Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 41

Significant Freight Rate Increases – Trucking industry reports indicate capacity continues to tighten, and significant freight rate increases are expected in the coming months.  Recent hurricanes, the pending electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, and an uptick in overall freight demand has “unquestionably” given trucking fleets the upper hand in 2018 negotiations, according to a report from analyst Jason Seidl …

HAVE YOU LEANED YOUR CLEAN?

We’ve all heard of LEAN, Six Sigma and process excellence, and how they decrease costs, improve productivity, and develop more effective people and companies. But what if you could get results like these simply by applying LEAN to your cleaning?

We tend to think of cleaning as housekeeping. Are all the mops off the floor? Are all …

Have you Leaned your Clean?

We’ve all heard of LEAN, Six Sigma and process excellence, and how they decrease costs, improve productivity, and develop more effective people and companies. But what if you could get results like these simply by applying LEAN to your cleaning?

We tend to think of cleaning as housekeeping. Are all the mops off the floor? Are all …

Breaking News – USPS Announces New Prices (Commerical) for 2018

 

October 6, 2017

 U.S. Postal Service Announces New Prices for 2018

Penny Increase for the Forever Stamp

WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) today of price changes to take effect Jan. 21, 2018. The new prices, if approved, include a one cent increase in the price of a …