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ShippingEasy's Postage Rates for USPS Shipments | Overview

ShippingEasy offers a range of solutions for all size businesses. No online shop would be complete without fast, affordable shipping options. For maximum impact, every ShippingEasy subscription comes with a free USPS account. With great commercial...

USPS Commercial Pricing | Overview

USPS offers various high-volume discounts which make shipping large quantities cost-effective. Savvy eCommerce merchants take advantage of price-reduced postage through Commercial Pricing. What is USPS Commercial Pricing? Also known as Commercial ...

ShippingEasy Starter Rates - USPS Discount Pricing | Overview

ShippingEasy partners with USPS to connect shippers with discounted postage rates. To help businesses starting out in e-commerce, ShippingEasy provides a free Starter plan. With the Starter plan, small businesses get core shipping tools and discou...

USPS Retail Pricing | Overview

USPS Retail pricing is the rate you receive as a regular customer at a Post Office retail location or USPS.com Click-N-Ship. Retail pricing does not include discounts on postage. Check out USPS.com for a full list of prices and services. In contra...

USPS Oversized Package Rates | Overview

When shipping oversized packages via USPS, you may pay a higher rate. These rates take into account the overall size of the package rather than the weight. USPS uses dimensional (DIM) weight to accommodate lighter packages that take up extra cargo...

Discounts on USPS First-Class Packages | Overview

ShippingEasy provides access to discounted rates on all USPS First-Class Package Service shipments. Parcels weighing equal to or less than 15.9 ounces may qualify for USPS First-Class Package Service rates. There are no volume requirements. If you...

Rate Comparisons

Does ShippingEasy offer live shipping rate quotes on my store platform?

No, ShippingEasy does not offer live rate quotes to your buyers. This is because ShippingEasy does not affect the front-end of your website. Our integration allows the syncing of order details and updating shipping details back to your store autom...

How do I know if I'm getting the best rate on USPS postage?

At ShippingEasy, we know the impact that postage rates have on online businesses. They can make or break your success, affecting your bottom line and ability to compete for customers. Because they are so important, we do everything we can to make ...

How to: Get an international rate quote for a customer

Find out ahead of time what the cost of shipping packages to international customers will be by generating a rate quote from within the app. Even if you aren't sure of their complete address, obtaining this information is easy!  From the QUICK SH...

USPS Flat Rate Envelopes | Rate Table

What are USPS Flat Rate Envelopes? With USPS Flat Rate Envelopes, if it fits, it ships for one low rate. When sealing the envelope, the container flaps must be able to close within the normal folds. Learn more about USPS Flat Rate Envelope dimensi...

USPS Priority Mail: a guide to domestic service and package rates

USPS Priority Mail is one of the most popular shipping services among eCommerce merchants - and for good reason. It's reasonably priced, gets your products delivered fast, comes with insurance protection, and offers a variety of discounted package...

USPS Priority Mail: Flat Rate packages vs Flat Rate Green (dimensional)

Welcome to the USPS Priority Mail guide to domestic service and package rates series. Learn how to use this guide. In this guide, we compare specific USPS Priority Mail services: Flat Rate packages and Flat Rate Green, ShippingEasy's exclusiv...

Flat Rate Green

What is the green "Save $" button on the READY TO SHIP page?

There are many ways to save with ShippingEasy and we make it easy to show you how. One of the most useful tools on the READY TO SHIP page is the Compare Rates tool, presented in the form of a green "Save $ " button near your label total. This but...

How can I calculate shipping costs using the Flat Rate Green calculator?

If you are considering upgrading to a plan that includes Flat Rate Green (the Plus plan and above) or if you are curious to see how much you can save using FRG, you can use ShippingEasy's Flat Rate Green Calculator. To use the calculator, follow t...

What is Flat Rate Green and does it relate to cubic pricing?

ShippingEasy offers our very own volume-based, cubic pricing: Flat Rate Green. These are highly discounted rates for small, heavy packages typically reserved for shippers with volume in excess of 50,000 shipments a year. We're able to make these r...

USPS Rate Tables

First-Class Mail Flats - USPS Retail | Rate Table

What is First-Class Mail? First-Class Mail is one of USPS's premium services. It is often as fast as Priority Mail with delivery estimated between 1-3 days. Learn more about USPS First-Class Mail. This is a domestic service. Domestic mail is tra...

First-Class Mail International Flats - USPS Retail | Rate Table

What are USPS First-Class Mail International Flats, Retail rates? First-Class Mail International First-Class Mail International is one of USPS's premium services. It is well suited to light weight documents. Learn more about USPS First-Class Mail ...

First-Class Package International Service - USPS Commercial | Rate Table

What are USPS First-Class Package International Service, Commercial rates? First-Class Package International Service First-Class Package International Service offers the best rates for lightweight shipments. Service is provided for shipments up to...

First-Class Package Service - USPS Commercial | Rate Table

What are USPS First-Class Package Service, Commercial rates? First-Class Package Service First-Class Package Service offers the best rates for lightweight shipments. Commercial service is provided for parcels up to 15.999 oz. Delivery estimated 1-...

Media Mail - USPS Retail | Rate Table

What are USPS Media Mail, Retail rates? Media Mail Media Mail is a cost effective service for shipping books and education material. All other items restricted from this service. Delivery estimated between 2-8 days. Learn more about USPS Media Mai...

Parcel Select Ground - USPS Commercial | Rate Table

What are USPS Parcel Select Ground, Commercial rates? Parcel Select Ground Parcel Select Ground is USPS’ ground based service. It is one of the least expensive, but slowest USPS services available. Delivery estimated between 1-8 days. Learn more a...