U.S. Postal Service, USPS, UPS, Parcel Select, shipping and delivery

What America Wants and Needs from the USPS

| Erin Lynch

In order to gain a better perspective into the types of compromises and service changes the American public is willing to accept from the United States Postal Service, the Office of the Inspector General commissioned a small focus group to see where the public stood on funding, delivery locations, delivery days, and the overall future of the postal service.

U.S. Postal Service, USPS, UPS, Parcel Select, shipping and delivery

USPS to End Metro Post Same-day Delivery Program

| Erin Lynch

The Office of the Inspector General has announced that the United States Postal Service will end its same-day delivery pilot program, Metro Post, throughout the San Francisco area due to insufficient participation.

Polar Vortex Grounds Carriers

| Tim Parry

Consumers who are waiting for cold-weather gear they ordered online to stay warm during the polar vortex may not get these products shipped to them right away because of, well, the polar vortex.