Reminder of 2013 Postal Changes

With the new year almost upon us, we thought we should quickly review USPS changes coming in the new year.

Mail Piece Dimension Change:  The size for folded self-mailers changes on January 5, 2013.  The new maximum is 10 1/2 x 6 inches.  Anything larger than that will be subject to a substantial postage increase.  Read the entire post here:

Postal Rates Increase on January 27, 2013:  First class mail goes up a penny and standard mail about half of that.  Don’t forget that the second ounce on first class mail is still free.  Here’s the detail on the rate increase:

USPS Promotional Calendar:  The USPS has announced a full calendar of promotional events that can help you save on postage throughout 2013.  To see if you might qualify, check out the details here:

If you have any questions about these or other direct mail or postage issues email us at or call (800) 375-0504.

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