Holidays are for celebrating - not worrying about shipping matters!
Staying on top of which holidays will affect your business can be a bit of a task. To simplify things, the following is a list of holidays that the USPS typically considers postal holidays:
|New Year’s Day||Friday, January 1, 2017|
|Martin Luther King, Jr. birthday (observed)||Monday, January 18, 2017|
|Washington’s birthday / President's Day (observed)||Monday, February 15, 2017|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 30, 2017|
|Independence Day||Monday, July 4, 2017|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 5, 2017|
|Columbus Day||Monday, October 10, 2017|
|Veterans’ Day (observed)||Friday, November 11, 2017|
|Thanksgiving Day||Thursday, November 23, 2017|
|Christmas Day (observed)||Monday, December 26, 2017|
|New Year's Day (observed)||Monday, January 2, 2018|
Even when the USPS is closed, we're often here to help! ShippingEasy provides support during certain holidays. Check out our live support calendar.
NOTE: on the date of a postal holiday, you will see a red alert at the top of the page within ShippingEasy. The alert is a courtesy reminder to move ship dates forward to the next shipping date.
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