Mailing/Fulfillment - Postal Trends

6 Reasons Direct Mail Can Increase Enrollment
September 21, 2021 at 5:05 pm

Direct mail may be surprisingly effective for connecting with the tech-savvy Generation Z students that colleges and universities are trying desperately to reach. Here are six reasons direct mail can be a secret weapon in enrollment marketing.

Manager Honored with Chancellor’s Distinguished Staff Award
September 15, 2021 at 11:38 am

Elizabeth Bowden, Duplicating Services manager for Illini Union Document Services and Campus Mail Distribution, has been recognized for exceptional performance by the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She is one of this year’s recipients of the Chancellor’s Distinguished Staff Award.

US Postal Service Proposes Hiking Shipping Rates During Holiday Season
August 13, 2021 at 9:30 am

The U.S. Postal Service announced Tuesday it wants to raise the rates for sending packages during the holiday season, saying the increases would cover the anticipated heightened package and shipping demand, which typically brings extra handling costs for the agency.

USPS Releases 10-Year Strategic Plan
March 26, 2021 at 9:34 am

The USPS released its long-anticipated 10-year strategic plan this week and it’s a decidedly mixed bag for the commercial mailing sector, a supply chain that includes printing and packaging, and one that in 2019 generated an estimated $1.6 trillion in sales.

Compliance With Postal Regulations
January 29, 2021 at 11:29 am

Well planned, executed, and shared audits improve compliance, service, and expectations. Here is what you need to know.

Direct Mail Outlook: Marketers’ Direct Approach
December 22, 2020 at 3:26 pm

Marketers and brand managers have discovered the benefits of leveraging a multichannel approach, rather than relying solely on digital platforms. Data-driven, targeted direct mail is a major component of those strategies.