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Jun 12, 2019, 12:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Honors Former President George H.W. Bush

The U.S. Postal Service today issued a new commemorative Forever stamp saluting former President George H.W. Bush on what would have been his 95th...


Jun 11, 2019, 13:30 ET U.S. Postal Service Honors Battleship USS Missouri with a Forever Stamp

On the 75th anniversary of her commissioning, the famous American battleship USS Missouri (BB-43), will sail again via the nation's mailstream with...


May 31, 2019, 11:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Honors Artist Ellsworth Kelly with Stamps

Ellsworth Kelly forged a distinctive style of abstraction over his seven decades as an artist and today he was commemorated with 10 U.S. Postal...


May 10, 2019, 18:30 ET Glimmering in Gold

The U.S. Postal Service marks the 150th anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad with three distinct Forever stamps. A...


May 10, 2019, 09:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

The U.S. Postal Service reported total revenue of $17.5 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2019 (January 1, 2019 - March 31, 2019), a decrease...


May 08, 2019, 10:30 ET Royal Alliances, Pitney Bowes and Intelisent Honored with Data Driven Excellence Award at the National Postal Forum

The U.S. Postal Service has recognized Royal Alliances, Pitney Bowes and Intelisent with the Data Driven Excellence Award for utilizing the Informed...


May 08, 2019, 10:30 ET Frederick Yocum and The Standard Group Receive Next Generation Campaign Grand Champion Award at the National Postal Forum

The U.S. Postal Service has recognized Frederick Yocum and The Standard Group with the Next Generation Campaign Grand Champion Award for their...


May 08, 2019, 10:30 ET FCA US, Tracfone Wireless, Inc. and AT&T Honored with Informed Innovation Award at the National Postal Forum

The U.S. Postal Service has recognized FCA US, Tracfone Wireless, Inc. and AT&T with the Informed Innovation Award for their creative efforts using...


May 06, 2019, 10:00 ET Postmaster General Brennan Highlights How Digital Dimensions are Taking Mail to New Heights

In her keynote address opening this year's National Postal Forum, Postmaster General and CEO Megan Brennan highlighted the many new ways the Postal...


Apr 10, 2019, 12:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Honors Post Office Lobby Artwork with Stamps

Post Office lobby artwork painted in the 1930s and 1940s was celebrated today with the issuance of the Post Office Murals Forever stamps. The U.S....


Apr 06, 2019, 12:30 ET U.S. Postal Service Reveals New Forever Stamp Design Honoring Former President George H.W. Bush

The U.S. Postal Service today announced it will issue a commemorative Forever stamp honoring former President George H.W. Bush, who died Nov. 30,...


Apr 02, 2019, 14:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Salutes 'Prince of Soul'

On what would have been Marvin Gaye's 80th birthday, the U.S. Postal Service today honored the music legend with the dedication of a new...


Mar 22, 2019, 12:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Issues New Patriotic Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service today dedicated the Star Ribbon Forever stamp during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the American Stamp Dealers Association, ...


Mar 20, 2019, 17:15 ET U.S. Postal Service Unveils 1969: First Moon Landing Forever Stamps

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing on July 20, 1969, the U.S. Postal Service is pleased to reveal two stamp designs...


Mar 11, 2019, 10:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Recognized as 2019 Top Federal Agency for Multicultural Business Opportunities

The U.S. Postal Service is being honored as the top government agency for multicultural business opportunities by a leading national organization...


Feb 23, 2019, 11:00 ET Alabama Statehood Stamp Honors its Bicentennial

The U.S. Postal Service today commemorated Alabama's bicentennial and entry as the 22nd state in the union with the unveiling of the Alabama...


Feb 15, 2019, 13:00 ET Cactus Flowers Forever

The U.S. Postal Service showcases hidden beauty with the release of Cactus Flowers Forever stamps. "The U.S. Postal Service has a long history of...


Feb 08, 2019, 09:00 ET U.S. Postal Service Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

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...


Jan 30, 2019, 09:00 ET Temporary Emergency Committee of the Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet February 8 in Columbus, OH

The Temporary Emergency Committee (TEC) of the Board of Governors of the U.S. Postal Service will meet Feb. 8, 2019 in open session at the Sheraton...


Jan 28, 2019, 10:00 ET Postal Service Celebrates Dancer/Actor Gregory Hines As Honoree on New Forever Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service today celebrated the life and legacy of award winning entertainer Gregory Hines when it inducted him as the 42nd honoree in...


Jan 17, 2019, 12:00 ET Stamp of Good Fortune

Bright pink peach blossoms highlight the 2019 Year of the Boar Forever stamp, the 12th and final stamp in the Celebrating Lunar New Year series. The...


Jan 10, 2019, 10:00 ET Hearts Blossom Forever

The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the joys of love with the latest stamp in the popular Love series, the Hearts Blossom Forever stamp. "The Love...


Dec 17, 2018, 09:30 ET Prepárese para la semana de envíos más ajetreada del año

Muchos consumidores están corriendo a toda velocidad para poner sus regalos y felicitaciones de Navidad en el correo. Se espera que esta semana sea...


Dec 17, 2018, 09:30 ET Get Ready for Year's Busiest Mailing and Shipping Week

Many consumers are in a sprint to the finish in terms of getting their holiday gifts and greetings in the mail. This week is expected to be the...


Dec 14, 2018, 14:00 ET Celebrating Lunar New Year

What: Bright pink peach blossoms highlight the 2019 Year of the Boar stamp, the 12th and final stamp in the U.S. Postal Service's Celebrating Lunar...