USPS Investigating Drone Delivery Options

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) wants feedback from drone operators that could provide drone capability to the agency as it looks to advance its mail delivery fleet. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 30th, 2019

Aluminum processing center in Virginia sold

Service Center Metals, a Virginia company and one of the fastest-growing industrial assets in the Commonwealth, has been sold. Richmond bu.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 23rd, 2019

Former Trucking Executive Pleads Guilty To Two Counts Of Wire Fraud In USPS Mail Contracts Case

A former executive of a Florida-based trucking company pleaded guilty in federal court on two counts of wire fraud related to mail contracts it had with the U.S. Postal Service on Wednesday, June 12. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 17th, 2019

USPS Starts Testing Self-Driving Trucks For Long Hauls

The US Postal Service (USPS) has awarded TuSimple, a global self-driving truck company, a contract to haul mail across the country with self-driving trucks, a move that could save the money-losing government a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 22nd, 2019

USPS tests self-driving trucks for mail delivery

The U.S. Postal Service started an autonomous mail delivery service test Tuesday with self-driving startup TuSimple......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 22nd, 2019

For the first time ever U.S. mail will be carried by self-driving trucks

The U.S. Postal Service looks to add self-driving trucks to their fleet......»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 22nd, 2019

Postal Service to test autonomous semi trucks for hauling mail across state lines

The U.S. Postal Service this month will experiment with self-driving semi-trucks transporting mail between distribution centers in Phoenix a.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 21st, 2019

Self-driving trucks begin mail delivery test for U.S. Postal Service

Self-driving trucks begin mail delivery test for U.S. Postal Service.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 21st, 2019

Self-driving trucks begin mail delivery test for U.S. Postal Service

The U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday started a two-week test transporting mail across three Southwestern states using self-driving trucks, a step forward in the effort to commercialize autonomous vehicle technology for hauling freight......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 21st, 2019

USPS" Sad Song Continues: Billion-Dollar Losses, Mail Weakness Offsets Parcel Gains

For the U.S. Postal Service, the story remained much the sam.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 13th, 2019

Instagram Will Finally Let Users Download Their Own Data

Facebook has made an about face. Facebook-owned Instagram is moving ahead with a plan to let users download their data from the photo-sharing service. Instagram said that it’s currently building .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 12th, 2018

Why Is Trump Attacking Amazon for Giving Work to the Post Office?

The U.S. Postal Service is suffering from a long period of financial troubles. The rise of e-mail has more to do with them than the rise of e-commerce......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2018

U.S. Postal Service Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

U.S. Postal Service Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results - Revenue growth fueled by growing package business - Decline in letter mail c.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMay 11th, 2018

Postal Service reports more losses as mail delivery slumps

The U.S. Postal Service is reporting another quarterly loss. That's because strong gains in package deliveries were outweighed by an unrelenting decline in mail volume and the costs of its health care and pension obligations......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 11th, 2018

Britain unveils stamps of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Commemorating the big day, Britain's postal service, the Royal Mail has released a special set of stamps Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s engagement photos. Nathan Rousseau Smith gives us a peek.         .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 15th, 2018

Paul Carlin Tried to Shape Up Management at U.S. Postal Service, Then Got Fired

When he became head of the U.S. Postal Service in 1985, Paul Carlin was determined to make the bureaucracy more businesslike. “We’re just one entry in a highly competitive market,” he said. “We must earn the right to carry the mail.”.....»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJun 1st, 2018

Old Alcoa plant to be converted into bitcoin mining center

Despite bitcoin's price decline this year, crypto mining company Coinmint is moving ahead with to revamp Alcoa's 1,300 acre plot once used for aluminum smelting......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 5th, 2018

Local business owners charged with swindling USPS of $16 million

Three Chicago business owners are being charged with swindling the U.S. Postal Service of at least $16 million.   Yogesh Patel, Arvind Lakkamsani and David Gargano were each charged with one count of mail fraud and could face up to 20 years in pr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2018

I delivered mail for the Postal Service. Here"s what I learned

What I learned about America, and myself, working as a mail carrier......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 28th, 2018

How millennials can save the Postal Service

A new report suggests snail mail makes young adults feel special. USPS sees that as a chance to stage a turnaround......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 11th, 2018