Heather Fletcher

Heather Fletcher

Heather Fletcher is senior content editor with Target Marketing.

USPS to Add to Direct Mail and Package Delivery Capabilities, Says New Postmaster

The U.S. Postal Service needs to compete to survive and that means acting more like a private business, said Megan J. Brennan. To that end, the USPS needs to concentrate on direct mail and package delivery, said the first female postmaster general who will take over after Patrick R. Donahoe retires on Feb. 1. Brennan details a few of her plans for the USPS in a Sunday article in The Wall Street Journal.

Taxpayers Are Mad USPS Is Delivering Groceries

The U.S. Postal Service should be delivering mail, not groceries, says the social welfare nonprofit Taxpayers Protection Alliance. On Friday, the Alexandria, Virginia-based 501c4 sent a notice to Target Marketing about the complaint the organization filed with the U.S. Postal Regulatory Commission on Thursday.