What is postal service?

  • (noun): The system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office.
    Synonyms: mail, mail service, post

Some articles on postal service, services, postal, service:

Canada Post French Settlement Series - 2006
... This stamp was a joint issue with the United States Postal Service ... The first was in 2004 with the postal service in France ... Souvenir Sheet) Terrence McCaffrey, US Postal Service Illustration (Stamp) Francis Back, Martin Cote Printer (Stamp) Canadian Bank Note Quantity (Stamp) 4,000,00 ...
List Of National Postal Services - Africa
... Cape Verde Correios de Cabo Verde Central African Republic Direction des services postaux de l'Office National des Postes et de l'Épargne Chad Société tchadienne des postes et de l'épargne Côte d'Ivoire La Poste (C ...
Star Route Scandal
... The Star Route scandal involved a lucrative 19th century scheme whereby United States postal officials received bribes in exchange for awarding postal delivery contracts in southern and ... inland mail routes, eventually known as "Star Routes", derived from the three "* * *" postal registry designation ... The potential for illicit profits made the Postal Service ripe for corruption and scandal due to defects in the Postal Service laws and regulations ...
Cream Skimming - Examples
... business and some residential accounts from AT T, leaving AT T primarily with higher-cost to service accounts or ones producing less revenue (such as customers in less-densely populated or rural areas ... to cover the upward spiraling costs of providing service to a shrinking revenue base ... The United States Postal Service has a monopoly on the delivery of "non-urgent" first-class mail, where delivery is not time-sensitive ...

Famous quotes containing the words service and/or postal:

    Whatever events in progress shall disgust men with cities, and infuse into them the passion for country life, and country pleasures, will render a service to the whole face of this continent, and will further the most poetic of all the occupations of real life, the bringing out by art the native but hidden graces of the landscape.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Thought of the others they would never meet
    Or how their lives would all contain this hour.
    I thought of London spread out in the sun,
    Its postal districts packed like squares of wheat:
    Philip Larkin (1922–1985)