Union leader calls for Canada Post to get into financial services

The president of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) said yesterday that Canada Post was “panicking” in its response to its mounting losses, and that the solution should be to develop additional services like postal banking.

Denis Lemelin was in the audience of yesterday’s annual public meeting of Canada Post in Ottawa, where he spoke out against proposals for cutbacks for the Corporation, as it responds to its declining mail volumes and loss-making status.

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