Rob Zaleski, Author at ShippingEasy
How to Survive COVID-19 as a small business

How to Survive COVID-19 As a Small Business

The COVID-19/Coronavirus situation has been a serious matter, and its effect on retailers across all industries has been palpable. We cover the pandemic’s impact on shipping and e-commerce in another […]

What are USPS Flat Rate Boxes and How Can You Use Them?

Flat Rate Shipping: What Are USPS Flat Rate Boxes? [Updated for 2021]

Flat rate shipping is a highly underutilized shipping method because not all merchants know what options are available. We see the question all the time, “What are USPS Flat Rate […]

2021 USPS Shipping Rate Changes

USPS 2021 Shipping Rate Changes: Flat Rate, Priority, First Class, w/Tables

The USPS 2021 shipping rate changes have been announced and go into effect January 24, 2021. You can find a full, in-depth breakdown in our E-commerce Seller’s Guide to 2021 […]


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Moving a Brick and Mortar Store Online

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the pace at which customers make the move to digital shopping. E-commerce is expected to jump to 38% of all holiday retail sales, while brick-and-mortar […]

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2020 USPS Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Announcing 2020 holiday shipping deadlines for USPS! The 2020 USPS holiday shipping deadlines have been announced, and it’s time to mark your calendars…or simply bookmark this page and check the […]


2021 FedEx Shipping Rate Changes

2021 FedEx Shipping Rate Changes

The 2021 FedEx shipping rate changes have been announced, as well as changes to other fees and surcharges that will be coming in January 2021. Below is a summary of […]

Holiday 2020 Shipping Rates and Surcharges

Carriers and merchants alike are ramping up for what we know is going to be a more digital Q4 retail season. 7 out of 10 Americans say they still plan […]


How Build an Email Marketing List for Online Marketing

2020 has been quite a strange year for retailers. Many who have resisted making the full transition to e-commerce are finding themselves forced to rely on it. Curbside pickup is […]

Upcoming International Packet Changes & NAFTA Becomes USMCA

In late 2019, a consortium of countries’ postal entities agreed on a landmark change that will impact international shipping. As part of the Universal Postal Union’s (UPU) Extraordinary Congress in […]


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E-commerce Holidays to Prepare for Now

Though COVID-19 is still dominating quite a bit of the conversation when it comes to retail and e-commerce, you still have planning to focus on. Many people will still be […]

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Email Segmentation and Automation Best Practices

It takes a lot to stand out in the inbox these days. To truly do it right, you need to rely on something better than gimmicks. There are countless articles […]