Mailing/Fulfillment - Postal Trends

Seven Steps to Navigating USPS Direct Mail Flat Requirements
September 1, 2023 at 11:26 am

There are many times that a flat design element causes a mailing to go at a higher rate of postage. This can be frustrating as well as expensive. In order to stay away from potential issues, here are some things to keep in mind as you are preparing a flat size direct mail campaign.

Impact of Next Week’s Postal Rate Hike
July 7, 2023 at 10:49 am

Keep US Posted is warning that stamp prices are set to increase on July 9 for the second time in 2023, and cautioning that if postage increases continue, Americans could be facing a government bailout of the USPS.

The Second USPS Postage Rate Hike Looms
June 9, 2023 at 11:44 am

Beginning July 9, 2023, postage rates will increase for the second time this year. Therefore, it's time to get creative with direct mail. Make the most of it with these special programs and promotions provided by the USPS to save on postage for the rest of the year.

At National Postal Forum, Postmaster Urges 'Dramatic Change'
May 24, 2023 at 9:59 am

The National Postal Forum kicked off this week in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Postmaster General Louis DeJoy addressed attendees during his keynote address where he outlined the changes the USPS needs to implement in order to find success.

Keep US Posted Challenges USPS Postage Increases Ahead of Congressional Hearing
May 19, 2023 at 10:11 am

Keep US Posted is submitting new economic analysis to Congress challenging the U.S. Postal Service’s plans to continue increasing postage rates twice per year. The analysis was submitted to the House concerning the USPS “Delivering for America” plan. Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is expected to testify.

PCI Partnership Summit Highlights Trends in Print and Mail Industry
March 22, 2023 at 11:36 am

Postal Center International (PCI) announced a culmination of insights and data released at its annual PCI Partnership Summit, held earlier in March. Executives gathered to learn more about the present and future state of the print and mail industry.

IPMA Introduces 2023 Board of Directors
January 27, 2023 at 11:18 am

The new In-plant Printing and Mailing Association board comprises seven in-plant managers from government, university, health care and other industry segments.