• USPS January 2020 Rate Change

    Find information on the January 26, 2020 postal rate change and how it will impact your business.

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  • The Top 10 Postal Discounts

    Learn the easiest ways to maximize savings with this handy postal discount guide.

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  • Postage Meter Discount

    Access exclusive postal discounts just by using a postage meter.

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  • Flat Rate Shipping

    Priority Mail Flat Rate Boxes can save you time and money. One flat rate can ship up to 70 lbs.

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  • Dimensional Weight Shipping

    Learn the easiest ways to maximize savings with this handy postal discount guide.

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  • Track Your Shipments

    Get advanced tracking and exclusive USPS discounts on letters, flats and packages. 

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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...

How Much Will It Cost to Send Certified Mail®?

October 29, 2020
This year the USPS announced the new Certified Mail rates for 2020. The rates increased but there are best practices and even tech that can help offset these costs—and the onerous process.  As of January 26, 2020, it costs $6.95 to send a First-Class letter as Certified Mail with a hardcopy...

U.S. Postal Service Announces New Pricing for 2021

October 22, 2020
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...

5 Simple Steps to Cut Mailing Costs

July 24, 2020
Mailroom efficiencies that can pay for themselves! For small businesses that rely on the mailroom to distribute statements and invoices or send out marketing materials, it is crucial that your mailroom be a super-efficient communication center. That is why successful small business owners and...

What is First-Class Mail®?

November 9, 2018
First-Class Mail® Benefits and Costs Explained First-Class Mail The United States Postal Service® classifies mail into different services, called “classes.” Each class of mail has its own features, service levels, postage prices and presort requirements. In this post we explore the benefits...

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...

How Much Will It Cost to Send Certified Mail®?

October 29, 2020
This year the USPS announced the new Certified Mail rates for 2020. The rates increased but there are best practices and even tech that can help offset these costs—and the onerous process.  As of January 26, 2020, it costs $6.95 to send a First-Class letter as Certified Mail with a hardcopy...

U.S. Postal Service Announces New Pricing for 2021

October 22, 2020
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...

Beware of These 6 Mailing Mistakes

October 1, 2020
Avoid these mistakes to keep your mail process in scary-good shape! Don’t be haunted by high postage costs, undeliverable mail, and errors buried in your mail prep process. Our mailing and shipping teams outlined 6 common mistakes businesses make during mail prep and shared expert tips to...

2020 Vote by Mail Resources

August 17, 2020
With the primaries polls closed, it’s time to start preparing for the November general election. This election will be historic with close to 75% of registered voters being able to vote by mail this year, the highest it’s been in U.S. history. This large predicted turnout is due to many states...

Beware of These 6 Mailing Mistakes

October 1, 2020
Avoid these mistakes to keep your mail process in scary-good shape! Don’t be haunted by high postage costs, undeliverable mail, and errors buried in your mail prep process. Our mailing and shipping teams outlined 6 common mistakes businesses make during mail prep and shared expert tips to...

USPS Announces Temporary Rate Change for October 2020

August 21, 2020
On August 14, 2020, the USPS announced that they were going to implement a “time-limited” commercial pricing only rate change for some of their competitive shipping products. Note that retail rates will not be affected. While surprise rate changes can put stress on your shipping budget and...

FedEx Follows UPS in Adding Additional Domestic Delivery Surcharges

August 14, 2020
Quick Takeaways FedEx® added multiple Peak Surcharges to be applied as of June 8th, following UPS's example in late May 2020. FedEx's additional surcharges apply to their SmartPost®, oversized, and domestic residential packages. UPS’s additional surcharges apply to their Ground...

Flat Rate Shipping in Under 60 Seconds

July 31, 2020
  What is Priority Mail® Flat Rate Shipping? Priority Mail is one of the most popular services from the USPS®. Depending on the distance your package travels, Priority Mail flat rate service delivers shipments anywhere in the continental U.S. within 1 to 3 business days—including Saturday!...

UPS Announces Simple Rate a New Flat Rate Shipping Option

December 12, 2019
If you are a fan of USPS Priority Mail® flat rate shipping or FedEx®’s One Rate flat rate shipping service, I’ve got good news: UPS® is joining the flat rate shipping game with UPS® Simple Rate. We are going to give you all the information on this new service and talk about how all these...

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, 2020. 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
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 USPSĀ® 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...

USPS Announces Temporary Rate Change for October 2020

August 21, 2020
On August 14, 2020, the USPS announced that they were going to implement a “time-limited” commercial pricing only rate change for some of their competitive shipping products. Note that retail rates will not be affected. While surprise rate changes can put stress on your shipping budget and...