PCI Group Newsletters

USPS Announces First-Class Mail and Periodicals Service Standard Changes

On October 1, the Postal Service will implement new service standards for First-Class Mail and Periodicals which will increase delivery reliability, consistency, and efficiency for our customers and across our network. USPS states that this will make better use of trucks and existing surface network to move the mail, relying less on costly air [...]

2022-08-19T14:30:42-05:00September 21st, 2021|Categories: Customer Newsletters, PCI News, Postal News|Tags: |

U.S. Postal Service Announces New Market Dominant Price Adjustment Schedule

Today the US Postal Service announced it will raise rates for Market Dominant services. To help customers better prepare for the new Market Dominant price adjustment schedule, the US Postal Service will NOT raise prices on Market Dominant products in January 2022 but will schedule the next market Dominant priced adjustment in July 2022. [...]

2021-09-15T10:29:47-05:00September 15th, 2021|Categories: Customer Newsletters, PCI News, Postal News|Tags: |

PCI Group Awards 5 Scholarships Through its 2021 Leaders Scholarship Program

PCI Group, headquartered in Ft. Mill, SC with a second facility located in Irving, TX, today announced they have awarded a total of five scholarships to students for the 2021-2022 school year as part of their PCI Group Leaders Scholarship program. The scholarship grants amounted to a total of $10,000 with $2,000 targeted to [...]

2022-05-03T10:25:50-05:00September 15th, 2021|Categories: Customer Newsletters, Employee News, PCI News|

U.S. Postal Service Proceeds with Rate Change Request

As part of “Delivering for America,” its 10-year plan to achieve financial sustainability and service excellence, the United States Postal Service filed notice today with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) proposing price changes to take effect Aug. 29, 2021 that are in accordance with the rules recently established by PRC last year. The proposed price [...]

2022-10-11T12:46:04-05:00June 1st, 2021|Categories: Customer Newsletters, PCI News, Postal News|Tags: |

USPS Continues To Experience Service Delays

“The Postal Service delivered more than a billion packages during its peak holiday season, but Postmaster General Louis DeJoy said the agency fell far short of meeting its service targets, and left some customers waiting weeks for mail and packages.” As many of you are aware, USPS mail delivery continues to be a challenge. [...]

2021-03-29T14:35:27-05:00February 10th, 2021|Categories: Customer Newsletters, PCI News, Postal News|Tags: |

USPS Continues To Experience Service Delays

As one whose business is tied very closely to the United States Postal Service, PCI Group wants to keep you abreast of changing conditions with USPS mail delivery. As we prepare this communication, USPS continues to experience service delays.  The causes can be attributed to three major factors, all related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Employee [...]

2021-03-29T14:35:28-05:00January 22nd, 2021|Categories: Customer Newsletters, PCI News, Postal News|Tags: |

2020 Thanksgiving Business Hours

PCI Group offices will be closed Thursday, November 26th, 2020 for Thanksgiving but may be running production with a limited staff. Files received after 12 Noon EST Wednesday, November 25th, 2020, will have a file received date of Friday, November 27th, 2020. Have a Safe and Happy Thanksgiving.

2021-03-26T13:33:57-05:00November 18th, 2020|Categories: Customer Newsletters, PCI News|

2021 USPS Proposed Price Increase

In our ongoing efforts to keep you informed of events that could impact your business as it relates to customer communications, we are alerting you to a recent update from The United States Postal Service who filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) requesting price changes to take effect Jan. 24, 2021. The proposed [...]

2022-10-10T13:26:06-05:00November 18th, 2020|Categories: Customer Newsletters, PCI News, Postal News|Tags: |

PCI Awards 5 Scholarships Through its 2020 Scholarship Program

PCI Group, headquartered in Ft. Mill, SC with a second facility located in Irving, TX, today announced they have awarded a total of five scholarships to students for the 2020-2021 school year as part of their PCI Group Leaders Scholarship program. The scholarship grants amounted to a total of $10,000 with $2,000 targeted to each recipient. The scholarship [...]

2022-08-01T14:01:10-05:00August 18th, 2020|Categories: Customer Newsletters, PCI News|

PCI’s Entire Quality Team Has Achieved Six Sigma-Green Belt Certification or Greater

As part of PCI Group’s ongoing commitment to quality, the company and its employees continue to invest in its LEAN manufacturing journey. Recently, the team completed a milestone by having every member of their team achieve Six Sigma-Green Belt certification or greater. Tim Lackey, PCI’s Director of Business Process, said, “in 2015 we transitioned from [...]

2022-02-08T08:30:59-05:00July 9th, 2020|Categories: Customer Newsletters, Employee News, PCI News|