The Postal Service™ is extending the deadline for the mandatory use of Intelligent Mail® package barcodes (IMpb) to January 28, 2013, from our previously announced deadline of January 7, 2013.
On August 7, 2012 the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) approved the 2012 Holiday Mobile Shopping Promotion scheduled to run November 7 – 21, 2012, with registration beginning September 15, 2012. The holiday promotion is designed to spur mobile purchasing by putting mobile-optimized promotional offers, coupons and catalogs into their customers’ hands in time for Black Friday-Cyber Monday shopping sprees. As technology changes the marketing landscape,
Businesses now can mail First-Class Mail automation and presort letters weighing up to two ounces at the one-ounce postage rate using the new “2nd Ounce Free” pricing. “With 2nd Ounce Free, companies have greater flexibility to offset mailing center costs by including additional promotional offers with bills, invoices, and statements,” said Gary Reblin, vice president,
The USPS pricing changes for Mailing Services and Shipping Services were implemented Sunday, January 22, 2012. The new Price List, known at Notice 123, is now available for download at the following URL: http://pe.usps.gov/cpim/ftp/manuals/dmm300/Notice123.pdf Please feel free to call 760-943-6200 with any questions.
In a recent video, Postmaster General Pat Donahoe discusses how legislative action, network changes, and wage and benefits negotiations may save the post office $20 billion and make the USPS profitable by 2013. Click the link below for his complete video message and a letter to customers regarding postal reform: http://about.usps.com/news/electronic-press-kits/pmg/welcome.htm