1.1 billion feet of receipt tape

1.1 billion

feet of receipt tape

If the amount of point-of-sale receipt tape used annually in Post Offices was stretched end-to-end, it would be nearly 1.1 billion feet and could circle the world more than eight times, or gift wrap the Washington Monument 2,563 times!

* | Tags: Retail USPS Fact #537 | February 7, 2019