Mailing/Postal

The Week That Was With Julie G (05/18/2015)
May 22, 2015 at 1:23 pm

This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news from Heidelberg, RR Donnelley, Quad/Graphics, The Boston Globe, United States Postal Service and MBO.

The Week That Was With Julie G (05/11/2015)
May 15, 2015 at 2:57 pm

This week Julie Greenbaum highlights industry news, including Mark Michelson's live interview with John Sommers Jr., president and CEO of Allied Printing Services in Manchester, CT. Other major announcements this week came from Xerox, the U.S. Postal Service, DOME,  Mohawk and Arjowiggins,  Accu-Label and Xeikon, and Royle Printing. 

U.S. Postal Service: Direct Marketers Are Still Fans of the Postcard
May 14, 2015 at 11:00 am

Consumers may notice they're getting fewer postcards from friends, but USPS says direct marketers are still fans of the mail option. Specifically citing a product called "Every Door Direct Mail," USPS says on Monday that what it first issued as "postal cards" in 1873 are still distributed in the billions each year.

USPS Union: Mail Delays Intolerable, National Protest Tomorrow
May 13, 2015 at 11:10 am

Direct mailers and consumers aren't getting the best possible USPS service they can receive and the "outrageous" delays need to end, say members of the American Postal Workers Union. While not mentioning the word "strike," union members say tomorrow they will "rally in more than 85 cities in 36 states across the country."