On July 5, 2010, USPS proposed a change in prices to the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC). If approved, prices will go up an average of 5.6% on January 2, 2011. Here’s what you need to know about this proposal.
Eight years after its announcement and five years after first use, the Intelligent Mail barcode is going mainstream May 2011. USPS has pushed the implementation back twice already, and with only a year left, they show no signs of delaying it one last time. In May 2011, the POSTNET barcode will be retired for Automation discounts, and the PLANET barcode will be retired completely. Don’t get caught when the changeover happens – start using the Intelligent Mail barcode today.