Blog: Rate Change

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...

Have you seen the new USPS® truck? It hasn’t passed the duck test!

March 21, 2021
Author: Melissa Sandler

Image via USPS Newsroom

If you’ve been on social media lately, you know what everyone’s talking about. The USPS unveiled its new fleet of mail trucks, of course! Spoiler alert: It’s an ugly duckling. While it may take all of us some time to get used to the new look, there are so many...

2021 Rate Change Webinar Resources

January 20, 2021
Author: Steve Shorey

Thank you so much for attending our 2021 Postage Rates Webinar! We hope we were able to help launch you into the new year and new rates with our breakdown of the changes happening. As a little New Rates party favor, we curated a full list of resources about everything and anything Rate Change...

PRC Approves the USPS's 2021 Rates

December 4, 2020


 

Update | 14 Dec 2020

The USPS has updated their Postal Explorer with the finalized version of their pricing documents. If you would like to read through and download the final versions of these price documents, check out the Postal Explorer here.

 

It's official! USPS has joined the 2021...

FedEx® Announces Rate Change to Go into Effect January 4, 2021

November 5, 2020

It’s official—we’ve entered rate change season! FedEx® released their annual announcement of a rate hike which will go into effect starting on January 4, 2021. The rate change, which is being rolled out in phases, affects ground and air shipments as well as freight. Main takeaways from the...

UPS Announces Their 2021 Rate Change Prices

November 4, 2020

Rate change season is starting to rev up! On Oct 29, 2020, UPS® announced the list of services that will be affected by their 2021 rate change, effective on Dec 27, 2020. The list of affected services and increases are numerous. However, what we know of right now is that:

  • UPS® Ground, UPS...

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...

PRC Approves 2020 USPS® Temporary Rates

September 11, 2020

On Sept. 4, 2020, the PRC approved the temporary rate changes submitted by USPS on Aug. 14, 2020. The change will apply to the rates of some of USPS's competitive shipping products. Right now, the most important information about this rate change is:

  • The rate change will apply to the...
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