Archive: January 2018
Rob Zaleski, Jan 24, 2018

The USPS shipping rate changes are now fully in effect. Aside from a general rate increase of 3.9% across all shipping services, there is an important change to be aware […]

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Oliver Trunkett, Jan 18, 2018

This article reflects 2018 USPS First Class package service rates, effective January 21, 2018 Something to note first and foremost, it looks like only Priority Mail, Priority Mail Flat Rate, […]

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Sarah Hansen, Nov 30, 2017

This article has been updated to reflect the new 2018 rates New USPS shipping rates and service changes began January 21, 2018. Overall, there will be increases to virtually every USPS […]

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Sarah Hansen, Oct 17, 2017

We’re already a couple years into the nation’s bumpy transition from the stripe to the chip, and instead of declining, credit card fraud is expected to increase. A 2016 iovation/Aite […]

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Rob Zaleski, Sep 20, 2017

One of the most important aspects of the holiday eCommerce season is knowing how late packages can be shipped and still make it in time to end up under the […]

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Rob Zaleski, Aug 22, 2017

After a strong retail showing in July (and August not looking too shabby), it’s time to usher in Labor Day weekend plans. Of course, in the world of retail and […]

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Oliver Trunkett, May 25, 2016

  Running an eCommerce business is not necessarily the glamorous lifestyle business many blogs and industry profiles would have you believe. There’s a lot going on behind the scenes. And […]

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Oliver Trunkett, Feb 18, 2016

What is a SCAN Form? SCAN Forms from the United States Postal Service stand for “Shipment Confirmation Acceptance Notice” (SCAN). They allow a postal worker to skip scanning each individual […]

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Oliver Trunkett, Feb 12, 2016

Poly Mailers are a popular choice for many eCommerce sellers, and for good reason. Poly mailers are extremely cheap, lightweight, and take up less space than boxes. They’re perfect for […]

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Oliver Trunkett, Jan 28, 2016

Click-N-Ship, trusty source for printing shipping labels online from USPS.com. Used by thousands of individuals and businesses around the country, is a free and (not so) easy way to print […]

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