How to Cut Costs with Priority Mail Flat Rate Shipping

  So…what is Priority Mail® Flat Rate Shipping? Priority Mail is one of the most widely-used services provided by the Post Office.  It allows you to ship a package up to 70lbs to any US continental state for one flat rate – even on Saturdays! This system aids businesses, who send frequent packages, to manage size load and maintain lower …

Four Ways Parcel Lockers Can Transform Your Campus

If you are like other colleges and universities, incoming letter mail is on the decrease, while package mail is on the increase. Dedicating a unique, keyed mailbox per student is no longer practical, while handling an increasing amount of higher value packages needs to be automated. The average campus population is upward of 7,000 students. This doesn’t include the hundred …

Lineage Mailing Services, LLC Acquires American Pre-sort, Inc.

December 31, 2020 Lineage Mailing Services, LLC Acquires American Pre-sort, Inc. Kansas City, KS – Lineage Mailing Services, a local leader in presort, print and mail acquires all assets of American Pre-Sort Inc., located in Topeka, KS. The change is effective December 31, 2020.

FedEx Announces 2021 Rate Change

Welcome to rate change season! FedEx released their official rate change announcement. New rates will roll out phases, with the first effects taking place on January 18, 2021. Read below for main takeaways and resources: On January 18, surcharge changes for FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight will take effect. Learn More Starting June 2021, a 6% late feed …

USPS Announces 2021 Rate Change

  The USPS proposed a rate change set to occur on January 24, 2021. “The proposed prices, approved by the Postal Service Board of Governors, would raise Mailing Services product prices approximately 1.8 percent for First-Class Mail and 1.5 percent for other categories.” At this time, these are the proposed prices. Upon confirmation, this information will be updated. The proposed …

USPS Temporarily Increases Prices for Commercial Parcels

Temporary Price Increase Goes Into Effect October 18 On Sept. 4,2020, the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) approved a temporary price increase for commercial parcel shipping. THE PRICE INCREASE GOES INTO EFFECT ON OCTOBER 18. You can view the Quadient guide HERE. Below is a table of highlights for most commonly used solutions as well as an official update from MSMA …

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy Modifies Organizational Structure to Support USPS Mission

URGENT PRESS RELEASE FROM THE USPS *Originally posted on www.usps.com  Three Operating Units Created to Increase Efficiency and Better Serve Customers WASHINGTON, DC — In an effort to operate in a more efficient and effective manner and better serve customers, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy today announced a modified organizational structure for the U.S. Postal Service. The new organization will align functions …

Save Time and Money with Flat Rate Shipping

What is “Flat Rate” Shipping? For one rate flat rate, you can send a package weighing up to 70lbs anywhere in the continental US through the United State Postal Service. Priority Mail® Flat Rate Shipping is one of the most widely used services at the USPS. Shipments sent using the Priority Mail flat rate service arrive within 1-3 business days …

3 Reasons Lineage Mailing Services is the Best Option For Your Company Mail

The Hands in your Mailroom are Cramping Up… We get it. You want to cut costs on your daily, weekly and monthly company communication mailings. What business owner doesn’t want to save every penny they can? With roots in small business, we here at Lineage understand the desire for a cost-effective AND efficient workplace. But there’s a thin line between …

Lineage Mailing Services Enters into Joint Venture

June 1, 2020 Lineage Mailing Services (LMS) is excited to share news that will bring additional products and services to our customers. Effective June 1, 2020, Lineage Mailing Services entered into a joint venture agreement with Strahm Automation and Mailing, located at 1700 Broadway, Kansas City MO 64108. This agreement allows both companies to continue to operate independently while mutually benefitting from …