Scanning snapshot

A snapshot of Postal Service scanning data shows the national rating was 95.18 percent during the week ending Jan. 8, down 1.14 percent from one week earlier.

The data was collected Jan. 13.

Western Pacific led the four areas with a rating of 96.65 percent, while Atlantic ranked last with a 93.59 percent rating.

Among the 67 districts, Dakotas, part of Western Pacific Area, ranked first with a 97.89 percent rating, while Philadelphia Metro, part of Atlantic Area, ranked last with an 83.37 percent rating.

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.”

Stamp ceremony. The Postal Service will dedicate this year’s Black Heritage stamp during a virtual ceremony that can be viewed on the organization’s Facebook and Twitter pages on Thursday, Jan. 28, at 11:30 a.m. EST. The stamp honors playwright August Wilson.

PRC VIP. Ashley E. Poling has been elected the Postal Regulatory Commission’s vice chairwoman, a one-year term. She joined the commission in 2019 for the remainder of a six-year term that will end in 2024.

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