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Disney villains take center stage on Forever stamps

Postal Service will celebrate the rich legacy of the Walt Disney Studio’s Ink & Paint Department by dedicating a sheet of 20 Forever stamps featuring 10 classic Disney Villains. “These Forever stamps are our way of saying Disney Villains will forever entertain us and serve as a tribute Disney’s artistry and storytelling skill.”Each stamp showcases one of 10 classic Disney Villains set against a blue background. Its artists brought life to countless memorable characters, including many iconic Dis

By | 2017-07-14T00:53:00+00:00 July 14th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Total Eclipse of the Sun Forever Stamp to be Issued Tomorrow

The Total Eclipse of the Sun Forever stamp commemorates the upcoming Aug. 21 eclipse. A total solar eclipse provides us with the only chance to see the Sun’s corona — its extended outer atmosphere — without specialized instruments. Partial eclipses or partial phases of total solar eclipses are never safe to watch without solar eclipse glasses.”Guthakurta recommended learning more on solar eclipse safety, educational and science information at eclipse2017.nasa.gov. Thermochromic InkIn the first U

By | 2017-06-19T00:53:00+00:00 June 19th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

USPS celebrates Sharks forever stamps

Postal Service will celebrate the wonder of sharks by issuing the Sharks Forever stamps featuring five species that inhabit American waters — the mako, thresher, great white, hammerhead and whale sharks. An athlete of the shark world is the swift, streamlined mako shark. The scalloped hammerhead (Sphyrna lewini), featured in the hammerhead shark stamp, is one of three large hammerhead species. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, pr

By | 2017-06-15T00:53:00+00:00 June 15th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Have a Ball! stamps feel like the real thing

Postal Service dedicated the first-of-its-kind stamps with the look — and feel — of balls used in eight popular sports. The Postal Service was part of this special tribute to those who serve or have served in the military. Forever stamps. We are thrilled to reveal it to our fans today, in our country’s heartland.”These round Forever stamps are available in panes of 16 that include two stamps of each design. stamps are being issued as Forever stamps which are always equal in value to the current

By | 2017-06-14T00:53:00+00:00 June 14th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Henry David Thoreau Commemorated on a Forever Stamp Today

Postal Service celebrated writer, philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau during the bicentennial year of his birth with a Forever stamp today. The first-day-issue stamp dedication ceremony took place at the Walden Pond State Reservation Visitors Center. Thoreau, born July 12, 1817, lived at Walden Pond from 1845-1847. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations. For reporters interested

By | 2017-05-23T00:53:00+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Celebration Corsage, Boutonniere stamps

Postal Service today issued two Celebration stamps fit for party invitations, thank-you notes, announcements and any other correspondence. The Celebration Corsage and Celebration Boutonniere Forever stamps are beautiful and perfect for greeting cards, Father’s Day cards and other occasions. “The Celebration Corsage and Celebration Boutonniere Forever stamps reflect the Postal Service’s long and proud tradition of showcasing flowers and floral artwork on stamps. Stamp DesignThe Celebration Corsag

By | 2017-05-02T00:53:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

Total eclipse of sun on Forever stamp

The Total Solar Eclipse Forever stamp, which commemorates the August 21 eclipse, transforms into an image of the Moon from the heat of a finger. The Total Eclipse Forever stamps may be pre-ordered at usps.com/shop in early June for delivery following the June 20 nationwide issuance. Thermochromic InkThe stamp image is a photograph taken by astrophysicist Fred Espenak, aka Mr. Eclipse, of Portal, AZ, that shows a total solar eclipse seen from Jalu, Libya, on March 29, 2006. In the first U.S. stam

By | 2017-04-27T00:53:00+00:00 April 27th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

USPS celebrates Latin American cuisine

The Delicioso stamps feature bright and playful illustrations of tamales, flan, sancocho, empanadas, chile relleno, and ceviche. Postal Service. BackgroundCentral and South American, Mexican, and Caribbean foods and flavors have impacted American cuisine for generations. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations. For more information about the Postal Service, visit usps.com and usps.com/postal

By | 2017-04-20T00:53:00+00:00 April 20th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

Robert Panara commemorated on stamp

Postal Service’s Distinguished American stamp series on a Forever stamp today. Postal Service Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President David Williams in dedicating the stamp. “Seeing my father honored on a U.S. postage stamp as a ‘Distinguished American’ makes me extremely proud,” said Panara. In the early 1970s, he wrote influential articles on deaf American writers and deaf characters in modern literature. Distinguished American Stamp SeriesOther individuals commemorated as part of

By | 2017-04-11T00:53:00+00:00 April 11th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

New Celebration Corsage and Boutonniere Forever Stamps

The Postal Service is issuing two Forever stamps that are perfect for mailinganniversary, birthday, prom and other life celebrating invitations enclosed withRSVP cards. The new Celebration Corsage two-ounce Forever stamp can accommodate the weight of heavy invitations for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, and other celebrations, oversized greeting cards for all occasions, and mailings such as small gifts that require extra postage. The stamp image is a photograph of an arrangement of ranunculu

By | 2017-04-06T00:53:00+00:00 April 6th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments