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5-Day Delivery Bill Not Likely to Pass This Year  Sep 29, 2011 9:21 PM By Jim Tierney

Is it possible that Congress will enact a bill this year that would eliminate Saturday mail delivery? According to several postal experts, there are two chances for that occurring in 2011: slim and none.

USPS 5 Day Delivery  Sep 28, 2011 12:49 AM By MCM staff

 

House Panel Approves Bill For Five-Day Postal Delivery  Sep 23, 2011 12:01 AM By Jim Tierney

A House of Representatives subcommittee approved legislation Wednesday to end Saturday mail delivery.

Marketers and Lobbyists Weigh In on USPS Crisis  Sep 22, 2011 4:48 PM By MCM staff

What does a potential USPS shutdown mean for multichannel merchants that rely on the catalog channel? Multichannel Merchant senior writers Tim Parry and Jim Tierney went to the NEMOA Fall Conference in Quincy, MA on Sept. 21 and asked that question to five retail industry leaders.

Obama’s Proposals Might Not Save USPS  Sep 21, 2011 8:53 PM By Jim Tierney

President Obama is trying to lend a helping hand to the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service. But his proposals revealed this week aren

PMG Paints Doomsday Postal Picture for Senate Panel  Sep 07, 2011 6:06 PM By Jim Tierney

If Congress does not intervene in the form of legislation by Sept. 30

PMG: USPS Needs Congress’s Help  Jun 27, 2011 8:47 PM By Jim Tierney

The United States Postal Service can’t begin to gain profitability without help from the federal mandates that hold it back, Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe told attendees at the National Catalog Forum held June 21-22 in Washington by the American Catalog Mailers Association

Will PRC’s Opinion Help or Hurt Five-Day Delivery Prospect?  Mar 31, 2011 9:00 PM By Jim Tierney

Now that the Postal Regulatory Commission has issued its advisory opinion on the U.S. Postal Service’s quest for five-day mail delivery to Congress

USPS VP: It’s Time to Implement Five-Day Mail Delivery  Mar 30, 2010 7:54 PM By Jim Tierney

With first-class mail slowly eroding away, the time is now to implement five-day delivery, according to Sam Pulcrano, vice president of sustainability for the U.S. Postal Service.

How to Choose Between Single and Multisource Parcel Carrier Services  Mar 16, 2010 11:31 PM By Rob Martinez

There is an age-old procurement debate over the merits of sourcing with a single supplier vs. multiple suppliers. In the world of parcel carrier services, which is best?






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