Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 37

CPI Released – 2018 Postage – The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the CPI data for August.  Using the Postal Regulatory Commission’s formula for calculating the Postal Service’s pricing authority on an annual basis (i.e., the CPI cap on prices), the applicable cap is 1.987%.  The Postal Service has stated it plans to …

BREAKING NEWS — USPS Enforces Embargo

September 8, 2017

Southern Area – South Florida and Suncoast

USPS Marketing Mail Volume Embargo

The Southern Area, South Florida District, and Suncoast District are announcing effective immediately USPS Marketing Mail volume is embargoed into the following 3 digit ZIP Code ranges:

South Florida – 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 340, and 349;

Suncoast – 321, 327, 328, 329, …

Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 36

Postal Service Continues to Promote Informed Delivery – On September 12 and September 19 the USPS Informed Delivery advanced webinar series will continue for mail owners and mail service providers.  These webinars will focus on the launch of the self-serve Informed Delivery Mailer Campaign Portal and how it will facilitate planning, entering, activating, and analyzing …

Key Notes – Volume 04 Number 35

Hurricane Harvey Updates – Information on Hurricane Harvey can be found on the USPS Service Alerts page (click here).  The Postal Service is using social media to inform displaced residents how to file for temporary change of address.  Publishers and catalogs should evaluate suppressing the most impacted ZIP-Codes.  More information will …

USPS Industry Webinar on Impact of Tropical Storm Harvey

The United States Postal Service is holding a webinar on Friday, September 1, 2017 at 2 PM EST to provide information and answer questions regarding hurricane/tropical storm Harvey’s impact on Retail Operations, Delivery Operations and Drop Shipments.

Please join us using the webinar information below.  Thank you.


Toll-Free Attendee Dial In: 866-381-9870
Conference ID: 79428518

Attendee Direct URL: …