What is UPS Mail Innovations?

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What is UPS Mail Innovations?

UPS Mail Innovations is a combination effort between UPS and USPS. With UPS Mail Innovations, packages are picked up by UPS and delivered to you by USPS. Filtering your orders by Zone within ShippingEasy can help you determine if UPS Mail Innovations is the correct service for shipping your packages. This service allows for more flexible and convenient deliveries. 

Why use UPS Mail Innovations?

UPS Mail Innovations can be used to concentrate efforts between UPS and USPS. By picking up at the fulfillment center and working in concert with USPS, UPS Mail Innovations is better able to access local or less accessible hubs. 

When UPS Mail Innovations picks up from the fulfillment center and hands off your package to USPS, they can then deliver it directly to your shipping address or P.O. box. Utilizing this service gives you more options with only a few details you need to watch out for.

UPS customer service:1-800-742-5877

Are there any limitations?

With any dynamic service, especially between two separate companies, you should remember to keep a close track of your packages.

Sometimes with UPS Mail Innovations when your packages are handed off to USPS there can be a delay or a loss of ability to track your package. UPS Mail Innovations advises you to expect your package to arrive normally in this case as it has been known to happen.

UPS Mail Innovations does not operate on weekends. Be sure to plan accordingly if you need your shipments to get to your clients around that time.

More info: UPS Mail Innovations package locator

How long does it take?

  • 1-2 business days for processing
  • 3-7 business days for travel time
  • 4-9 business days for delivery time
  • +7 business days to any shipments in Alaska, Hawaii, or international

More info: UPS Mail Innovation support


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