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At the Postal Service™, we have a variety of convenient mailing services* for businesses.

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Priority Mail Express™ (for Business) ›

 

Overnight delivery to most U.S. locations or your money back1.

Features:

  • Money-back guarantee1
  • Includes up to $100 in insurance coverage2
  • Free Package Pickup3
  • USPS Tracking™ at no additional cost when you ship online or at retail

Products:

Priority Mail Express ›

Priority Mail Express Flat Rate ›
No weighing.4 All for one Flat Rate.

 

1 For many major markets. Average number of days based on origin and destination. 
2 Some restrictions apply. Visit usps.com/makingprioritymailbetter for details.
3 For details on Free Package Pickup, go to usps.com/pickup.
4 For mailable items up to 70 lbs.

 


 

Priority Mail® (for Business) ›

 

1, 2, or 3 business day delivery5 and retail, Commercial Base®, and Commercial Plus® pricing.

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Features:

  • Free USPS Tracking™ when you ship online or at retail6
  • Saturday delivery and residential delivery at no extra charge
  • Free Package Pickup3 at your door
  • Up to $50 in insurance included for Retail and Commercial Base pricing. Up to $100 insurance included for any Commercial Plus pricing. Additional coverage may be available for an additional charge.2

Products:

Priority Mail ›

Priority Mail Flat Rate® ›
No weighing.4 All for one Flat Rate.

Prepaid Forever® Priority Mail Flat Rate® ›
No weighing.4 Forever pricing.

Priority Mail Regional Rate® ›
Zone pricing to reduce costs.

Priority Mail Returns® Service ›
Provide prepaid return labels to your customers.

 

2 Some restrictions apply. Visit usps.com/makingprioritymailbetter for details.
3 For details on Free Package Pickup, go to usps.com/pickup.
4 For mailable items up to 70 lbs.
5 Based on origin and destination. Expected delivery day printed on receipt or provided at checkout.
6 Excludes Prepaid Forever Priority Mail Flat Rate products.


Open and Distribute™ ›

 

Quickly send bulk mailings to a destination delivery unit for processing using Priority Mail® or Priority Mail Express™ services. See your USPS® sales agent for Commercial Base® and Commercial Plus® pricing.

Features:

  • Barcoded labels let you track shipments with USPS Tracking™
  • Money-back guarantee for Priority Mail Express Open and Distribute mailings

5 Based on origin and destination. Expected delivery day printed on receipt or provided at checkout.


 

Critical Mail® ›

 

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Send and track important documents, tickets, or high-impact direct mail in 1-3 business days using automation-compatible letters and flats.

Features:

  • Free USPS® custom envelopes fit in most mailboxes
  • Multiple pickup options available
  • Offers secure mailbox delivery on first attempt
  • No surcharges for fuel or residential and rural delivery
  • Reaches every U.S. address, plus PO Box™ addresses and most APO/FPO/DPO destinations
  • Includes USPS Tracking™

Products:

Critical Mail ›

 


 

First-Class Mail® (for Business) ›

 

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1-3 business day delivery for single-piece envelopes and small packages.

Features:

  • Our most affordable service for mail up to 13 oz
  • Can purchase USPS Tracking™ to confirm delivery of packages

Products:

First-Class Mail ›

First-Class Package Service® ›
Ship packages weighing up to 13 oz using Commercial Base® or less than 1 lb using Commercial Plus® pricing.

First-Class Package Return® Service ›
The best choice if you receive at least 10,000 (weighing less than 1 lb each) returns/year per location.

 


 

Standard Mail® ›

 

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Bulk service for 2-9 business day delivery for printed materials.

Features:

  • Less than 16 oz
  • Minimum 200 pieces or 50 lbs
  • Mailing permit required

Products:

Standard Mail ›

 

 

 


 

Every Door Direct Mail® ›

 

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Send a saturation mailing without applying individual names and addresses to each mailpiece.

Features:

  • Build more traffic
  • Find new customers

 


 

Parcel Select® ›

 

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Our best pricing on 2-9 business day ground delivery for large and medium-sized shippers.

Features:

  • Free USPS Tracking™
  • Optional Hold For Pickup available

Products:

Parcel Select ›

Parcel Select Lightweight® ›
For multiple parcels weighing <1 lb

 


 

Ground Return Service ›

 

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Receive merchandise returns when low price is more important than speed.

Features:

  • Make return labels online
  • Includes USPS Tracking™

 

Parcel Return Service ›

 

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Dedicated return service for businesses that generate 500,000 or more returns/year.

Features:

  • Make returns easy
  • Offer prepaid, pre-printed return labels

 

 


 

Media Mail® (for Business) ›

 

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A cost-effective way to send books and other educational media in 2-8 business days. Some restrictions apply.

Products:

Media Mail ›

 


 

Bound Printed Matter ›

 

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Send permanently bound materials such as catalogs and phonebooks up to 15 lbs.

Features:

  • Mailing permit required





 

Library Mail ›

 

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Mail items on loan between entities such as schools, libraries, museums, and nonprofits. Restrictions apply.

Products:

Library Mail ›

 


 

Periodicals ›

 

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Mailing service for authorized publications published at least 4 times/year.

Products:

Periodicals ›

 


 

Premium Forwarding Service Commercial™ ›

 

Consolidate mail headed to your business’ locations nationwide into a single shipment to a single address.

Features:

  • Mail arrives in 1-3 business days
  • Choose your shipment frequency
  • Each shipment can weigh up to 70 lbs
  • USPS Tracking™