Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 15

Postal Reform Q & A – In order to have a healthy, sustainable, public Postal Service, legislation is necessary to protect postal customers and postal workers from USPS’s current financial crisis.  The bi-partisan Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act (PAEA) of 2006 largely caused this crisis, sending …

Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 14

UPS Extending Saturday Service – United Parcel Service Inc. said that it is extending ground service to Saturday in order to get e-commerce packages delivered one business day earlier than before.  Packages previously delivered on Monday will now arrive on Saturday.  And ground pickups on Saturday will allow for Monday delivery. The service change is …

Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 13

Mark Your Calendars for Informed Delivery – On April 14, the Postal Service is set to launch a nationwide service that allows users, in a sense, to peek at their mail before it arrives in their mailbox.  Users will have the option of getting an email with photos of the front of card- and letter-size …

Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 12

USPS Offers Comments on PRC Review – USPS is offering comments on the 10-year pricing system review being conducted by the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC).  Under a 2006 postal law, the PRC must review the system used for regulating rates and classes for market-dominant products, including …

Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 11

Vital Need for Postal Reform Passage – According to Postmaster General Megan Brennan, “America deserves a financially stable U.S. Postal Service that can continue to play a vital role in our economy and society.  Enactment of bipartisan postal reform, H.R.756, along with a favorable resolution of the Postal Regulatory Commission’s (PRC) pricing system review and …