Key Notes – Volume 02 Number 29

UPS to Offer Saturday Delivery Services – In the first stage, UPS will evaluate the demand of the services at a few destinations to justify the cost. These locations include Philadelphia, Atlanta, and Los Angeles, where Saturday delivery services will be monitored initially.  The company is expected to receive good demand as most online customers …

USPS Continues to Monitor Possible Strike in Canada

July 11, 2016

Update: USPS Continues to Monitor Possible Strike in Canada

The U.S. Postal Service continues to monitor a possible work disruption affecting Canada Post. On July 10, Canada Post announced negotiations are continuing with Canada Union of Postal Workers (CUPW). The Postal Service will continue to process and accept all mail to and from …

Key Notes – Volume 03 Number 20

USPS Notice of PRC filing – 2017 Promotions – The Postal Service filed a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to establish the 2017 Promotional Program.  The 2017 program would consist of six separate promotions that would be held throughout the year. The Postal Service is seeking approval early to provide mailers with sufficient …

USPS Notice of PRC filing – 2017 Promotions

May 17, 2016

USPS Notice of PRC filing – 2017 Promotions and First-Class Mail Parcels

The Postal Service filed a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to establish the 2017 Promotional Program in addition to adjusting certain prices in the First-Class Mail Parcels product.  The proposed price adjustment does not constitute the Postal Service’s annual, general …

Environmental Resources: Electronics and Plastics Recycling

According to Earth911, electronic waste, or e-waste, is generally considered anything that plugs into a wall or accepts batteries. E-waste has surfaced as an important issue, because it can be dangerous if disposed of improperly. Many major retailers have instituted take-back programs, and municipalities have created drop-off locations to help quell e-waste issues.

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