The Postal Wire


Postal News Roundup

24/7 Wall Street: Staples Deal with USPS is Illegal: NLRB
"The Postal Service should settle this case and dump its failed privatization scheme," said APWU President Mark Dimondstein. 

MLive: Congressman Dan Kildee ‘Very Concerned’ About Potential Downtown Post Office Closure
"The downtown post office provides an essential service to businesses and residents and I am very concerned about its potential closure," said U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee. 

Erie TV News: U.S. Postal Service Contract Talks with Union Continue
APWU President Joe Szocki told the TV station that the union "could not accept" management's contract proposal to "create another entry-level position at lower wages." 

ECommerce Bytes: Postal Union Scores a Win in War Against Staples Counters
Whether you find postal counters at retail chain stores to be convenient or ill-conceived, it's not a sure thing they will continue.