The COVID-19 global pandemic has impacted the world in ways that are unimaginable many months ago. It has change how people across the world are working, and shopping and interacting with one another. Businesses are cautious to deal with customers and those that continue to operate are faced with protecting their employees and customers, while coming up with creative ways to market and deliver their products.
Our shipping time will be delayed sometimes significantly because of the spread of the pandemic across the world of which we have no control over. Please bear with us as we try to get your products to you in a safe way for everyone.
Let us not forget, the Postal Service is a business that continues to serve the public, operating on the front line, fulfilling the universal service obligation to deliver to every house and business every day. Delivery services are finding itself serving a population that is relying on it now more than ever. For many home-bound and quarantined people, home delivery is the only source for medicine and other vital supplies. During its exceptional services, the Postal Service has also prioritized the safety of its employees and customers.
We recognize the reality of the pandemic and have adapted our operations to maintain continuity while ensuring the safety of our employees. We are taking abundant care to minimize exposure to both our shipping service, customers, and employees. As we have told our employees, we also ask you to follow CDC guidelines, remain home as much as possible, and stay safe.