USPS expects three other discount plans to proceed as planned, too.
The Postal Service's new boss holds a Town Hall discussion on prospecting rates, NSA's, and closer consultations on operational changes.
With the exigent rate in effect, both Standard Mail and Flats increased their contribution of revenue. As for volume, Standard Mail rose; flats fell.
Economist Robert Shapiro uses unplumbed factors to arrive at the valuation, which is four times greater than the government's.
Facing a possible $18 million net loss on the deal, the Postal Service has an NSA rejected for the first time.
More than a month late with its exigency revenue accounting, the Postal Service receives a notice from the PRC to file it by week's end.
The Postal Service cracks down on business mailers who are using the prospecting vehicle for order fulfillment.
United Parcel Service morphs into "United Problem Solvers" in a new TV, print, and online campaign.
Citing a large number of errors and omissions in the rate request, the Postal Regulatory Commission returns it to the Postal Service for modifications
The "Grand Alliance" tells the public that USPS management is out to "bury" the Postal Service with consolidation and work force reduction.
The Postal Museum is now laying the groundwork for telling the complex and significant story of the mailing industry.
A mobile-compatible digital interface lets mailers react quickly when moving from letters to flats in the same work cell.
Don't launch that fleet of delivery drones just yet--unless you're willing to personally escort each one to its destination.
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$1.4 billion was collected as of last October, according to the Postal Service's Q1 report, and CFO Joe Corbett says $2 billion in cash will be lost if exigency's suspended.
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"The mailing industry is at an important juncture of transformation," says Bell & Howell CEO Ramesh Ratan.
Internal methods would replace external systems for First Class and Standard Mail, as well as packages and periodicals.
SMBs as well as large enterprises can now find savings with investments in IMpb's.
"It's a story almost too big to tell," says Allen Kane, director of the National Postal Museum.
The 95-year-old stalwart in mailing systems unveils a new brand strategy and a logo to go with it.
The PRC commissioner argues that the virtual elimination of overnight delivery tramples the concept of universal service.
The Postal Service may be under attack from all sides, but, vowed the Postmaster General in his farewell speech, it will keep marching on.
The USPS surpassed projections and set a record in 2014.
He also ventures that performance-based pricing akin to pay-per-clicks could be in direct mail's future.
Business mailers won't notice as much as private households, which will see mail arrive as much as a day later.
Every piece in a mailing will now be checked for bad addresses, owing to tech advances. Plus, USPS is testing a new fee structure for faulty lists.
Better planning, more temporary workers, and heightened restrictions on retailers limited late deliveries to under 300,000.
"We'll take your returns," the Postal Service tells America in the denouement of its holiday advertising campaign.
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