Issue 84, Winter 2013
The End of Saturday Mail Delivery: How will you cope?
By Amine Khechfe
You probably know by now that the U.S. Postal Service is planning to end Saturday letter delivery starting in August 2013. While this decision has upset some people and made others sad because it marks the end of an era, the end of Saturday delivery does not mean you have to wait until Monday to send or receive your mail.
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Understanding the 2013 U.S. Postal Service® Price Change
On January 27, 2013 the USPS “price change” took effect. This is when the USPS announces new rates, products and services. In this article we highlight the key changes that you need to be aware of and invite you to watch an informative webinar providing additional information on how the 2013 USPS “price change” could affect your business.
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Understanding your Priority Mail® Options
If you ship lots of packages and envelopes, need delivery in 2-3 days and want free pick-up at your door, then you should consider using Priority Mail from the U.S. Postal Service®.
The U.S. Postal Service (USPS®) offers 3 service categories for Priority Mail: Zone-based, Flat Rate™, and Regional Rate™. Because pricing for each of these categories is calculated differently, understanding the differences and knowing when to use them can help save your business a significant amount of money.
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Make your Wedding Invitations One-of-a-Kind with Personalized Postage
You put a lot of thought into planning your wedding. And, while designing and ordering your invitations is just one small piece of what you need to plan for, it is a very important part. You spend a lot of time choosing just the right paper, font and wording.
Once all the preparation is done and you’re ready to send the invitations out to your guests do you want to use a regular stamp, or a mass-produced one that anyone can buy? No, you want your invitations to be truly special with personalized postage that reflects your personality. Be sure to visit our partner My Own Labels for wedding stamp templates and ideas.
Click here for more tips on planning your wedding invitations and personalized postage.
DYMO Endicia currently partners with over 180 ecommerce companies, with more being added all the time. These partnerships allow you to manage and print USPS shipping labels directly from the partner platform, providing access to money-saving USPS services as well as the ability to leverage the integration so you can spend less time preparing your shipments.
Each month DYMO Endicia highlights a featured partner. Below are the featured partners for the months of January, February and March, 2013.
||Vendio lets you reach buyers where they are shopping online. Publish on Amazon, list on eBay and eBay Motors, manage orders, manage inventory and manage shipping from one complete, reliable and secure software platform. Vendio provides eCommerce software for small business that is Simply Powerful.
||Miva Merchant is an all inclusive e-commerce solution that handles everything you need to do business online. Miva Merchant consists of a PA-DSS validated ecommerce software, PCI compliant ecommerce hosting, credit card processing services and custom website design & development.
||Solid Commerce is a complete end-to-end solution for selling online. Their web-based platform connects to the most popular marketplaces, such as eBay, Amazon, Buy.com, and several webstore providers. Solid Commerce can help you grow your business and maximize your profit.
New Products!! Label Makers & D1 Labels!!!
We’ve added more products to our online store! Come visit our store, to view 3 different models of DYMO Label Makers, which includes the NEW 500 Touch Screen. To give you a one stop purchase experience, we’ve added labels to go with the Label Makers. Keep visiting our store for new items added throughout this year.
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Restricted Delivery Survey
If you use the Restricted Delivery Service from the U.S. Postal Service® (USPS®), we would appreciate it if you would take a few minutes to complete this short survey. This survey should take no more than 10 minutes of your time and your input will provide valuable information regarding businesses’ use of Restricted Delivery service and how it could better meet your needs and/or simplify your choices when using this service for your shipments.
Restricted delivery service permits a mailer to direct delivery only to the addressee or addressee’s authorized agent http://pe.usps.com/text/dmm300/503.htm#8_0.
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