USPS to launch price incentives
The US States Postal Service is launching its Commercial Plus pricing Sunday with upfront price incentives for qualifying shippers using USPS overnight and 2- to 3-day expedited services.
The incentives will be available for domestic Express Mail and Priority Mail users who meet established volume requirements.
On average, Commercial Plus prices for Express Mail will be 14.5% less than USPS retail prices; Priority Mail Commercial Plus prices will average 7% less, according to the USPS.
As an example, the Postal Service said, Commercial Plus customers will pay $14.96 for an Express Mail Flat Rate Envelope, compared to the $17.50 retail price.