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Parcel Association Urges Delay to 2019 Price Changes

The Parcel Shippers Association (PSA) respectfully submits these comments in response to PRC Order No. 4854. On October 10, 2018, the Postal Service filed notice with the Commission concerning changes in rates of general applicability for competitive products. Notice includes an explanation and justification for the changes, the effective date, and a schedule of the changed rates. Notice at 1. The changes are scheduled to take effect on January 27, 2019.  READ MORE


USPS Industry Alert

The Postal Service Governors have decided to move forward with the 2019 Mailing Promotions which are listed below and were filed with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) on October 10, 2018. Implementation of the promotions is contingent on approval by the PRC.  READ MORE


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Trucking Companies Boost Prices Amid Capacity Squeeze

Trucking companies are flexing their pricing power, pushing retailers and manufacturers to pay more to buy into a strong U.S. economy and adding to inflation pressures in supply chains.  READ MORE


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8 Successful Examples of Mind-blowing Content Marketing

Content marketing is a marketing strategy focused on creating and distributing valuable, relevant and consistent content to attract and retain a target audience. The key words here are valuable and relevant. Each content piece should communicate your message in a way that adds value to your readers, answers their real questions, piques and expands their interests, and makes them trust you and your brand.  READ MORE


5 Outside-the-box Profit Boosters for Your Business

The healthiest bottom line possible is what every company is constantly striving for. Your team has no doubt brainstormed many effective conventional ideas to boost short-term profits — but a good, unexpected approach can often expand your earning capacity in fresh, long-term ways as well, as proven by research.  READ MORE