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The Postal Regulatory Commission on Nov. 13 approved the United States Postal Service's request for planned changes to numerous postage rates for letters and packages. The changes will take effect as the Postal Service requested on Jan. 27, 2019. The cost of a first-class forever stamp will increase to 55¢, up from...

Deutsche Post's takeover of British logistics company Exel, announced this week, is just the latest acquisition in a global buying spree that began in 1997. That was the year the German government embarked on a plan to privatize the old state-owned postal monopoly, and granted Deutsche Post permission to buy...

With a major Postal Service reform bill now having passed the House of Representatives, debate over the legislation among big business, big labor and bean counters from various branches of government is focused on Senate and White House approval. Lost amid the political wrangling is the fact that the new law...