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These Five Issues Need Immediate Attention from USPS Board of Governors

It’s amazing how quickly Washington can move at times. This week we were looking forward to a ruling from the International Trade Commission and public release of the report from the Presidential Task Force examining the Postal System. What no one expected was action on …

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Amazon forms U.S. Postal Service lobby group with other companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) and other retail and logistics companies said on Wednesday they had started a new group to lobby to keep the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) package delivery services “reliable and affordable.”  Read more about these plans

Key Notes – Volume 05 Number 04

Coalition Opposes Imposition of Paper Tariffs – A group printers, publishers, and paper suppliers have formed the STOPP Coalition, (Stop Tariffs on Print and Publishers) to oppose the potential imposition of tariffs.  Members include the Printing Industries Association, Local Search Association, the News Media Alliance and Book Manufacturer’s Institute.  The Association of American Publishers (APP) …

Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 36

Postal Service Continues to Promote Informed Delivery – On September 12 and September 19 the USPS Informed Delivery advanced webinar series will continue for mail owners and mail service providers.  These webinars will focus on the launch of the self-serve Informed Delivery Mailer Campaign Portal and how it will facilitate planning, entering, activating, and analyzing …

Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 31

Mysterious Mailboxes – Ever wonder about those green USPS boxes on street corners and why they’re bolted shut?  They’re called “relay boxes” and they are used by letter carriers — like a cubbyhole, or a safe, for mail delivery.  Postal workers delivering mail around any major city, who can carry only so much at once, …