Archive for September, 2013

USPS Mailing Promotions and Incentives for 2014 – Proposed

by Janet Lockhart-Jones, Ed.D., MDC | September 30, 2013 | No Comments

The Postal Service™ has announced is 2014 Mailing Promotions and Incentives for 2014.  All proposals are subject to review and approval by the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC). According to the Postal Service™, the general intent of all promotions is to increase the value of transactional and direct mail and to retain or sustain its long-term growth. […]


USPS Announces January 2014 Proposed Price Changes

by Janet Lockhart-Jones, Ed.D., MDC | September 25, 2013 | 2 Comments

Update: USPS® Price Change and Full-Service IMb™ Webinar offered on November 4th, 2013 by Ann Daley, Vice President, Government and Regulatory Affairs and Alison Hall, Director of Client Services. Tuesday, November 5, 2013 2:00 PM ET|(11:00 AM PT) Register for the Webinar here: The United States Postal Service® today, September 25th, announced proposed price changes, […]


The USPS® offers Full-Service Intelligent Mail® Assistance – Open Line

by Janet Lockhart-Jones, Ed.D., MDC | September 13, 2013 | No Comments

USPS® Full-Service Intelligent Mail® Weekly Open Line Attention Mailers: The USPS® has a weekly open conference line available to answer your questions immediately and directly! Full Service Open Line A weekly Open Line call has been scheduled to answer any questions on migrating to Full-Service. The Open Line will be available every Wednesday from 2:00 […]


New USPS® Full-Service IMb™ Fact Sheet Available

by Janet Lockhart-Jones, Ed.D., MDC | September 3, 2013 | 3 Comments

Last month the United States Postal Service® posted a new Full-Service IMb™ Fact Sheet on RIBBs.  This  document gives mailers a high-level overview of the changes taking place on January 26th, 2014 and available USPS resources.  Notable information offered are the two options to comply with barcode uniqueness for mailings less than 10,000 pieces.  Option One […]