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Scanning snapshot

Memorial Day planning also noted

Western was the area leader in scanning during the week ending May 15, while Dakotas finished first among the districts.

Scanning snapshot. The Postal Service’s national scanning rating was 97.01 percent, up from 96.75 percent one week earlier.

Western led the seven areas with a rating of 97.62 percent, while Dakotas topped the 67 districts with a 99.02 percent rating.

Western also was the biggest gainer among the areas, improving its score from the previous week by 0.14 percent. The biggest gainer among the districts: No. 67-ranked Alaska, where the rating was 97.2 percent, up 11.27 percent from one week earlier.

Scanning data allows customers to track their mail and packages, which helps USPS deliver excellent service, boost loyalty and drive revenue.

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

Memorial Day. The Postal Service is providing managers, supervisors and others with general operating policy and planning guidance for Memorial Day, which will be observed Monday, May 25.

A new memo, available on Blue, explains guidelines for delivery, retail, processing, international service, maintenance and logistics operations.

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