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Postal Contractor Salmon Cos. Sold

Postal Contractor Salmon Cos. Sold

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The Pat Salmon & Sons group of companies, also known as Salmon Cos. of North Little Rock, was purchased effective July 1 by 10 Roads LLC, according to Jeff Boone, who remains as vice president of operations. read more >

Customer Demand Drives Final Mile Industry

Customer Demand Drives Final Mile Industry

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The “final mile” of shipping items purchased online — experts call it a $13 billion market — is tantalizing for shippers even as it is putting pressure on retailers’ margins. read more >

Smithsonian Puts Spotlight On AutoMail

Smithsonian Puts Spotlight On AutoMail

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A northeast Arkansas company, AutoMail, has been added to a new virtual exhibit by the Smithsonian Institution’s National Postal Museum in recognition of technology it developed in the 1990s that helped community banks save money through manifest mailing. read more >

Salmon Cos. Ranks No. 4  Among Postal Contractors

Salmon Cos. Ranks No. 4 Among Postal Contractors

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Salmon Cos. of North Little Rock, the mail hauler long known as Pat Salmon & Sons, was the fourth-largest contractor for the U.S. Postal Service in fiscal 2013, according to an annual ranking by the Husch Blackwell consulting firm. read more >