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Important USPS Postage Updates for 2023

The United States Postal Service recently announced new prices for 2023 for market-dominant mail products. These USPS postage updates will be effective on January 23, 2023. The USPS Board of Governors has approved the changes. Some of the highlights include raising First Class Mail prices. Let’s break down all the new rates and their [...]

2022-10-25T13:39:57-05:00October 4th, 2022|Categories: Advanced Technologies, Blogs, Postal News, Vertical Markets|Tags: |

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: |

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: |

The United States Postal Service announced its 10 Year Plan – Delivering For America

The United States Postal Service announced its 10-Year Plan to achieve financial sustainability and service excellence last week. We know how important the services USPS provides to your business and ours, so we are publishing this communication to keep you informed. Listed below are highlights of USPS’s plan. HIGHLIGHTS OF THE ‘DELIVERING FOR AMERICA’ [...]

2021-03-29T08:47:02-05:00March 29th, 2021|Categories: 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: |

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: |

Megan Brennan’s keynote address at the Greater Carolina Postal Forum

We found Megan to be a very knowledgeable and engaging speaker.  As part of our value to our clients, it’s critical that we stay abreast of the latest postal regulations and updates.  Attending events like this one, where we gain direct access to USPS and in this case, the Postmaster General are invaluable to taking [...]

2021-03-26T13:40:24-05:00October 26th, 2018|Categories: PCI News, Postal News, Press Release|

President Trump orders a review of the United States Postal Service

As you may be aware, yesterday, President Trump ordered a review of the Postal Service, signing an executive order late Thursday April 12 that creates a task force to “conduct a thorough evaluation of the operations and finances of the USPS” As part of this order, the task force, being put together to be chaired [...]

2021-03-29T14:38:23-05:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: PCI News, Postal News|Tags: |