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USPS to dedicate Frozen Treats Forever stamps

Cool off with Frozen Treats, a U.S. Modern frozen treats are available in many varieties. In recent years, frozen treats containing fresh fruit such as kiwi, watermelon, blueberries, oranges, and strawberries have become more common. Some frozen treats even have two sticks, making them perfect for sharing. This booklet of 20 stamps showcases Margaret Berg’s whimsical watercolor illustrations of frozen treats.

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PMG, CFO media call on USPS Q2 financials

Postal Service FY 2018 Quarter 2 Financial Results Who: Postmaster General and CEO Megan J. BrennanCFO and Executive Vice President Joseph Corbett When: Friday, May 11, 20189:00 a.m. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations. # # #Please Note: For broadcast quality video and audio, photo stills and other media resources, visit the USPS Newsroom at about.usps.com/news/welcome.htm. For reporters

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Chris Cassidy To Lead UPS’s Global Healthcare Logistics Strategy

US 05/01/18Atlanta, GAA former executive with GlaxoSmithKline, Cassidy will be responsible for deepening UPS’s supply chain footprint in top-tier priority segmentUPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced Chris Cassidy as vice president of global healthcare logistics strategy. He is charged with leading and advancing UPS’s commitment to the healthcare supply chain, which remains a top company priority. Cassidy has extensive supply chain logistics and packaging (i.e., temperature-control solutions) experien

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Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Flag Act of 1818

With this stamp, the U.S. Postal Service is pleased to highlight the 200th anniversary of the Flag Act of 1818, which provided the basic design of the current American flag: 13 stripes symbolizing the original 13 colonies and one star for each state in the union. Background:

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United States Postal Service Celebrates 100th Anniversary of United States Air Mail Service

Postal Service celebrates the 100th anniversary of the beginning of regular airmail service with a Forever stamp. The first-day-of-issue ceremony for the blue United States Air Mail Forever stamp, pictured above, took place today at the Smithsonian National Postal Museum. “The stamp we’re here to celebrate is a beautiful reminder of the imprint of United States Air Mail on today’s world,” said U.S. Postal Service, took charge of U.S. Air Mail service later that summer, operating it from Aug. 12,

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John A. Smith Named FedEx Freight President and CEO

John A. Smith Named FedEx Freight President and CEOWill succeed Michael L. Ducker August 16MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 30, 2018— FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today that John A. Smith has been named President and CEO of FedEx Freight effective August 16, 2018. Smith, 56, currently serves as Senior Vice President of Operations at FedEx Freight, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. Smith will succeed Michael L. Ducker, whose pending retirement was announced earlier this month. Along with being responsible fo

By | 2018-04-29T17:00:00+00:00 April 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The UPS Store Survey Finds Two Thirds of Americans Dream of Opening a Small Business

US 04/30/18San Diego, CA“Inside Small Business Survey” Shows Americans Remain Optimistic About Starting Small BusinessesThe UPS Store, Inc. released the findings of their first annual “Inside Small Business Survey” today, which found that 66 percent of respondents dream of opening a small business. Part of The UPS Store® annual initiative to celebrate National Small Business Month, Small Biz Salute, The UPS Store “Inside Small Business Survey” captures sentiments of Americans and their feelings

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Press Release

Previously, it has been possible to use the preferred time option for shipments for which e-tailers offer the service as a shipping option in their shops. Previously, it has been possible to use the preferred time option for shipments for which e-tailers offer the service as a shipping option in their shops. In the first half of the year, DHL Parcel will be introducing the option of booking a preferred time for any shipment – regardless of the e-tailer’s shipping offering. The service options are expected to be extended gradually.No other parcel service provider in Germany offers a comparable service range in this regard. “As market leader in the

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FedEx Office Survey Reveals Enduring Preference for Printed Materials in Today’s Increasingly Digital Environment

In the survey, FedEx Office explored the opinions of consumers and small business owners to learn more about their preferences and purchasing habits regarding professional printing services. Four out of five small business owners said that professional printing services can help their businesses stand out from the competition. Nine in 10 consumers agreed that the quality of printed materials is an indication of the quality of service provided by a business. FedEx Office excels in these target ar

By | 2018-04-25T17:00:00+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

UPS Delivers 1Q 2018 EPS Of $1.55, Up 17%

US 04/26/18Atlanta, GAInternational Revenue and Operating Profit Climb 15%Average Daily Exports grew 12%, Led by Europe and U.S. Trade LanesSupply Chain & Freight Operating Profit up 14% on 16% Revenue GrowthU.S. 1Q 2018 1Q 2017 Revenue $10,227 M $9,536 M Operating profit $756 M $950 MFor the U.S. Operating profit includes headwinds from severe winter weather of $85 million, Saturday deployment, network projects and higher pension expenses. 1Q 2018 1Q 2017 Revenue $3,353 M $2,900 M Operating pro

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