USPS celebrates the beauty of flowers

Postal Service celebrates the beauty of flowers from American gardens by issuing the Flowers from the Garden Forever stamps tomorrow. Flowers have been a perennial favorite, with hundreds of floral stamps released over the years,” said U.S. And since they are Forever stamps, they will always be equal in value to the current First-Class Mail one-ounce price. “It’s very fitting that we will be dedicating the Garden Forever stamps at the Mary Jo Wegner Arboretum. The Flowers from the Garden stamps

By | 2017-08-15T00:53:00+00:00 August 15th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

USPS posts FY2017 3rd quarter results

Postal Service reported revenue of $16.7 billion for the third quarter of fiscal year 2017 (April 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017). Operating expenses for the quarter were $18.8 billion, a decrease of $461 million, or 2.4%, compared to the prior year quarter. The Postal Service reported a net loss for the quarter of $2.1 billion, an increase in net loss of $573 million, compared to the same quarter last year. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of pos

By | 2017-08-10T00:53:00+00:00 August 10th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

UPS Capital Announces Cross-Border Secure Payments Service For B2B Transactions

*UPS Capital, a subsidiary of UPS® (NYSE:UPS), announced today the launch of a new online business-to-business payment service powered by Payoneer, a leading cross-border payments company. For more information, visit, call 1-877-242-7930, or follow UPS Capital on Linkedin ( and Twitter (@UPSCapital). © 2017 United Parcel Service of America, Inc. UPS, UPS Capital, the UPS brandmark, and the color brown are trademarks of United Parcel

By | 2017-08-07T00:53:00+00:00 August 7th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Post Offices ‘Abuzz’ Over Protect Pollinators Forever Stamps

The Protect Pollinators Forever stamps will be dedicated at noon tomorrow at the American Philatelic Society National Summer Convention StampShow in Richmond, VA. Share the news on social media using the hashtags #ProtectPollinators and #PollinatorStamps. Postal Service Director, Stamp Services Mary-Anne Penner will serve as master of ceremonies. Postal Service, not only for supporting StampShow Richmond, but for bringing stamps that are sure to be a hit with collectors,” said Zais. The Protect

By | 2017-08-02T00:53:00+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|companies|0 Comments

UPS’s Myron Gray Receives National Urban League Award

Presenting at the Whitney M. Young, Junior Awards Gala on July 28, 2017, Mr. Gray spoke on his involvement and impact with the National Urban League. “Myron Gray has always been a supportive partner and outstanding thought leader,” said Marc H. Morial, president and CEO, National Urban League. “He chairs the Programs Committee of the National Urban League Board of Trustees and has served on the National Urban League Board of Director's Executive Committee. He continuously mentors other Trustees

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Sharks surfacing at nation’s Post Offices

“While sharks may be scary to some, the prospect of a world without sharks is truly frightening,” said U.S. Postal Service Chief Human Resources Officer and Executive Vice President Jeffrey Williamson. As one of the nation’s oldest public service institutions, the Postal Service takes pride in using its stamps to raise awareness of important issues. The broad head of the hammerhead shark, represented by this scalloped hammerhead (Sphyrna lewini), has sensors that detect sand-buried stingrays. Th

By | 2017-07-25T00:53:00+00:00 July 25th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

FedEx Freight Drivers Reject Teamsters in Pennsylvania

FedEx Freight Drivers Reject Teamsters in PennsylvaniaMEMPHIS, Tenn., July 19, 2017 – FedEx Freight, the industry leader in less-than-truckload transportation, and a subsidiary of FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX), announced that city and road drivers in Croydon, Pa., voted to decertify the Teamsters union as their bargaining representative. These election results come less than two weeks after drivers at the FedEx Freight location in Charlotte, N.C., also voted the Teamsters union out. “FedEx is a great p

By | 2017-07-19T00:53:00+00:00 July 19th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Vietnam’s e-commerce acceleration to gain a boost from DHL eCommerce

The domestic delivery network will offer a high quality delivery service across Vietnam and a range of services tailored for the booming e-commerce industry, helping small, medium and large e-tailers and marketplaces increase their share amidst the rapidly growing... "DHL eCommerce Vietnam offers domestic delivery nationwide across the country, managed by hubs and depots strategically located throughout the country. "Only 15% of Vietnam's e-commerce shoppers paid online in 2016, making cash on delivery a must-have feature for e-commerce to succeed. That, combined with concerns about the hassle of returns and refunds, has made growth an uphill battle for many local e-tailers," said Thomas Harris, Managing Director, DHL eCommerce Vietnam. "DHL eCommerce is par

By | 2017-07-17T00:53:00+00:00 July 17th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

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