Postal Service Honors United Health Group with 2017 Partnership for Growth Award

Postal Service (USPS) today recognized United Health Group (UHG) with the Partnership for Growth award on the final day of the National Postal Forum (NPF), the country’s premier mailing and shipping conference. The Partnership for Growth award is given annually at NPF to recognize a strong mailing industry contributor that drives innovation and growth using USPS. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its

By | 2017-05-24T00:53:00+00:00 May 24th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Lincoln Motor Company wins Irresistible Mail Award

Postal Service has recognized The Lincoln Motor Company, Hudson Rouge and Structural Graphics with the Irresistible Mail Grand Champion Award for their ability to create exceptional and innovative mail pieces. The Postal Service also recognized the University of Pittsburgh and Unofficial Cardboard with the first-ever Irresistible Mail Award for Innovative Technology. Irresistible Mail is a program that highlights mail pieces that increase engagement through innovative design, print or digital te

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USPS releases U.S. flag stamp

Flag stamp today at the Southeastern Stamp Expo in Norcross, GA, continuing the organization’s tradition of celebrating patriotism through stamps that feature one of our nation’s most recognizable symbols. Flag stamp adds a touch of majesty and patriotic grace to First-Class Mail correspondence,” said Jeffrey C. Williamson, the Postal Service’s chief human resources officer and executive vice president, who dedicated the stamp. Gen. Mitchell Zais , president, American Philatelic Society; Mary-An

By | 2017-01-26T23:53:00+00:00 January 26th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

World’s largest post office serves millions

Postal Service announced that Monday, Dec. 19, will be the busiest mailing day of the year. Of the 12 million customers visiting the nation’s 31,000 plus Post Offices, 7 million will visit the world’s largest Post Office — Postal Service Chief Customer and Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President Jim Cochrane, referring to the ability to schedule next-day package pickup online at As the world’s largest e-commerce deliverer, the Postal Service is projecting about 750 mil

By | 2016-12-15T20:43:35+00:00 December 15th, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments

USPS ready for record Cyber Monday

Postal Service, the largest e-commerce deliverer, is ready. Order free flat-rate USPS Priority Mail boxes at — delivered to any home or businessSkip the trip to a Post Office with Click-N-Ship. More USPS holiday news, including shipping deadlines and Santa mail, can be found at For reporters interested in speaking with a regional Postal Service public relations professional, please go to Fo

By | 2016-11-28T17:30:56+00:00 November 28th, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments

Postal Service Ready to Deliver Holiday Cheer

Postal Service today announced it was ready to deliver a lot of cheer — in the form of roughly 16 billion cards, letters and packages — this holiday season. “Our customers can count on the entire Postal Service workforce to deliver their holiday gifts, cards and letters,” said Megan J. Brennan, Postmaster General and CEO. Holiday Advertising CampaignThe 2016 holiday campaign emphasizes the proud tradition of delivering cheer and the value the Postal Service offers consumers and businesses during

By | 2016-11-14T17:31:26+00:00 November 14th, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments

USPS celebrates the story of the Nativity

Postal Service is ready for Christmas with a new Nativity Forever stamp issued today. An image that for Christians from all walks of life celebrates the story of the Nativity – the birth of Jesus Christ. The Nativity SceneArtists through the centuries have celebrated the Nativity in painting and sculpture. Ordering First-Day CoversThe Postal Service also offers first-day covers for new stamp issues and Postal Service stationery items postmarked with the official first-day-of-issue cancellation.

By | 2016-11-04T15:56:46+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments

Post Office hours Christmas, New Year’s Eves

WASHINGTON — Post Offices nationwide will be open Christmas Eve, Saturday, Dec. 24, but many will shorten retail lobby hours and close at noon. Post Offices will be open regular hours on New Year’s Eve. Revised hours will be posted at each Post Office, and commercial customers are asked to check with their business mail entry units for specific information about holiday hours of operation. Customers requiring postal services later on Christmas Eve are encouraged to contact their local Post Offic

By | 2016-11-04T15:56:56+00:00 November 1st, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments

Postal Service Announces 2017 Shipping Prices

Postal Service today filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) of price changes for Shipping Services products to take effect next year, following the end of the holiday mailing season. The filing does not include any price increase for First-Class Package International Service, Priority Mail Express International and Priority Mail International. The Postal Service continues to provide excellent value and reliability for the shipping industry, along with convenient choices for con

By | 2016-11-04T15:57:18+00:00 October 19th, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments