Key Notes Vol. 02 No. 29

Creative QR Codes & Augmented Reality Examples – There are an incredible number of ways to make your print interactive. Whether you’re looking to engage with your consumers, or just make it easier for them to engage with you, you can get creative to develop a solution that fits your budget and the level of …

Key Notes Vol. 02 No. 28

The State of the Catalog is Healthy – Merchants continue to recognize the value of the printed catalog in today’s digital world. It’s a channel that many are using to drive consumers to the website, help build brand awareness and sell products. For many it is also an opportunity to tell a story and provide …

Key Notes Vol. 02 No. 27

USPS Updates Program Registration Incentives Enrollment Guide – The latest edition of the enrollment user guide for the USPS incentive program has been posted to RIBBS. Click here to view. The guide will walk you through the application process from start to finish. Source: USPS

Canada Post Proposes Rate Hike for 2016 – Canada …

Key Notes Vol. 02 No. 26

USPS Wants Exigent Extended until 2020, Industry Responds with No Way – The U.S. Postal Service responded to the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) on June 26th with their initial comments to Court of Appeals decision on the remanded exigent. In their response the USPS proposed the surcharge be extended until it generates $11.4 billion in …

Postal Service Responds to PRC

The U.S. Postal Service responded with their “initial comments” to the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) on Friday, June 26, 2015 regarding the exigent filing remand (Order No. 2540).

Link:   http://www.prc.gov/docs/92/92625/June.26.15.Initial.Remand.Comments.pdf

Highlights:

  • The Postal Service requested the Commission recalculate the amount of mail volume and contribution lost “due to” the Great Recession with the following:
  1. Correct the “count …