Carrier Announcements

Brazil Shipments Require CPF Tax ID as of January 1, 2020 | Overview

Important Notice for Shipping to Brazil Tax ID Requirements for Shipments to Brazil Effective January 1, 2020, all shipments to Brazil must include the recipient's Tax ID number on customs declarations and shipping labels. Any shipments missing th...

DHL Rate Changes - Jan 1, 2020 | Overview

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, adding or removing features and services, as well as adjusting their rates. These rate changes usually occur at the start of the year. For 2020, all major carriers announced rate and service chang...

FedEx Rate Changes - Jan 6, 2020 | Overview

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, adding or removing features and services, as well as adjusting their rates. These rate changes usually occur at the start of the year. For 2020, all major carriers announced rate and service chang...

UPS Rate Changes - Dec 29, 2019 | Overview

The start of a new year typically signals a change in rates across all postal carriers in the United States, as well as the addition or removing of services from their options. An increase in UPS rates and service charges goes into effect on Decem...

USPS Rate Changes - Jan 26, 2020 | Overview

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, services, and adjust rates. These changes usually occur at the beginning of the year. For 2020, all major carriers have planned rate and service changes. USPS rate and service changes go into effe...

USPS Service Changes on June 23, 2019 | Overview

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, services, and adjust rates. The USPS is making changes to services on June 23, 2019: New weight limits imposed on First-Class Mail International service. New dimensional weight rules for domestic...

USPS announces rate and service changes on Jan 27th, 2019

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, services, and adjust rates. These changes usually occur at the beginning of the year. For 2019, all major carriers have planned rate and service changes. The USPS is implementing their rate and se...

FedEx announces rate changes January 7, 2019

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, adding or removing features and services, as well as adjusting their rates. These rate changes usually occur at the start of the year. For 2019, all major carriers announced rate and service chang...

UPS announces rate changes December 2018

The start of a new year typically signals a change in rates across all postal carriers in the United States, as well as the addition or removing of services from their options. An increase in UPS rates and service charges goes into effect on Decem...

USPS discontinues service for First-Class Mail Int'l Flats on Jan 21, 2018

USPS Discontinues Service for First-Class Mail International Large Envelope/Flats with Merchandise.USPS rates for all other mail classes change January 21, 2018. Learn more. Overview of changes: Starting January 21, 2018, First-Class Mail Interna...

FedEx announces rate changes for January 2018

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, adding or removing features and services, as well as adjusting rates. These changes usually occur at the start of the year. For 2018, all major carriers announced rate and service changes. Shippin...

UPS announces rate changes on July 8th, 2018

Beginning July 8th, 2018, the following surcharges will apply to UPS package shipments: A $90 Large Package Surcharge will apply to any U.S. Domestic package delivered to a residential address. A $19 Additional Handling surcharge will apply to an...

UPS announces rate changes on Dec 24th, 2017

The start of a new year typically signals a change in rates across all postal carriers in the United States, as well as the addition or removing of services from their options.  An increase in UPS rates and service charges goes into effect on Dece...

USPS announces rate and service changes on Jan 21st, 2018

The United States Postal Service is implementing rate changes on January 21, 2018. Overview of changes to mail classes and products: The January 21st service changes will affect the following mail classes and products: First-Class Mail First-Cla...

USPS announces rate and service changes in September 2017

On September 3rd, 2017 - the USPS is implementing changes to their First Class Mail Parcels. First Class Mail Parcels is a retail rate category of the First Class Package Service. The service is available from the USPS Post Office. NOTE: these cha...

USPS announces rate and service changes on Jan 22nd, 2017

Shipping carriers routinely update their products and adjust their rates. These changes usually occur at the start of the year. For 2017, all major carriers are announcing rate changes. The USPS is implementing their rate changes on January 22nd, ...

FedEx announces rate changes in January 2017

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, adding or removing features and services, as well as adjusting rates. These changes usually occur at the start of the year. For 2017, all major carriers announced rate and service changes. Shippin...

UPS announces rate changes in Dec 2016 and Jan 2017

The start of a new year typically signals a change in rates across all postal carriers in the United States, as well as the addition or removing of services from their options.  Certain UPS rate and service changes went into effect on December 26,...

USPS announces rate changes on August 28th, 2016

The USPS is implementing rate increases on August 28th, 2016. The changes affect Retail rates for domestic First Class Package Service (parcels) and will revert some of the rate reductions seen on April 10th, 2016. Find a refresher of the April ra...

UPS announces rate changes in June 2016

Both UPS and FedEx have announced changes to their package measurement requirements that determine whether any additional fees will be added. You can find details for UPS' rate changes on UPS' website. Here is a brief summary of what's changing fo...

FedEx announces rate changes on June 1st, 2016

Both UPS and FedEx have announced changes to their package measurement requirements that determine whether any additional fees will be added. You can find details for FedEx's rate changes on FedEx's website. Here is a brief summary of what's chang...

USPS announces rate changes on April 10th, 2016

The USPS is implementing rate decreases on April 10th, 2016.  In recent years, the Postal Regulatory Commission granted the USPS approval for a temporary price increase on select market-dominant services. This price increase is set to expire, resu...

UPS announces rate changes in Dec 2015 and Jan 2016

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, adding or removing features and services, as well as adjusting rates. These changes usually occur at the start of the year. For 2016, all major carriers are planning for rate and service changes. ...

USPS announces rate and service changes on Jan 17th, 2016

Shipping carriers routinely update their products, adding or removing features and services, as well as adjusting rates. These changes usually occur at the start of the year. For 2016, all major carriers are planning for rate and service changes. ...

FedEx announces rate changes in Nov 2015 and Jan 2016

Once again, we've reached that time of year when carriers share their rates for the upcoming annum! ShippingEasy understands the importance of staying up to date with changes regarding rates and new or updated policies and procedures with each ca...

USPS announces rate changes on May 31st, 2015

The USPS is implementing rate changes on May 31st, 2015.  The changes affect both Domestic (First Class, Media Mail, Parcel Select) and International (First Class, Priority Mail, and Priority Mail Express) services. Most notable, Priority Mail Int...

USPS announces new Priority Mail rates on Sept 7th, 2014

The USPS will announce a rate change focused on Priority Mail this Sunday, September 7th. The good news is that this rate change includes a price decrease for those using Priority Mail! ShippingEasy customers will see significant savings automatic...