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Oct 16, 2014, 11:58 ET

Statement - Canada Post is confident the plan to secure postal service for all Canadians will stand up to legal scrutiny

OTTAWA, Oct. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada Post is confident that its plan to secure postal service for all Canadians, including those with disabilities...

Oct 10, 2014, 08:11 ET

Canada Post celebrates the Québec Conference 150th anniversary with commemorative envelope

OTTAWA, Oct.10, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Canada Post is issuing a commemorative envelope to celebrate the monumental achievement of the Québec...

Oct 06, 2014, 12:09 ET

Stamp commemorates "Wait for Me Daddy" photograph made famous as symbol of sacrifices on home front in war

NEW WESTMINSTER, BC, Oct 6, 2014 /CNW/ - A spontaneous burst of affection and excitement, frozen in time by a newspaper photographer's...

Oct 02, 2014, 17:30 ET

New stamp collection celebrates Canada's hockey passion - Six hockey legends, seven Canadian NHL teams featured in 2014 issue

TORONTO, Oct. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - With the puck about to drop for the 2014-15 NHL® season, Canada Post delivered today a quintessentially Canadian...

Sep 29, 2014, 09:00 ET

Canada Post kicks off annual campaign for Community Foundation

 Employee-led fundraising delivered $1.36M in grants for 2014 OTTAWA, Sept. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Today marks the beginning of a month-long...

Sep 24, 2014, 06:00 ET

Online retailers win at third edition of Canada Post E-commerce Innovation Awards

TORONTO, Sept. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - In a sold-out room last night for the third annual Canada Post E-commerce Innovation Awards, nine online retailers...

Sep 22, 2014, 08:00 ET

Canada Post unveils new all-in-one online direct marketing solution for small business

OTTAWA, Sept. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada Post today unveiled Snap Admail, an all-in-one online tool that is aimed to support small businesses in...

Sep 02, 2014, 12:45 ET

Canada Post celebrates the Charlottetown Conference 150th anniversary with commemorative envelope

OTTAWA, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Canada Post is issuing a new commemorative envelope to recognize the 150th anniversary of the Charlottetown...

Aug 29, 2014, 06:00 ET

Carrey, Guimond, Myers, O'Hara and Short Recognized on Comedian Stamp Series

OTTAWA, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Today Canada Post is honouring Great Canadian Comedians by issuing a series of stamps featuring them and...

Aug 27, 2014, 09:00 ET

Canada Post segment reports $53-million profit before tax in second quarter

The Corporation remains focused on its Five-point Action Plan amid declining mail volumes OTTAWA, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canada...

Aug 26, 2014, 11:04 ET

Finalists named for third annual Canada Post E-commerce Innovation Awards

Sold-out event on September 23 will recognize dynamic sector's most impressive, leading-edge companies TORONTO, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada Post...

Aug 20, 2014, 12:00 ET

Canada Post celebrates opening of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights with new stamp

WINNIPEG, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada Post has issued a new stamp to mark the opening of Canada's new national museum, the Canadian Museum for...

Aug 07, 2014, 10:00 ET

Canada Post marks 100th-year anniversary of the Régiment de Hull with commemorative envelope

OTTAWA, Aug. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Canada Post is releasing a new commemorative envelope to recognize the Régiment de Hull and its 100 years...

Jul 31, 2014, 09:00 ET

Canada Post celebrates Canadian Country Artists, past and present

OTTAWA, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Today Canada Post recognizes Canada's contribution to the evolution of country music with a series of five new stamps...

Jul 30, 2014, 07:00 ET

Judges announced for 2014 Canada Post E-commerce Innovation Awards

Industry leaders from Google and Twitter part of this year's panel OTTAWA, July 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada Post has announced the judging panel...

Jul 07, 2014, 10:21 ET

Images by Burtynsky, Cohen, Herzog, Hoy, Lambeth, Notman and Vallée featured in second set of Canadian photography stamp series

OTTAWA, July 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada Post is celebrating the work of master photographers Edward Burtynsky, Lynne Cohen, Fred Herzog, C.D. Hoy,...

Jun 19, 2014, 10:30 ET

Canada Post celebrates Ottawa's return to the CFL® with REDBLACKS™ stamps

New stamps round out the set of CFL commemorative stamps OTTAWA, June 19, 2014 /CNW/ - With less than a month until the much-anticipated...

Jun 13, 2014, 00:01 ET

Canada Post revives Canadian-made ghost tales with collection of five spine-tingling stamps

OTTAWA, June 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Today is Friday the 13th and Canada Post has issued five stamps that are sure to get the hairs raising on the back of...

Mar 20, 2014, 14:36 ET

Online shopping in Canada gets a boost as Canada Post teams up with Thinkwrap

Collaboration to build e-commerce solutions for tech giant Oracle OTTAWA, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Canada Post and Thinkwrap Commerce...

Feb 03, 2014, 12:00 ET

Canada Post honours pioneers of winter sports with new stamp set

Sarah Burke, Sandra Schmirler and Barbara Ann Scott honoured for their memorable athletic achievements OTTAWA, Feb. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Today,...