Holiday Mail Call for Diplomatic and Military Members Worldwide

Holiday Mail Call for Diplomatic and Military Members Worldwide U.S. Postal Service Recommended Mailing DatesA Sailor sorts Priority Mail Boxes aboard USS Boxer while underway in the Gulf of Aden. Postal Service offers a discounted price of $18.45 on its largest Priority Mail Flat Rate® Box. The price includes a $1.50 per box discount for mail sent to APO/FPO/DPO (Air/Army Post Office/Fleet Post Office/Diplomatic Post Office) destinations worldwide. The kit contains:Two Priority Mail® APO/FPO/DP

By | 2019-10-07T17:00:00+00:00 October 7th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Driver Training Facility Opens In Columbus, Ohio

US 10/04/19Columbus, OHUPS Integrad® Training Features “Experiential” Learning Approach To Help Create The Finest Service Providers In The IndustryUPS announced the opening of its twelfth UPS Integrad driver training facility in Columbus, Ohio. Prior to UPS Integrad training, the majority of initial driver training was classroom- and lecture-based. “The sophisticated UPS Integrad training and our focus on adaptive learning styles will guarantee a new generation of Circle of Honor drivers,” said

By | 2019-10-03T17:00:00+00:00 October 3rd, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Package Security Enhancements Begin This Month

Package Security Enhancements Begin This MonthWASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service is increasing the safety and security of its collection box procedures through a modification of the long-standing Aviation Mail Security Rule, which was established in August 1996 and called for all packages weighing 16 ounces to be presented in person to a postal clerk or a letter carrier. The action was taken to enhance security measures and to protect the public, postal employees and postal contractor

By | 2019-09-30T17:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Holiday Wreaths Adorn Forever Stamps

Holiday Wreaths Adorn Forever Stamps New offerings will be among several holiday-themed stamps this yearWASHINGTION — The U.S. Postal Service announced today that this year’s contemporary holiday stamps will highlight wreaths to welcome the season. The Holiday Wreaths Forever stamps will be issued later this fall, providing plenty of time for mailing greeting cards. Inspired by the holiday decorating traditions of early America, the four wreaths featured on these stamps are classic yet contempor

By | 2019-09-22T17:00:00+00:00 September 22nd, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

FedEx Air & Ground NFL Awards Return for 17th Season

FedEx Air & Ground NFL Awards Return for 17th SeasonFan-voted weekly award will see FedEx continue to donate to the USO in the name of the week’s best quarterback and running back performancesNEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2019– FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), the Official Delivery Service Sponsor of the NFL, announced today that the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week and Players of the Year Awards will return for the 2019-2020 season. The FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week Awards is a fan-voted pr

By | 2019-09-04T17:00:00+00:00 September 4th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS to issue three-ounce stamp honoring Walt Whitman in September

Postal Service celebrates the 200th anniversary of the birth of “the Father of American poetry,” Walt Whitman, by honoring the poet with a new stamp in its Literary Arts series. News about the stamp is being shared with the hashtag #WaltWhitmanStamps. Postal Service General Counsel and Executive Vice President, and the stamp ceremony’s dedicating official; Cynthia Shor, Walt Whitman Birthplace Association Executive Director; and others. When:Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 at 11 a.m. EDTWhere:Walt Whit

By | 2019-08-11T17:00:00+00:00 August 11th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Board of Governors Temporary Emergency Committee to meet Aug. 9

Temporary Emergency Committee of the Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet August 9 Financial Briefing to Follow Open Session MeetingWASHINGTON — The Temporary Emergency Committee (TEC) of the Board of Governors of the U.S. Postal Service will meet Aug. 9, 2019, in open session at Postal Service headquarters, 475 L’Enfant Plaza, SW, Washington, DC. Participation in the public comment period is governed by 39 C.F.R. Open session meetings of the TEC of the Board of Governors are available on l

By | 2019-07-29T17:00:00+00:00 July 29th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Upcoming 2019 Stamp Dedications

Upcoming 2019 Stamp Dedications New Stamp RevealedName of Stamp Issuance FDOI Date City ST Walt Whitman (3oz) Sept. 12, 2019 Huntington Station NY Winter Berries Sept. 17, 2019 Tulsa OKAdditional information about the availability of these stamps and first day of issue events will be provided at a later date. Also, the Postal Service is revealing the Purple Heart Medal Forever definitive stamp. This stamp is a redesign of the 2012 Purple Heart Medal stamp and features a purple border matching th

By | 2019-07-29T17:00:00+00:00 July 29th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS To Serve Growing Cross-Border E-Commerce Market With New International Shipping Service

US 07/23/19Atlanta, GACross-border online sales will make up 20 percent of global e-commerce in 2022 – new, streamlined service enables small businesses to seize the opportunity. Cost-effective cross-border shipping service designed to provide small and medium-sized businesses flexibility, visibility and affordability. With global cross-border e-commerce sales expected to reach $1 trillion in value by 2020, UPS (NYSE:UPS) is launching UPS® Worldwide Economy, a new service to address small and me

By | 2019-07-22T17:00:00+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Recognizing Four-Legged Heroes

Postal Service honors the nation’s brave and loyal canines with the Military Working Dogs Forever stamps. Background: Brave and loyal military working dogs are essential members of America’s armed forces. Today, the 341st Training Squadron at Lackland Air Force Base just outside of San Antonio, TX, trains American military working dogs and their handlers. Modern military working dogs are predominantly Belgian Malinois, German Shepherds and Dutch Shepherds. The Military Working Dogs stamps are be

By | 2019-07-04T17:00:00+00:00 July 4th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments