Articles for Letters

Cadenazzo lends Santa Claus a helping hand

Wish lists, drawings or even presents: children have been writing to Santa Claus for many years. They tell him their dreams, what they wish for most and talk about their lives. To help him respond to all the letters, Santa will rely on support from Swiss Post’s elves this year again. But how long has Swiss Post been helping out? And has the number of letters sent by children increased?

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A world first in sorting: 19,000 small parcels per hour

Following the commissioning of four new regional parcel centers, Swiss Post has now reached a new milestone in the processing of small parcels and small goods consignments: in the Zurich-Mülligen letter center, preparations are being made to commission a new, ultra-modern MixMail system, which can process small goods consignments from abroad and domestic small parcels […]

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Bread, PET bottles, dirty laundry – mail carriers do more than “just” bring letters and parcels

Mail carriers deliver letters and newspapers. And parcels. Hold on, there’s more? Exactly: sometimes, they also deliver fresh bread or regionally grown vegetables and take away empty PET bottles or dirty laundry. In some places, they even read electricity meters. Mail carriers provide a variety of services over the last mile. This creates a win-win situation – both for customers and Swiss Post.

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