Rumors about a potential second postage rate increase in 2021 have now been confirmed. 2021 Marketing Mail rates (aka Catalog rates) will increase by 6.581% for letters and by 8.819% for flats. The postage increase is expected to be approved by the PRC and will be effective on August 29th, 2021. This is a significant rate increase that will result… read more →
Catalog postage rates might increase once again in 2021, even as mailers complain about frequent delays and inconsistent deliveries of catalogs and packages.
USPS Marketing Mail is the classification that is commonly used for mailing catalogs, flyers, postcards, trifolds, small parcels, and other advertising mail. The new 2021 postage rates were recently filed and the postage rate increase will be effective January 24, 2021. Check your January 2021 mail dates and see whether you need to move anything up to avoid paying the… read more →
Here is an update to an earlier post regarding USPS marketing mail (catalog) postage rates for 2020. The following postage rate pdf has more detail regarding new 2020 rates increases. Direct mail postage rates will increase on 1/26/20.