Archive for December 14th, 2015

Postal Service Prepared for Busiest Mailing Day of the Year

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The Postal Service expects the busiest mailing day of the year for customers will be Monday, Dec. 14.More than 612 million pieces are expected to be accepted and processed today.

The Postal Service also is expecting a nearly 7 percent increase in packages to be processed on the busiest day.

Source: Postal Service Prepared for Busiest Mailing Day of the Year

Written by Lisa.Bowes

December 14th, 2015 at 6:14 pm

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UPS Charges USPS Illegally Subsidizes Shipping Services

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UPS says the US Postal Service is illegally subsidizing shipping services and has petitioned federal regulators to intervene. The bad news for online merchants: the outcome has the potential to raise USPS shipping rates.

Source: UPS Charges USPS Illegally Subsidizes Shipping Services

Written by Lisa.Bowes

December 14th, 2015 at 12:25 pm

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