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USPS ends quarter with strong service performance News 

USPS ends quarter with strong service performance

The U.S. Postal Service reported service delivery performance scores through the end of fiscal fourth-quarter showing the strongest quarterly performance of the year for all First-Class, Marketing and Periodical mail categories. Quarter-to-date service performance data for July 1 through Sept. 30 included: First-Class Mail: Delivered 88.0 percent of First-Class Mail on time against the USPS service standard, an improvement of 0.6... Read More
USPS reports fiscal fourth quarter delivery improvements News 

USPS reports fiscal fourth quarter delivery improvements

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) reported updated fiscal fourth-quarter service delivery performance showing improvements versus the third quarter ended June 30 for all First-Class, Marketing and Periodical mail categories. Quarter-to-date service performance data for July 1 through Sept. 24 included: First-Class Mail: Delivered 88.1 percent of First-Class Mail on time against the USPS service standard, an improvement of 0.6 percentage points... Read More
USPS reports service performance improvements News 

USPS reports service performance improvements

The U.S. Postal Service reported updated fiscal fourth-quarter service delivery performance that showed continued improvements versus the third quarter ended June 30 across all First-Class, Marketing, and Periodical mail categories. Quarter-to-date service performance data for July 1 through Aug.20 include: First-Class Mail: Delivered 88.8 percent of First-Class Mail on time against the USPS service performance standard, an improvement of 1.3 percentage... Read More
USPS reports improved delivery performance in third quarter News 

USPS reports improved delivery performance in third quarter

The U.S. Postal Service provided updated third-quarter service performance data through the week of June 25th which shows consistent and improved delivery performance across all First-Class, Marketing and Periodical mail categories since the second quarter, the agency said. Performance numbers below include the weeks of April 1 through June 25: First-Class Mail: 87.5 percent of First-Class Mail delivered on time... Read More
USPS filed notice requesting 6.9 percent postal rate increases News 

USPS filed notice requesting 6.9 percent postal rate increases

The United States Postal Service (USPS) filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) requesting price changes to take effect Aug. 29, 2021, in accordance with approvals provided by the PRC last year. The complete Postal Service price filings with prices for all products can be found on the PRC site. The proposed price changes would raise overall Market Dominant... Read More
USPS announces next phase of organizational changes News 

USPS announces next phase of organizational changes

The United States Postal Service (USPS) announced the next phase of its organizational changes, including district consolidations, centralization of marketing functions, and realignment of Logistics and Processing Operations, claiming these changes will drive efficiencies and better decision-making. Postmaster General and CEO Louis DeJoy provided details of the next phase of organizational changes he first announced in August 2020: District Consolidation... Read More
U.S. postal service reports first quarter fiscal 2019 results Earnings reports Press releases 

U.S. postal service reports first quarter fiscal 2019 results

Revenue of $19.7 billion, up 2.9 percent over the same quarter last year Net loss of $1.5 billion Return to financial stability requires legislative and regulatory changes, along with aggressive management actions WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service reported total revenue of $19.7 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2019 (October 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018), an increase of $553 million,... Read More
U.S. Postal Service reports fiscal year 2018 results News 

U.S. Postal Service reports fiscal year 2018 results

Overall volume decline of 3.2 billion pieces Net loss of $3.9 billion Urgent need to advance legislative and regulatory reforms, along with continued aggressive postal management actions to generate new revenue and control costs Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Postal Service reported operating revenue of $70.6 billion for the fiscal year 2018 (October 1, 2017 – September 30, 2018), an... Read More
PRC approves proposed USPS rate changes News Press releases 

PRC approves proposed USPS rate changes

WASHINGTON – November 15, 2018 – The Postal Regulatory Commission issued Orders 4875 and 4876 approving the Postal Service’s planned rate adjustments for both Market Dominant products and Competitive products respectively. Rate increases for Market Dominant products must meet certain statutory and regulatory requirements, the most prominent of which is that such increases be no greater than the rate of inflation,... Read More
US Postal Service announces new prices for 2019; requires PRC approval Press releases 

US Postal Service announces new prices for 2019; requires PRC approval

WASHINGTON – October 23, 2018 – The United States Postal Service has filed a notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) of price changes to take effect Jan. 27, 2019. The proposed prices, approved by the Governors of the Postal Service, would raise Mailing Services product prices approximately 2.5%. Shipping Services price increases vary by product. For example, Priority Mail... Read More