​​​​​​A lot of apartment properties still manage resident packages the manual way, with a clipboard and pen. While that may have worked in the past, here are ten signs you need to upgrade to a better package management system. 

Post office trucks parked behind fence
January 1, 2018

Everyone loves a holiday….unless you’re eagerly waiting for a package delivery. Then the holiday just means your package won’t be delivered for another day or two. We’ve put together a list of holidays in the United States along with the delivery schedule for the three major shipping carriers.