Dec. 16 2016
Many years ago, I heard a story that has stuck with me ever since. It went like this: France surprised everyone in the world of sport judo when the French team won several gold medals in the Oly... View More
March 31 2009
From USPS PCC Insider: We filed an amended notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission to postpone the Move Update noncompliance charge for Standard Mail and to adjust our prices for Confirm service.... View More
Feb. 10 2009
WASHINGTON — The Governors of the U.S. Postal Service have approved new prices for mailing services, including a 2-cent increase in the price of a First-Class Mail stamp to 44 cents. Prices for mailing... View More
Jan. 13 2009
On January 18 prices for Express Mail, Priority Mail, Parcel Select, Parcel Return Service, Global Express Guaranteed, Express Mail International, Priority Mail International, and M-Bags change. As always,... View More
Nov. 14 2008
USPS Announces 5 % Increase in Shipping Rates The Postal Service has just announced their 2009 shipping rates, which will be effective January 18th. An announcement on rates for other mailing classes will... View More
Nov. 13 2008
New Annual January Price Change Consistent with Industry Practices Pricing for shipping services will change on Sunday, Jan. 18, the Postal Service announced today following a vote by its Board... View More
Oct. 22 2008
UPS has released new list rates for 2009, including an average increase of 5.9% for UPS Ground packages and an average net increase of 4.9% on all air express and U.S. origin International shipments. UPS... View More
Sept. 19 2008
FedEx has announced their 2009 Annual Rate Increase. Last year, they announced in late October, the year before the announcement was made in early November, so the timing of this year’s announcement
Aug. 27 2008
NORCROSS, GA (August 27, 2008) Unisource Worldwide, Inc., one of the leading distributors of paper, packaging and facility supplies in North America, has announced that it will institute a fuel surcharge.... View More
Aug. 27 2008
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. (August 28, 2008) Melissa Data, (, a developer of data quality and mailing solutions and a nonexclusive USPS NCOALink Full Service Provider, announced... View More
July 9 2008
Effective Aug. 4, 2008, except where an alternative payment plan applies, the late payment fee assessed on balances 14 days past due will increase from 5% to 6%. For additional information on applicable... View More
May 5 2008
WASHINGTON, DC Beginning next week, customers will be able to take advantage of some of the best bargains in the shipping market when the U.S. Postal Service launches new prices for its expedited mail... View More
April 18 2008
An advance copy of the Federal Register notice proposing the use of Intelligent Mail barcodes on automation mailings of letters and flats is now available on Postal Explorer at This... View More
April 11 2008
New Mailing Standards for International Shipping Services On we posted an advance copy of the Federal Register notice supporting the May 12 mailing standards changes for international... View More
March 12 2008
For the first time ever, the U.S. Postal Service is offering volume related or other price incentives for Express Mail, Priority Mail and other shipping services, effective May 12. These incentives are... View More
Feb. 11 2008
The price for a one-ounce First-Class stamp will increase from 41 to 42 cents on May 12. Prices for other mailing services, such as Standard Mail, Periodicals, Package Services (including single-piece... View More
Jan. 4 2008
LIMA, Pa.-January 3, 2008-Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, today announced it is increasing base transportation rates by four percent, effective Jan.... View More
Jan. 3 2008
Second and third tier importers are feeling the pressure to join By Karin Muller, Senior Trade Management Consultant, JPMorgan Global Trade Services The United States'... View More
Nov. 27 2007
(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 27, 2007--DHL Express (USA), Inc., today announced new list rates for 2008. Rates will include a 4.9 percent increase in the net average shipping rate for DHL Domestic Air Express... View More
Nov. 9 2007
ATLANTA, Nov. 9, 2007 - UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced new list rates for 2008, including an average 4.9 percent increase for UPS Ground and Ground Hundredweight shipments and a net average increase of... View More