Scanning snapshot

Scanning snapshot. A snapshot of Postal Service scanning data shows the national rating was 97 percent during the week ending April 22, down 0.03 percent from one week earlier.

The data was collected April 27.

Central led the four areas with a rating of 97.23 percent, while Atlantic ranked last with a 96.64 percent rating.

Among the 50 districts, Washington, part of WestPac Area, ranked first with a 97.98 percent rating, while New Jersey, part of Atlantic Area, ranked last with a 94.87 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.” Postal Service employees must request Informed Visibility access through eAccess.

Delivery data. From April 1-15, the Postal Service delivered 93.6 percent of First-Class Mail on time when compared with the organization’s service standard, according to data released last week.

During the same period, USPS delivered 95.4 percent of Marketing Mail and 87.7 percent of Periodicals on time, the figures show.

Postal Bulletin. Postal Bulletin’s April 21 edition features a guide to election and political mail, along with the latest updates to USPS policies, procedures and forms.

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