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Blog: Rate Change

FedEx, UPS and USPS January 2022 Rate Change

 

We’ve entered rate change season!  At Quadient, we’ve been staying on top of all the news so we can bring you the highlights and keep you in the know. We want to make sure your business can get ahead of the changes and have outlined ways to help reduce the impact on your bottom line.

 

Rate change season is here! UPS® announced their 2022 annual rate increase.


On Oct 29, 2021 UPS® released the list of services that will be affected by their 2022 annual rate change.

The following changes will take effect on December 26, 2021:

  • The rates for UPS® Ground, UPS Air, and International will increase an average of 5.9%.
  • UPS Air Freight rates within and...

DONT FORGET! The U.S. Postal Service Enacted Temporary Rate Changes for Selected Shipping Services

November 5, 2021

 

It has truly been a season of rate change! Earlier this year, the USPS® enacted a temporary rate change that covers shipping services. These price changes are just seasonal. They took effect on Oct 3 and will roll back on Dec 26, 2021. 

Just like last year’s temporary rate change in...

A Don't Miss Webinar: USPS Rate Change, Everything You Need to Know.

August 11, 2021

Join the Quadient experts and a special guest from the USPS as we discuss:

  • The New USPS postage rates effective Aug 29, 2021 which go into effect this month for First-Class™ letters, postcards, newspapers, Certified Mail®, and other mail services.
  • A seasonal, temporary rate change for...

Skip Rate Change by Going Digital

Author: Jeff McKenzie, VP IDA Product Marketing - Impress

 

Those of us in the mailing business expect and plan for the annual postal rate change every year. However, this year is a bit different. For one, the timing is different. It’s happening in August when everyone is supposed to be vacationing or enjoying the great outdoors. It’s also a big...

Dimensional (DIM) Weight FAQs

August 1, 2021
Author: Caroline McManus

Welcome to Dimensional (DIM) weight pricing! It is used by the all the major shipping carriers, including the USPS®, to help them manage the logistics of moving shipments across the country. It helps the carriers optimize the delivery space on trucks, planes, and local delivery vehicles. We...

News Alert! PRC Approves USPS's August 2021 Rates

July 20, 2021

 

Here we go again! The rates that were proposed at the beginning of June by the USPS have been approved by the PRC. Meaning that we can expect another large rate change coming in just over a month. The rates are to take effect on August 29, 2021. As of right now, these are the key changes...

USPS 2021 Rate Change News: What You Need to Know

July 2, 2021

 

USPS® 2021 Rate Change News: What You Need to Know

In case you missed it, the U.S. Postal Service announced new pricing at the end of May, and since then there has been a lot of talk and even more questions about the upcoming rate event. The ways businesses send mail are changing and...

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