Since 1963, mail has been zipping along its route thanks to the introduction of ZIP codes. But it hasn’t always been that way. Let's see how ZIP codes started and how they've changed over the years.
These days you can do almost anything from home: faxing paperwork, paying bills or getting important documents in the mail quickly. With service like myMailHouse, the need to stop by your local post office has become obsolete. While the traditional role the US post office is changing, it still has a vital role to play in today's marketplace. How Mail Has Evolved The post office has been around since the 1790s, way back when Benjamin Franklin was heavily involved in this agency. As settlersfalse
"Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays These couriers from the swift completion of Their appointed rounds." This is the unofficial motto of the United States Postal Service, chiseled in granite gray above the entrance to the New York City Post Office on 8th Avenue. The USPS has stayed true to this mission in its nearly 240 years of service. While the use of digital platforms has caused the amount of First Class Mail to dwindle, there are still many people who ship and receivefalse
The United States Postal Service (USPS) stops at every home in the United States six days a week. It visits 144 million households and delivers 212 billion pieces of mail every year. Making that happen is a real logistics issue – but the government didn't build the postal service overnight.