Blog: Shipping

Top 7 Ways to Save with the USPS

August 1, 2019
Author: Caroline McManus

The hottest days of the summer are upon us and so is our list of burning hot ways the USPS® can help small businesses save big. The USPS has certain services, basic perks and even special promotions that can help your small business cut mailing and shipping costs and make this your summer of...

The Top 3 Ways to Avoid DIM Shipping Costs

July 8, 2019
Author: Caroline McManus

When it comes to avoiding dimensional (DIM) weight pricing the key is to work smarter, not harder! Dimensional weight pricing is used by the major carriers including the USPS® to limit the number of large, lightweight packages that take up a lot of delivery space. This pricing model can sneak...

5 Costly Shipping Charges and How to Avoid Them

May 31, 2019
Author: Caroline McManus

If shipping costs are making you feel like a sourpuss, we have a solution! We advise all our shippers, small and large, to audit their shipping invoices regularly. It’s important because these invoices show not just the shipping rate but any additional carrier charges on your bill. These...

Flat Rate Boxes: Sizes, Prices, and Benefits

May 3, 2019
Author: Caroline McManus

As part of our effort to make sure our customers get the best deals on shipping, we are talking about some of our favorite cost-saving services. I can say with confidence that flat rate shipping tops our list! USPS flat rate boxes and envelopes are boxes with flat shipping postage rates—no...

The 5 Need-to-Know Benefits of NeoShip

March 8, 2019

If you are in charge of your company’s mailing and shipping, you know how important it is to reduce costs and save time. Cost saving is even more essential now that the USPS® shipping and mailing rates went up in January 2019. So how can NeoShip help minimize the effect to rate change and help you save? 

Read the 5 top benefits of shipping software...

Flat Rate Shipping in Under 60 Seconds

March 8, 2019

 

What is Priority Mail® Flat Rate Shipping?

Priority Mail is one of the USPS’® most popular services and it delivers anywhere in the continental U.S. in 1, 2, or 3 business days—including Saturday—depending on the origin to destination distance. Priority Mail flat rate shipping helps...

How to Reap Time and Cost Savings Starting Now!

January 2, 2019

There’s never been a better time to use a postage meter now that the USPS® has announced a reduction for the first time in nearly a century. Regardless of the type of mail or sort levels, meter owners will realize average savings of over 4%!

Webinar: New Shipping Rates Explained

December 27, 2018

The new rates and surcharges from the three major carriers—USPS®, UPS®, and FedEx®—can directly affect your business's bottom line. Get ahead of the curve and learn how to navigate the new rates with our shipping experts. Listen in to learn what’s new, where you can save, and how to prepare.