A second explosion rocked Austin, Texas, hours after an earlier blast, which was apparently caused by a package left on a porch, killed a teen and injured a woman. Continue reading
In his recent New York Times article, Whitson Gordon fails to consider some important points about the continuing value of mail. Marketing Mail is read more and has a higher response rate than other forms of advertising because it provides highly personalized messaging into customer’s hands, making it more engaging to consumers. Continue reading
What could be a more “edgy” fashion statement than a canvas shoulder bag made from an old USPS mail sack? That’s the latest fashion advice from the USPS, which is selling the totes in its online store.
This kind of style doesn’t come cheap, needless to say- the re-imagined (and presumably thoroughly laundered) burlap sacks go for $60 apiece, and come in a variety of colors including salmon and teal.. If that’s too steep, there are also canvas coin pouches for $14.95, and cosmetic bags for $19.95.
Or you could go all out and pick up an “Upcycled Limestone Showdown Mailbag” which appears to be a backpack, for $79.95.
Source: Salmon Mailbag Tote
03/07/2018 – With contract negotiations set to begin early summer, President Mark Dimondstein has announced the names of union members who will serve on the Rank and File Bargaining Advisory Committee. In accordance with the APWU Constitution, each member of the National Executive Board names one person to the committee; a 14th member, appointed by the president, is a member of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing Task Force. Continue reading
March 11, 2018 — UPDATE: A USPS spokesperson says the distribution center has been cleaned in accordance with their protocols, and is open as of Sunday night. The health and safety of employees remains a priority. Continue reading
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LEESBURG, Fla. – Dozens of people in Leesburg are complaining about losing money after recent incidences of identity theft. They say they’re out hundreds of dollars and are now worried about identity theft because they believe someone is stealing their mail. Continue reading
The U.S. Postal Service tells KTVU there has been a rash of mail vehicle burglaries while they’re parked in various neighborhoods in Oakland. Mail and packages have been stolen. Continue reading
Husch Blackwell announced today the publication of its Top 150 U.S. Postal Service Suppliers list, an annual look at the companies with the largest supplier relationships with the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). USPS spent $14 billion on outside purchases during fiscal year (FY) 2017, with about half of that total on transportation-related purchases. Continue reading
CHICAGO — A federal jury in Chicago has convicted two U.S. Postal Service employees for scheming to deliver marijuana through the mail. Continue reading