Archive for January 7th, 2014

Verification Procedures for Full Service Automation Mailings

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Posted to RIBBS today- of interest, especially considering the PRC ruling that the Full Service mandate was unacceptable.  Apparently charging for non-conformity is going to be ok though – even though the USPS reporting data is often (more often than not) suspect…

https://ribbs.usps.gov/intelligentmail_guides/documents/tech_guides/FullServiceVerification.pdf

“In July 2014, the USPS will begin charging mailers for the full service discount amount ($.001 for Standard/periodicals/BPM or $.003 for First-Class) for full-service electronic verification failures over the threshold.”

 

Written by Lisa.Bowes

January 7th, 2014 at 4:46 pm

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USPS Board of Governors Meeting – In Las Vegas?

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As letter carriers in much of the country brave bitter cold, and even sub-zero temperatures to deliver the mail, the USPS Board of Governors will be flying to sunny Las Vegas for their regular monthly meeting. The forecast is for partly cloudy skies and high temperatures around 60- above zero!

The public is NOT invited to attend:

Board of Governors; Sunshine Act Meeting

DATES AND TIMES: January 7, 2014, at 2:30 p.m., and January 8, 2014, at 7:15 a.m.

PLACE: Las Vegas, Nevada.

STATUS: Closed.

via – postalnews blog.

Written by Lisa.Bowes

January 7th, 2014 at 11:43 am

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