The APWU has come out strong against putting post offices inside of Staples, staffed with Staples employees. “This is a direct assault on our jobs and on public postal services,” said APWU President Mark Dimondstein. “The APWU supports the expansion of postal services. But we are adamantly opposed to USPS plans to replace good-paying union jobs with non-union low-wage jobs held by workers who have no accountability for the safety and security of the mail,” he said. “Postal workers deserve better, and our customers deserve better.” Read more.