Monday, May 22, 2017

Hugging and Kissing on the Job: Is it ok?

Former Wasilla (Alaska) postmaster demoted to custodian after investigation upholds harassment claims

"... A sexual harassment investigation of the former Wasilla postmaster recommended that he be ousted, and now he has a new Postal Service job as a custodian in Anchorage at substantially less pay. Eric Schuler ..."   


Friday, May 19, 2017

Operation: Wait A Minute Mr. Postman (Gangs, Drugs and Guns)

25 Indicted, Including Postal Worker, After MPD Drug Investigation

"... Gangs, guns, and drugs; that's what Memphis police say a seven-month long investigation uncovered. Prosecutors say that includes a U.S. postal working delivering drugs while delivering mail. He is one of 25 indicted people. A home on Bloombury in Cordova is vacant now ..."   


Wednesday, May 10, 2017

U.S. Postal Service shipping and package revenue rose about 10 percent

USPS' fiscal second-quarter revenues decline; package business stays strong

"... As has been the case for years, shipping and package revenue was the standout. Revenue rose about 10 percent to $4.7 billion, while volumes rose 11 percent to nearly 1.37 billion..."   


Wednesday, May 3, 2017

FedEx and UPS to compete with USPS for last-mile delivery

FedEx and UPS to compete with USPS for last-mile delivery

"... UPS and FedEx will soon offer a Zone 1 option for packages that have previously been diverted to the U.S. Postal Service for last mile delivery, DC Velocity reported last week ..."