Ronald A. Stroman will take office as Deputy Postmaster General on April 4. Stroman will lead many important initiatives aimed at resolving the Postal Service’s financial difficulties, including restructuring the retiree health benefit prefund, adjusting delivery frequency, and more. Click here to read more about Stroman’s appointment.
The Postal Service and the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) have reached a tentative agreement that will provide workers with a 3.5% pay increase over 4 1/2 years, while steadily increasing the percentage that union members must contribute toward health insurance plans. This deal also stipulates that career employees hired before November 2010 cannot be… Read: USPS Reaches Deal with Largest Union »
Address quality is critical in today’s mailing environment. Anything that can be done to reduce wasted printing and postage while improving targeting can be a significant boost to a direct mail effort. While a wide range of services are available, DSF2® is one value-added service that can be useful in a wide array of scenarios.… Read: The Benefits of DSF2 »
Billions of mailpieces move around the country every year, mostly facilitated by high-volume mail-processing companies serving corporate clients. If you work for one of those mega-mailers, you’re probably familiar with the scenario in which a customer’s submitted address data – the lifeblood of that mailing job, in terms of its ability to reach its intended… Read: The customer is always right. Their data, on the other hand… »