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Neither Snow Nor Rain…

September 22, 2017 Courier

It’s commonly believed that the US Postal Service (USPS) operates under the motto, “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds”. The romantic and heroic title has been connected to them for decades. However, it was never officially adopted by them.

The motto originates from the entrance of the James A. Farley building at Eighth Avenue and 33rd Street in Manhattan. The imposing gray granite building is built to echo the Neoclassical style and looms powerfully over the people walking on the sidewalk.

The phrase itself comes from book 8, paragraph 98, of  The Persian Wars by Herodotus, a Greek Historian. It was a fitting tribute to the men and women who have valiantly delivered mail, communications and packages to the people of this country.

Why It Resonates with Us

As a courier company, we salute the history of the men and women of USPS, and how they’ve connected the people of this country. We aim to do the same.

While USPS continues to deliver mail and packages, we aim to personalize the process and meet the demands and desires of burgeoning industries. We understand that in this new era of business the motto applies to us. Consumers these days are in the mood for, “I need It Asap” and we couldn’t agree more. That’s why we’ve included it in our own name. You want it now, and we get it to you asap.

If you’re interested in learning about how we can help your business right now, you should search one of our services. We meet the demands of the business world today, and customize it to the need of our clients. Rain nor snow can’t stop us and we’ll ensure that we deliver what you need, Asap.