USPS: Price changes for several shipping products and services take effect January 17th

Shipping prices Changes to take effect Jan. 17 1/14/16 Price changes for several shipping products and services will take effect Jan. 17. These changes, which the Postal Service announced last October, include the first price increase for commercial Priority Mail in more than three years. Prices also will change for Priority Mail Express, while customers […]

USPS: Domestic and International Price Change Effective January 2016

Domestic and International Mailing — Price Change Final Rule Posted; Effective January 2016 This week, the final rule domestic and international competitive services price change Federal Register Notices for the January 2016 price change were posted on the Federal Register web site. Domestic Competitive Products Pricing and Mailing Standards Changes (Shipping Services) — We provide […]

Open Letter to Postmaster General Select Megan J. Brennan

(December 7, 2014) Below is an article by Ronald Williams, Jr. submitted for exclusive posting on PostalReporter.com Dear Ms. Brennan: Congratulations on your selection as the 74th Postmaster General (PMG). Your selection is extra special because you will be the first female at the helm of the United States Postal Service. First is forever, and […]

USPS offers best value for shipping packages during holiday season

We all know that in order to keep up with high demand during the holiday season, many companies hire more employees. This makes sense when you consider that about 20 percent of all retail sales are generated during the holiday season and that nearly all Americans celebrate a winter holiday. Still, the statistics on holiday […]

USPS DMM Revision: Hold For Pickup Service Expanded to Additional Products

Postal Bulletin – Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM)(October 16, 2014 ) Effective November 8, 2014, the Postal Service™ will revise Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM®) section 508.7.0 to expand Hold For Pickup service to include Parcel Select Lightweight and Bound Printed […]