USPS drops plan to outsource sorting of “Non-Machineable Outside Parcels (NMO) ” To UPS

USPS drops plan to outsource sorting of “Non-Machineable Outside Parcels (NMO) ” To UPS National Level Grievance Settlement Resolves NMO Outsourcing Issue In a memorandum to all Local Presidents, NPMHU President Paul Hogrogian and CAD Manager T.J. Branch disseminated information relative to the NPMHU’s National-level grievance over the possible subcontracting of sorting and processing Non-Machinable […]

APWU Delegations To Protest Postal Retail Units at Staples Stores

Local, state and retiree chapter presidents across the country are preparing to send delegations to Staples stores in their communities to protest the establishment of postal retail units staffed by low-wage, non-union, non-postal employees. The delegations will present letters of protest to store managers by Jan. 18. “I urge APWU members to participate,” said President […]

USPS Pilot Test To Outsource Sorting of “Non-Machineable Outside Parcels” To UPS

Pilot Test Starts 12-17-13 USPS “Testing” using UPS to Sort Outsides On 12-11-13 I was informed by Carol Stream A/Plant Manager Colao that Carol Stream, South Suburban and the NDC will be sending their Non-Machineable Outside to UPS for sorting. Last night two UPS managers watched the Mailhandlers scanning and labeling the parcels. Management put […]