USPS 2017 Promotions

The Postal Service has filed a notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) asking for approval on a 2017 Promotional Program as well as adjusting certain prices in the First-Class Mail Parcels product.   The 2017 program would consist of six separate promotions that would be held throughout the 2017 calendar year.   The Postal Service is […]

USPS Rate Expired Sunday

On Sunday, the 4.3 percent exigent surcharge USPS is billing postal customers expires. That means prices will go down on Sunday, absent some governmental action to keep the emergency rate the Postal Regulatory Commission allowed because of USPS losses during the Great Recession. That has at least one marketing vendor so excited. Pitney Bowes created […]

2016 USPS Promotions and Incentives

As we enter 2016 more and more companies are looking to utilize multi-channel campaigns. These campaigns integrated both print and digital communications to help drive a better response and ROI. One of the single most expensive area in a direct mail campaign is the postage costs. Now the USPS has been providing promotions that allow […]

Watch Us Deliver – The USPS

This time of year it is important to remember the important people in your life.  Your Mom and Dad, Aunts and Uncles, Cousins, Siblings and one of the most unsung heroes of all, your USPS mail carrier!  That’s right, that ever so important person that brings you daily news and messages from around the country […]

Postal Trends for Printers

Good Monday Morning! Hope everyone had a wonderful weekend and are ready to tackle the week. Today we are talking postal trends and how they can impact printers. Have a look at the latest article below and as always share some comments with us. What You Need to Know about Current Postal Trends Comprehensive postal […]

PRC Approves USPS Price Adjustments

Washington, DC – Today the Postal Regulatory Commission issued Order No. 2472approving the Postal Service’s price adjustments for Standard Mail, Periodicals, and Package Services. The prices are scheduled to take effect May 31, 2015. In Order Nos.2378 and 2398, the Commission remanded the price adjustments for Standard Mail, Periodicals, and Package Services to the Postal […]

USPS-Systems at Work

Now this is a really cool video. It outlines how the post office works and how they move millions of mail pieces a day with a national network. Did you know they deliver to over 150 million addresses daily? That’s crazy to even think about. In the video they outline how each class of mail […]