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Congress must step up to save the US Postal Service as we know it

Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night keeps the U.S. Postal Service from delivering the mail, but if Congress doesn’t act soon, financial insolvency just might.  Read more.

 

Senate easily passes sweeping opioids legislation, sending to President …

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Task force’s recommendations to Trump remain a mystery

Ever since President Trump ordered a commission to study his allegations against the U.S. Postal Service and its discount rates for internet retailing giant Amazon there has been a cloud over postal headquarters. Read more here.

 

Canada Post, union to hold weekend meeting in attempt to …

IS IT TIME FOR A PACKAGING EQUIPMENT UPGRADE?

The packaging equipment you choose can make or break your packaging – and even your product. So how do you know when it’s time for an upgrade?

“There are key signs that indicate it is time to evaluate the situation,” says Julius Little, Director, Equipment and Load Containment Solutions with Veritiv.

1) Your packaging equipment is antiquated …

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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 …

The future of food packaging is retail-ready

Retailers may be the driving force behind retail-ready packaging (RRP), but brand owners and manufacturers are uncovering ways to boost sales and brand recognition through product packaging designed to be quickly stocked and attract consumers.

This approach has helped new food products compete against much larger companies. Often referred to as shelf-, display- or pallet-ready packaging, retail-ready …