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USPS celebrates Lunar New Year with Year of the Boar Forever stamp

Postal Service Celebrates Lunar New Year with Year of the Boar Forever StampHOUSTON — Bright pink peach blossoms highlight the 2019 Year of the Boar Forever stamp, the 12th and final stamp in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series . “The Postal Service has long celebrated our nation’s rich heritage through our stamp program. The boar, also referred to as a pig, is one of 12 zodiac animal signs associated with the Chinese lunar calendar. The Year of the Boar is being issued as a souvenir sheet of

By | 2019-01-16T16:00:00+00:00 January 16th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Celebrate love with the Hearts Blossom Forever stamp

HEARTS BLOSSOM FOREVER U.S. Postal Service celebrates the joys of love with the latest stamp in the popular Love series, the Hearts Blossom Forever stamp. “The Love stamp is traditionally released in time for Valentine’s Day, but it can be used to deliver love for any reason in any season,” said U.S. “In the coming months, the Hearts Blossom stamp will be used to send expressions of love in the mail. The Postal Service has captured the essence of love on stamp artwork ever since issuing the firs

By | 2019-01-09T16:00:00+00:00 January 9th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS Stamps Offer Convenience for Consumers and Business Mailers

Postal Service announced today the new Priority Mail and Priority Mail Express stamps and new stamps for additional ounce, non-machineable surcharge, and 2- and 3-ounce mailings. Joshua TreeCelebrating the desolate beauty of the Joshua tree (Yucca brevifolia) and its distinct desert environment, this Priority Mail stamp depicts a common scene throughout much of the Mojave and Sonoran Deserts. Bethesda FountainWith this Priority Mail Express stamp, the Postal Service commemorates the Bethesda Fou

By | 2018-12-18T16:00:00+00:00 December 18th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

Get Ready for Year’s Busiest Mailing and Shipping Week

This week is expected to be the busiest week of the holiday mailing and shipping season for the Postal Service. In the two weeks leading up to Christmas, Dec. 10-23, the Postal Service expects to deliver nearly 200 million packages each week. Additional TipsThe Postal Service offers shipping tips in 10 video “how to” guides. Additional news and information, including all domestic, international and military mailing and shipping deadlines, can be found on the Postal Service online holiday newsroo

By | 2018-12-16T16:00:00+00:00 December 16th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS to dedicate Hearts Blossom Forever stamp

Postal Service to Dedicate the Hearts Blossom Forever StampWhat:Twelve colorful hearts visually expressing love’s joyful, bountiful nature illustrate the first Forever stamp issued in 2019 and will be revealed by the U.S. Postal Service during a first-day-of-issue ceremony. News on the stamp is being shared with the hashtag #LoveStamps. Postal Service’s Facebook page can view the ceremony live at facebook.com/USPS. RSVP:Dedication ceremony attendees are encouraged to RSVP at usps.com/lovestamps/

By | 2018-12-12T16:00:00+00:00 December 12th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS Letters from Santa program

Postal Service Letters FROM Santa Program Provides Santa’s Personalized Response to Your Child’s Letter Great Photo Opportunity to Treasure for YearsWASHINGTON — Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus — and the U.S. Postal Service can help you prove it when Santa replies to your child’s letter — complete with a North Pole postmark. Here are the steps for your child to get a letter back from Santa:Have your child write a letter to Santa and place it in an envelope addressed to: Santa Claus, North

By | 2018-11-25T16:00:00+00:00 November 25th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

Arts, Entertainment, History and Culture Headline the 2019 Forever Stamp Lineup

Postal Service today revealed several of the new Forever stamps and other stamps to be issued in 2019. The stamp art features the word “Love” in cursive script below 12 colorful hearts meant to visually express love’s joyful, bountiful nature. The stamp art depicts Missouri in the disruptive camouflage she wore from her commissioning until a refit in early 1945. US FlagWith this new 2019 stamp, the Postal Service celebrates the American flag, the most recognizable symbol of our nation. The stamp

By | 2018-11-19T16:00:00+00:00 November 19th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

Cyber Monday Shenanigans? We’ll Deliver Them!

Shop online with confidence because USPS will get it thereWASHINGTON — Are you a Black Friday shopper or Cyber Monday shopper? Holiday mailing deadlines are fast approaching, and the Postal Service is ready to deliver. Mail carriers will also deliver Priority Mail Express packages on Christmas Day for an additional fee in select locations. Additional news and information, including all domestic, international and military mailing, and shipping deadlines, can be found at the Postal Service Holida

By | 2018-11-19T16:00:00+00:00 November 19th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

Postal Service, American Postal Workers Union Negotiations Extended

Postal Service, American Postal Workers Union Negotiations ExtendedWASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service and the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) have agreed to further extend contract negotiations on a new collective bargaining agreement. Although the contract with the APWU expired at midnight Thursday, September 20, 2018, the Postal Service and the APWU have mutually decided to extend negotiations toDecember 7, 2018. The APWU represents more than 192,000 employees who work as clerk

By | 2018-11-19T16:00:00+00:00 November 19th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS reports fiscal year 2018 results

Postal Service reported operating revenue of $70.6 billion for fiscal year 2018 (October 1, 2017 - September 30, 2018), an increase of $1.0 billion compared to the prior year. The Postal Service subsequently reduced its debt by $1.8 billion, finishing the year with $13.2 billion in debt outstanding. "Making the pre-funding payments in full or in part would have left the Postal Service with insufficient liquidity to ensure the continued achievement of our mission." Postal Service media resources,

By | 2018-11-13T16:00:00+00:00 November 13th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments