USPS to open RPDC in Phoenix in a new leased property

Steve HutkinsBlog, Featured

The Phoenix Business Journal is reporting that the Postal Service will open a new Regional Processing and Distribution Center in Phoenix later this year. The Phoenix RPDC is located in a 450,260-square-feet building in the the Fairway Commerce Center at 12250 W. Corporative Drive in Avondale, a suburb west of Phoenix. The Postal Service has signed a 10-year lease, April … Read More

USPS OIG finds problems in S&DC rollout

Steve HutkinsBlog, Featured

The Postal Service has put a hold on consolidating processing facilities, but it has not paused the creation of Sorting & Delivery Centers and the relocation of letter carriers. A few days ago, the Postal Service held open houses for nine new S&DCs that will take 600 carrier routes from 26 “spoke” post offices. In September, 15 more S&DCs are … Read More

Atlanta RPDC crashes on launch

Steve HutkinsBlog, Featured

The USPS said it would learn from its mistakes at the Richmond RPDC and the next rollouts would go more smoothly. The mail delays in Atlanta have been even worse.