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3 Ways to Reduce Shipping Costs

 

Shipping costs seem to increase every year. Knowing what factors impact your shipping rates is the best way to keep shipping costs to a minimum.  Our mailing and shipping experts outlined 3 ways to reduce shipping costs to help you reduce your shipping costs. 

 

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USPS® Mail Slowdown and Delays - and HOW TO AVOID THEM!

March 4, 2022

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What you need to know about the USPS® mail slowdown and how to avoid the delays...

On Oct 1, 2021, the U.S. Postal Service announced that the delivery standard for First-Class Mail® would get longer, not shorter. In the past, First-Class Mail took between one to three days depending on...

What is...Presorting?

July 23, 2021

Article Updated: June 28, 2022

Presorting is the process of grouping mail pieces by zip code before delivering them to the Post Office. Presorting organizes your mail by destination, which lowers postage costs. That's because by grouping mail together you’re actually helping the Postal...

BREAKING NEWS! The U.S. Postal Service Announces Major Price Changes to Popular Mail Services

June 2, 2021

 

 

Attention Mailers: The USPS® Plans to Raise Postage Rates Beginning August 29

Late last week, the USPS applied for postage rate increases for first-class letters, postcards, newspapers, Certified Mail and a few other important services with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC). If...

What is First-Class Mail®?

April 22, 2021

 



First-Class Mail is the most widely used and affordable way to send standard business communications through the USPS®. Those communications could be invoices, bills, statements, letters, postcards, large envelopes, and even small packages up to 15.99 ounces*. First-Class Mail delivery...

6 Certified Mail Myths Debunked

February 1, 2021
Author: Demetri Smith

MYTH #1: Certified Mail™ is just for legal documents.

Debunked! Certified Mail is a USPS® Extra Service that can be used for any critical mailing that needs proof of delivery. Certified Mail requires a recipient signature, but this signature record is maintained for two years by the USPS. If...

What Is Informed Delivery?

December 9, 2020

Pat Mango is a 20-year veteran of the mailing industry. He was the Manager of Postal Relations at Quadient USA, responsible for creating and implementing postal initiative programs in support of Quadient's Postal Relations team. Now Pat works at the USPS® , but he still provides us essential...

U.S. Postal Service Announces New Pricing for 2021

October 22, 2020
Author: Demetri Smith

Attention Mailers: The USPS officially filed its proposed price changes with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) on October 9. The changes are scheduled to take effect on January 24, 2021.

If approved, the new prices would mean a rate increase on some mail products, but no increase in the...

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