Why was the U.S. Postal Service at CES?

As the U.S. government shutdown was about to become the longest on the record and many employees missed their paychecks Friday, U.S. Postal Service workers were roaming around a Las Vegas convention center hocking a smart mailbox......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 11th, 2019

Supreme Court sides with Alabama company in patent dispute

The Supreme Court is siding with an Alabama company over the U.S. Postal Service in a patent dispute......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 10th, 2019

FedEx aims to boost service, profit more from online shopping

FedEx Corp said on Thursday it will begin offering Sunday residential delivery and handoff fewer e-commerce packages to the U.S. Postal Service, as it works to bolster service and wring more profits out of the online shopping boom......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 30th, 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

Supreme Court Declines To Hear Appeal Challenging USPS Parcel Cost Structure

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined an appeal by UPS Inc. (NYSE: UPS) of a lower court ruling that effectively validated how the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) is allowed to price its parcel products and services. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 21st, 2019

TuSimple Revs Up U.S. Postal Service

Self-driving truck startup TuSimple announced today that .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 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

REIT Postal Realty prices IPO at $17 a share

Postal Realty Trust Inc. , a REIT that owns and manages properties that are leased to the U.S. Postal service, said Wednesday it has priced its initial public offering at $17 a share. The company sold 4.5 million shares to raise $76.5 .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 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

U.S. Postal Service Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

WASHINGTON, May 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Postal Service reported total revenue of $17.5 billion for the second qua.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMay 10th, 2019

The Postal Realty IPO: What You Need To Know

The Street sees challenges in the U.S. Postal Service, but this REIT sees an opportunity, and it’s inviting investors to buy in. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 9th, 2019

Postmaster Warning: The United States Postal Service Is In A "Death Spiral"

Authored by Mac Slavo via, The United States Postal Service (USPS) is in a “death spiral” as it fears it will run out of cash by 2024. The postmaster general warned Tue.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 2nd, 2019

Forever 21"s new collection puts a stamp on fashion

A new fashion collaboration between unlikely partners the U.S. Postal Service and fast fashion retailer Forever 21 has people both confused and intrigued. As one blogger put it, “We’re not sure if this collection is dope or dopey.” The official.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2019

Feds accuse N.C. trucking firm with Triad ties of stealing nearly $3M from USPS

A pair of North Carolina trucking executives are being accused of making “false or fraudulent claims” to score millions of dollars in government payouts at the expense of the U.S. Postal Service......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2019

Your local post office could become a payday lender if Postal Banking Act bill passes

A bill put forth by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., aims to make loans more affordable by offering retail banking services at the U.S. Postal Service. While consumer.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 26th, 2018

Your local post office could become a bank if this bill passes

Proposed legislation aims to curb predatory payday lending that cripples low-income households, while adding billions in revenue to the struggling U.S. Postal Service......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 25th, 2018

Lance Armstrong Settles Fraud Allegations Over U.S. Postal Sponsorship for $5 Million

Just the latest problem for the disgraced cyclist. Disgraced former cyclist Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5 million to settle a fraud case over the U.S. Postal Service̵.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 19th, 2018