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How to Have Post Redelivered in Japan: JP POST

When post is delivered to your place in Japan and you happen to be out at the time, a notice card (‘Undeliverable Item Notice’) will put through your letter box. The postal service (JP POST in this case) will keep hold of your parcel for around two weeks (look out for the bit on the card written thus, ????/hokan kigen). Show More Summary

Japan aims to raise $12 bn in postal giant share sale

Japanese said Monday it would sell off another chunk of the country's massive postal service in a share sale that could raise up to $12 billion. Tokyo said it would sell up to 990 million shares in Japan Post, or about 22 percent of its outstanding shares, the finance ministry said in a statement. Show More Summary

Direct Mail And Hurricanes

With Hurricane Harvey barely in the rearview mirror and with Hurricane Irma churning through Florida, I’m sure every fundraiser who uses the U.S. Postal Service is wondering, “Should I mail or not mail?” To The Agitator, with its roots in direct mail, this is both a donor-centric question and an organization-centric one. If you mail […]

U.S. Postal Service unveils series of stamps honoring children's book 'The Snowy Day'

The U.S. Postal Service is honoring "The Snowy Day," one of the most beloved American children's books of the 20th century, with a series of new postage stamps. Four new "forever" stamps depicting Peter, the main character of Ezra Jack Keats' famous book, will be issued on Oct. 4, the Postal Service...

Ofcom reports on postal market

During 2015-16, the total number of addressed letters sent declined by 4% to 11.8 billion. But nearly 9 in 10 people still say they value the option to use postal services, according to the latest annual Ofcom report on the communications market. Attitudes to post vary by age, with postal services valued most by older […]

UPS, FedEx halt delivery to major areas of Texas, Louisiana amid storm

3 weeks agoNews : USAToday: News

Shipping giants UPS, FedEx and the United States Postal Service have indefinitely ceased delivery to swaths of Texas and Louisiana.        

UPS, FedEx halt delivery to major areas of Texas, Louisiana amid storm

Shipping giants UPS, FedEx and the United States Postal Service have indefinitely ceased delivery to swaths of Texas and Louisiana.        

GAO Report Finds Rural Postal Service Remains Essential

More evidence that cutting back on rural postal service is a bad idea.

GAO Report finds Rural Postal Service Remains Essential

From time to time, Mark Jamison or myself would feature articles from the Save the Post Office blog as authored by Steve Hutkins, a literature professor who teaches “place studies” at the Gallatin School of New York University. Mark Jamison a retired Postmaster for a small town in North Carolina would often write there also. […]

UK Royal Mail reveals new electric delivery van, and it’s adorable

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Postman Pat will be very excited. The United Kingdom’s postal service, Royal Mail, has revealed its new all-electric autonomous-capable van that begins deliveries this week. Sourced from UK-based light commercial automaker, Arrival – formerly Charge Automotive –  the vans have an all-electric range of 100 miles (160km) while producing zero emissions. Show More Summary

Ah, The GD USPS

I should have known that the United States Postal Service would not be the most efficient company in the world. My instructions to them was to deliver all accumulated mail at the end of the hold period; this should have … Continue reading ?

Royal Mail is trialling some super-futuristic-looking electric mail trucks

LONDON — Royal Mail is getting some seriously futuristic new mail vans. As previously reported by Engadget, Wired, and elsewhere, the British postal service has announced a trial of nine electric-powered vehicles in London and South-East...Show More Summary

US post offices in path of eclipse offer special postmarks

More than 110 U.S. Postal Service offices are offering special postmarks for Monday's total solar eclipse.

AI Weekly: Amazon bots are helping bring the USPS back from oblivion

The United States Postal Service is not exactly bouncing back from oblivion these days, but it’s worth noting that there’s been a slight bump in one area. For the low-margin Shipping and Packages division, there was an 11 percent increase in revenue over last quarter. In general, these items — small packages that come to […]

DEEP STATE UPDATE: How the Postal Service tried to swing the election for Hillary Clinton. With …

DEEP STATE UPDATE: How the Postal Service tried to swing the election for Hillary Clinton. With the media fawning over allegations of Russian influence and hacking of the presidential election, it seems there is no limit to the appetite for tales of intrigue. But this tale is not about foreign agents or a rogue government. […]

USPS: A Giant Distortion Machine

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) is a major business enterprise operated by the federal government. It has a legal monopoly over first-class mail, which prevents entrepreneurs from competing to improve quality and reduce costs. I describe...Show More Summary

Postal Service calls for pricing hike as losses mount

USPS' third quarter net loss totaled $2.14 billion, deepening from a loss of $1.57 billion a year ago.        

U.S. Postal Service’s financial straits could disrupt daily mail delivery

The Postal Service on Thursday reported a quarterly loss of $2.1 billion, compared to a $1.6 billion loss in the same period last year. Continue reading ? The post U.S. Postal Service’s financial straits could disrupt daily mail delivery appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Postal Service: More red ink, missed payments as mail slumps

The U.S. Postal Service is warning that it will likely default on up to $6.9 billion in payments for future retiree health benefits for the fifth straight year. It is … Click to Continue »

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