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08:45 ET Canada Post begins countdown to Christmas as holiday parcel volumes ramp up

Canadians shopping online early as efforts are underway to safely deliver this holiday season OTTAWA, ON, Dec. 3, 2020 /CNW/ - In the final days before the calendar turned to December, Canada Post...


Nov 23, 2020, 12:01 ET Masks or face coverings are now mandatory at all Canada Post facilities across the country

OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 23, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post has implemented a mandatory mask or face covering policy at all its facilities across the country. This is a national policy which applies to all...


Nov 20, 2020, 12:08 ET Canada Post segment reports $265-million loss before tax in third quarter

Mail declines and higher COVID-19 related costs contributed to loss OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post recorded a loss before tax of $265 million in the third quarter of 2020, as declines...


Nov 17, 2020, 10:25 ET Canada Post introduces Indigenous and Northern Reconciliation Strategy

OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 17, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post today announced a strategy to renew its long-standing relationship with First Nations, Métis and Inuit people and Northern communities. "I'm extremely...


Nov 16, 2020, 10:00 ET Canada Post Community Foundation announces recipients of $1.3 million in grants that will help children across the country

118 groups will receive funds to better the lives of children, as special stamp goes on sale to raise funds for next year's grants OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 16, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canada Post Community...


Nov 05, 2020, 09:00 ET Happy Hanukkah from Canada Post

Brilliant new stamp celebrates the Jewish Festival of Lights TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Canada Post issued a new commemorative stamp to mark Hanukkah – the Jewish Festival of Lights. The...


Nov 03, 2020, 09:00 ET Centennials of insulin's discovery, launch of the legendary Bluenose are among subjects honoured in Canada's 2021 stamp program

Heroes of Valour Road, early Black settlements and colour-changing creatures also to be featured OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The stories behind some of Canada's most historic milestones,...


Nov 02, 2020, 12:21 ET Canada Post kicks off the holiday season with release of 2020 stamps

This season's stamps feature the work of Nova Scotia folk artist Maud Lewis OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 2, 2020 /CNW/ - An annual holiday tradition since 1964, Canada Post has released new stamp issues to help...


Oct 30, 2020, 13:45 ET Winners of the Tales of Triumph Contest announced

Nine small businesses receive prizes worth up to $15,000 TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post is proud to announce the winners of the Small Business Tales of Triumph Contest. Three Grand Prize...


Oct 30, 2020, 10:17 ET Department of National Defence recognizes Canada Post's Mail to the Troops program

Royal Canadian Logistics Service presents commendation for outstanding support OTTAWA, ON, Oct. 30, 2020 /CNW/ - On Thursday, the Royal Canadian Logistics Service of the Canadian Armed Forces,...


Oct 30, 2020, 09:40 ET Canada Post kicks off the holiday season with release of 2020 Stamps - This season's stamps feature the work of Nova Scotia folk artist Maud Lewis

OTTAWA, ON, Oct. 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post invites you to attend a virtual unveiling of the Maud Lewis commemorative holiday stamps. These stamps are part of our annual tradition of Christmas...


Oct 28, 2020, 09:00 ET Canada Post salutes country's unofficial first woman battlefield artist

Remembrance Day stamp issue features the work of Mary Riter Hamilton OTTAWA, ON, Oct. 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Today Canada Post released a new stamp issue featuring Mary Riter Hamilton's Trenches on the...


Oct 21, 2020, 10:39 ET Canada Post asks Canadians to shop early this holiday season

A new video message outlines plans to help avoid delivery delays over the holidays OTTAWA, ON, Oct. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post has released a new video message to Canadians, asking them to please...


Oct 15, 2020, 09:00 ET Colourful new stamp captures joyous spirit of Diwali

Popular festival celebrates the triumph of light over darkness and of good over evil TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post issued today a new commemorative stamp to mark Diwali – a joyous...


Oct 08, 2020, 10:00 ET Canada Post preparing to safely deliver this holiday season with significant parcel volumes expected

Shopping early key to avoiding a potential Christmas capacity crunch OTTAWA, ON, Oct. 8, 2020 /CNW/ - In a year where Canadians shifted much of their shopping online in response to COVID-19, Canada...


Sep 21, 2020, 10:00 ET Canada Post Community Foundation to issue $1.3 million in grants to better the lives of children in 2020

Grassroots organizations across the country will receive support to assist in community based initiatives for children OTTAWA, ON, Sept. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canada Post Community Foundation today...


Sep 14, 2020, 09:00 ET New stamps honour groundbreaking contributions to medicine

Six Canadian physicians and researchers revolutionized their fields of health care TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Canada Post issued a set of five commemorative stamps celebrating six...


Sep 08, 2020, 09:00 ET Canada Post's 2020 Annual Public Meeting

OTTAWA, ON, Sept. 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post will hold its 15th Annual Public Meeting in September. In the past, we have held this event in cities across Canada, but in the interest of safety during ...


Aug 21, 2020, 10:13 ET Canada Post segment reports $378-million loss before tax in second quarter

Loss is primarily due to impacts of COVID-19, as well as higher costs from arbitration ruling for new agreements with CUPW OTTAWA, ON, Aug. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post recorded a loss before tax of...


Aug 06, 2020, 14:19 ET Canada Post launches contest to showcase small businesses

Up to $15,000 in prizes available to inspirational Canadian companies TORONTO, Aug. 6, 2020 /CNW/ - To continue operating during COVID-19, small businesses across Canada were forced to transform....


May 26, 2020, 12:15 ET Parcel delays to continue as Canada Post delivers at record levels

OTTAWA, May 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadians should anticipate parcel delays for the foreseeable future, even as Canada Post delivers at record levels. As Canadians continue to ramp up and diversify their...


May 25, 2020, 10:29 ET Canada Post segment reports $66-million loss before tax in first quarter

Impacts from COVID-19 began near the end of the quarter OTTAWA, May 25, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post recorded a loss before tax of $66 million in the first quarter of 2020, as continued growth in Parcels ...


May 20, 2020, 16:19 ET Canada Post segment posts $153 million loss for 2019

Growth in Parcels business slows as competition in delivery intensifies OTTAWA, MAY 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post is reporting a loss before tax of $153 million for 2019. While it remains the...


May 20, 2020, 06:00 ET Canada Post celebrates a century of radio broadcasting in Canada

Technology brought live news and entertainment into people's homes OTTAWA, May 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Canada Post issued a pair of stamps to mark the 100th anniversary of the first scheduled radio...


May 08, 2020, 06:00 ET Canada Post honours the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

Two stories of Canadians mark the defeat of the Nazi regime. OTTAWA, May 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post unveiled two stamps honouring every Canadian who served overseas and on the home front to mark the ...