Monthly Archives: July 2012


Incoming mail processing is delayed in Uruguay

The Uruguay postal service has informed package delivery companies that due to the initiatives taken by the union members in the Association of Postal Officials of Uruguay, the processing of incoming international parcels or mail will be temporarily interrupted.


Royal Mail releasing next-day stamps for Olympic wins

Those mailing to the UK will be interested to learn that Royal Mail has set forth a new policy in which personnel will develop next-day stamps to be released for sale the day after a British athlete wins a gold medal in an Olympic event.


Millions of employees strike in Spain

A labor union strike in Spain may delay global shipping and other mail delivery services as millions of workers took to the streets to protest tax increases and spending cuts on Thursday, July 19.