Deteriorating financial conditions and declining mail volume have reinforced the need for the USPS to increase operational efficiency and reduce expenses in its mail processing network (MPN). This network consists of interdependent functions in 600 facilities. USPS developed several initiatives to reduce costs and increase efficiency; however, moving forward on some initiatives has been challenging because of the complexities involved in consolidating operations. This report assessed: (1) the overall status and results of USPS's efforts to realign its MPN; and (2) the extent to which USPS has consistently followed its guidance and applied these criteria in reviewing Area Mail Processing proposals for consolidation since the beginning of FY 2009. Illus.Figure 2: Keys Steps of USPSa#39;s AMP Process Key steps Feasibility study Public input and management review AMP proposal ... Many of the interim steps in the process conducted by the local and regional management also have time frames anbsp;...
|Title||:||U. S. Postal Service (USPS)|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2010-10|