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Scanning snapshot

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Western was the area leader in scanning during the week ending Jan. 18, while Dakotas finished first among the districts.

Scanning snapshot. The Postal Service’s national scanning rating was 97.65 percent during the week ending Jan. 18, up from one week earlier.

Western (98 percent) led the areas, while Dakotas (98.98 percent) topped the districts.

Scanning allows customers to track their packages and mail, and it helps USPS improve efficiency and network management.

To see the latest results, go to the Informed Visibility site and select “Customer Experience,” followed by “DES 2 Scan Performance.”

Celebrating Informed Delivery. The Postal Service is continuing to seek submissions for its Next Generation Campaign Awards, which celebrate innovative mail campaigns that include Informed Delivery.

Submissions are due Friday, Feb. 15. Winners will be announced at the National Postal Forum in May.

The awards’ site has more information.

Ready to travel. The Postal Bulletin’s Jan. 17 issue features information about passports and the latest updates to USPS policies, procedures and forms.

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