Key Notes Vol. 02 No. 47

Peak Season Brings Surge in Holiday Orders – The Postal Service and other shippers are poised to capitalize on major increases in online holiday shopping, the Wall Street Journal reported Nov. 22.  USPS expects to deliver 600 million packages during the holidays, an increase of 10.5 percent, while UPS and FedEx project increases in the 10-12 percent …



Currently being reviewed by the Postal Regulatory Commission

The five “proposed” USPS Mailing Promotions for 2016 continue to build on the engagement strategies of the 2015 Promotions.  The promotions focus on providing marketers with the opportunity to engage their customers by using dynamic color, new print techniques, mobile technology as well as traditional …

USPS Help Desk and Incident Tracking Webinar

USPS Help Desk and Incident Tracking Webinar

Friday, December 11, 2015, 11a.m. – noon (Eastern Standard Time)

The U.S. Postal Service Help Desk plays a key role in tracking issues that may affect the acceptance and induction of commercial mailings. This webinar will provide a detailed explanation of what happens when a Help Desk Ticket is opened.

Two USPS …

U.S. Postal Service Introduces Informed Delivery to Consumers

USPS is reinventing mail with Informed Delivery™– Name change from (Real Mail Notification)

New consumer service that enhances hardcopy mail

This fall, New Yorkers are going to experience a new kind of mail. The United States Postal Service is rolling out Informed Delivery™ service where users can get a preview of their daily mail the morning …

Key Notes Vol. 02 No. 46

UPDATE:  2016 Postage Budgeting – Chief Marketing and Sales Officer Jim Cochrane told the members of the Mailers Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) this week the USPS will not be filing a general postage increase for Market Dominant Products (Catalogs and Magazines) in 2016.   In addition, USPSCFO Joe Corbett broke even bigger news by conceding …