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Western was the area leader in scanning during the week ending July 17, while Dakotas finished first among the districts.

Scanning snapshot. The Postal Service’s national scanning rating was 96.87 percent during the week ending July 17, down slightly from one week earlier.

Western led the seven areas with a 97.53 percent score, with Pacific bringing up the rear with a 96.47 percent rating.

Among the 67 districts, Dakotas (98.76 percent) finished first and Caribbean (89.41 percent) ranked last.

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.”

Hot off the press. Postal Bulletin’s July 16 edition features tips for Postal Service employees to avoid heat-related illnesses during the summer.

The latest updates to policies, procedures and forms are also included.

Western words. The Postal Service recently mailed Western Area Update’s latest issue to employees in the area.

This edition, which is also available on Blue and LiteBlue, features stories about the area’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, as well as recovery efforts in Minneapolis following the recent racial justice protests.

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