Monday, October 24th, 2016 | Leave a Comment

Postal Service Announces 2017 Mailing Services Prices

            Postal Service Announces 2017 Mailing Services Prices   Single Price for Commercial Letters up to 3.5 ounces, Adjusts FSS Pricing; Allows Extra Weight for Standard Flats     WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service today filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) [ Read More... ]

Monday, October 24th, 2016 | Leave a Comment

2017 USPS Promotions Overview & 2017 Earned Value Reply Mail Promotion Webinar

      2017 USPS Promotions Overview & 2017 Earned Value Reply Mail Promotion Webinar   Wednesday, October 26, 2016 2:00 p.m. EDT Pre-registration is required Lines are limited so please sign up today! The USPS Mailing Services team invites you to attend an informational webinar on Wednesday, October 26th [ Read More... ]

Monday, October 24th, 2016 | Leave a Comment

USPS™ Announces Price Changes for 2017

  The Postal Service™ has announced price changes to take effect next year, after the end of the holiday season.   The changes, if approved by the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC), include a 2-cent increase in the price of a First-Class Mail® Forever® Stamp and a 3.9 percent price increase [ Read More... ]

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 | Leave a Comment


  COME “THINK OUTSIDE THE MAILBOX” ON JUNE 15 from 9am – 2 pm at Prompt Direct’s Open House – where you will be able to meet with colleagues, USPS officials, listen to guest speakers, attend learning workshops and enjoy a plant tour. Breakfast and lunch will be served and [ Read More... ]

Monday, December 14th, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Approved 2016 USPS Promotion Calendar

      APPROVED 2016 PROMOTION CALENDAR     On December 10, 2015 the Postal Regulatory Commission issued Order No. 2861 approving the five proposed USPS Mailing Promotions for calendar year 2016. These promotions continue to build on the engagement strategies of the 2015 Promotions.  The promotions focus on providing marketers [ Read More... ]

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 | Leave a Comment

USPS Finance Update – Net Loss $ 586 Million Q3 2015

  The United States Postal Service released their numbers for Q3 2015 and they are still looking bad. When will they be allowed to function without Government and Union influence so that they can move forward to becoming profitable again?   The Postal Service has reported a net loss of [ Read More... ]

Friday, July 31st, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Exigency Update! Commission declines request by the Postal Service to revisit “new normal” and “count once”

  The News: The PRC has responded to the USPS request to revisit the “new normal” and “count once” and has declined that request.   That unit contribution methodology was not disturbed by the Court and the Commission finds no compelling reason to revise its earlier decision. When applied to [ Read More... ]

Friday, June 12th, 2015 | Leave a Comment


  WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?   We no longer have to deliver mail to any other Post Office for acceptance. All mail can be accepted here at our plant. This saves you and your clients money.   THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS MUST BE APPLIED; Mail must be Full Service, which as [ Read More... ]

Monday, June 8th, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Postal Service Statement on U.S. Court of Appeals Exigent Ruling

    The U.S. Postal Service is gratified that the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit reversed a key aspect of how the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) measured volume losses caused by the Great Recession.   The continuation of the exigent pricing surcharge is critical [ Read More... ]

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Domestic Mailing Services Products Price Change

      Federal Register Final Rule Published Today   Today the Postal Service published a Federal Register final rule on New Mailing Standards for Domestic Mailing Services Products, effective May 31, 2015.   The Postal Service is aware that mailers are interested in the requirements surrounding the price and [ Read More... ]

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