USPS selects mobile device provider

by Inside Logistics Online Staff

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. – The United States Postal Service (USPS) awarded Zebra Technologies Corporation an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to supply TC77 touch computers to scan, track and trace packages across its carrier network.

The USPS will start deploying 300,000 TC77 mobile devices as its next-generation Mobile Delivery Device in the first half of 2020.

The mobile computers will help the USPS optimize operations in the on-demand economy while providing customers with the speed, accuracy and real-time tracking they expect.

“We are honored to work with the world’s largest postal service and are excited to provide our innovative mobile technology, services and support to the USPS and its customers,” said Anders Gustafsson, CEO, Zebra Technologies.

“We look forward to building on our relationship with the USPS and providing a performance edge to its letter carriers.”