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Canada’s Postal Service Pledges 14,000 All-Electric Vehicles by 2040

Canada’s postal service has today announced its commitment to acquire 14,000 fully-electric vehicles by 2040 and reach net-zero emissions by 2050, Tesla North is reporting. According to the press release, the postal service has committed to earmarking $1 billion in investments to cut emissions and electrify its fleet. The Canada Post also said it plans...

Canada Post epost Service and Apps are Shutting Down This Year

Canada Post will be shutting down its epost services and mobile apps in December 2022. The epost service, along with its iPhone and iPad apps, allowed businesses to electronically deliver bills and other mailers to customers. Companies such as B.C. Assessment were using epost to electronically deliver PDF versions of home assessments annually, but with...

Canada Post for iPhone and iPad Now Supports Apple Pay

Canada Post for iOS has been updated today to now support Apple Pay within the app to pay for duty and taxes on your incoming packages. The June 29th update to Canada Post for iOS explains, “use Apple Pay to quickly and easily pay the duty and taxes owed for your items.” The addition of...

Canada Post Experiencing Delays Due to ‘Christmas-Level’ Parcel Volumes

Canada Post has today advised customers across the country to expect delays with their parcel deliveries as it is currently processing and delivering parcels at levels only experienced during the busiest weeks of the Christmas season. Continuing to operate across the country while maintaining important safety measures in its processing facilities amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the postal...

Canada Post for iOS Now Syncs Deliveries Across Apple Devices with iCloud

Canada Post has updated their iOS app today to now support syncing of your tracked packages across all Apple devices by using the latter’s iCloud service. According to Canada Post explains, “a new feature syncs tracked items with iCloud for easy access on all your Apple devices." Once you open the app, a message reads, “iCloud...

Canada Post Makes Contract Offer to Employees, eBay Calls on Ottawa to Legislate End to Dispute

Canada Post has issued a so-called "time-limited" contract offer to its employees, hoping to end the rotating walkouts that are causing delivery delays across the country. According to a new report from CBC, the Canada Post's offer came shortly after American multinational e-commerce corporation eBay requested the Canadian federal government to legislate an end to the current contract...

Canada Post for iOS Launches Push Notifications for Tracking

Canada Post for iOS has been updated to bring push notifications for package tracking. This means when your existing tracked packages have status updates, you’ll get a push alert, instead of having to manually check for updates. What's New in Version 6.2 Now introducing push notifications for tracking your package!   Last month, Canada Post...

Canada Post for iOS Launches Apple Watch App, Debuts Pickup Barcode

Canada Post for iOS has launched support for Apple Watch, while also introducing a pickup barcode within the app. The Apple Watch app allows you to track packages, find a nearby post office (includes address and opening hours) and check the latest stamp prices from your wrist. As for the pickup barcode, it allows you...

Canada Post’s ‘epost’ for iOS Gains Touch ID for Logins

For frequent users of Canada Post’s epost iOS app, it has been updated today to support Touch ID for logins. This means for those with an iPhone 5s or newer can login to the app without a password. What's New in Version 2.1.0 Now introducing Touch ID for epost! Touch ID Sign In is an...