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USPS IG Survey: Residents Approve of Drone Delivery Concepts

An online survey from the U.S. Postal Service‘s inspector general indicates a majority of U.S. residents support the concept of drone-delivered packages than those who do not with an additional large group of respondents have yet to decide. USPS ‘ IG surveyed 1,465 U.S. residents that are aged 18 to 75 years old in efforts to determine public opinion on drone delivery, …

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USPS Unveils Stamps of NASA’s Pluto Exploration, Planet Images

The U.S. Postal Service has launched two sets of “Forever” stamps that depict images from NASA‘s New Horizons Pluto probe as well as photos of the eight planets. USPS said Tuesday the first-day-of-issue dedication ceremony for the Pluto—Explored! and Views of Our Planets stamps was held at the World Stamp Show-NY 2016. “In 1991, the Postal Service …

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WSJ CIO Journal: Kristin Seaver Named US Postal Service CIO

Kristin Seaver, formerly vice president of operations for the U.S. Postal Service’s Capital Metro area, has been named executive vice president and chief information officer of USPS, the Wall Street Journal’s CIO Journal reported Monday. Steven Norton wrote in a blog post that Seaver will report to Megan Brennan, CEO and postmaster …

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Sen. Tom Carper Intros New Postal Service Reform Bill

Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.) has introduced a bill that aims to help the U.S. Postal Service change its services and financial performance through operational and business model reforms. Carper’s office said Thursday the Improving Postal Operations, Service, and Transparency Act of 2015 seeks to allow USPS to offer government services through partnerships …

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USPS Chief Patrick Donahoe to Step Down in February 2015

Patrick Donahoe will step down as the country’s postmaster general inFebruary 2015, the U.S. Postal Service announced Fridaay. The USPS chief started his career at the agency in 1975 taking the role of clerk as a working student in Pittsburgh. He moved up to leadership roles through the decades to become deputy …

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