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USPS Discounted Rates

DesktopShipper and USPS have a long-standing relationship helping e-commerce sellers. DesktopShipper is able to offer a variety of USPS shipping options for faster delivery or large volume shippers, all at a discounted rate.

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UNLOCK BENEFITS

USPS Connect eCommerce

DesktopShipper is officially part of Connect eCommerce, the new USPS program that simplifies the process for e-commerce platforms to work with USPS and unlock benefits for them and their merchants. 

For our merchants, this means access to special Priority Mail pricing below standard retail rates. It’s a savings of up to 15% on Peak Season Commercial Pricing.

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Key Benefits and Expectations

USPS

Perks for all Business Sizes

No minimum volume is required to take advantage.

24/7 Shipment Tracking

Stay in control with 24/7 warehouse-to-door tracking.

Universal Service

USPS serves every address in the United States, including remote areas and military bases.

Saturday Delivery

Increased convenience with Saturday delivery options.

Free Package Pickup

Customers can schedule a pickup for their packages without fees.

Last-Mile Delivery

USPS often handles the "last mile" delivery for packages of all carriers.

UNLOCK SAVINGS

Compare USPS Shipping Rates within DesktopShipper's Web App

DesktopShipper users are in for significant savings, with an average of $3.57 per label saved when leveraging our Real-time Rate Shopping Feature.

Enjoy straightforward, transparent, and competitive pricing and wide range of services to choose from.

Together, this translates to shipping rates at costs that align perfectly with your business needs.

 

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GETTING STARTED

How to Access USPS Discounted Rates with DesktopShipper:

  1. If you're new to DesktopShipper, create an account here.

  2. In the DesktopShipper WebApp, navigate to Settings > Carrier Accounts > Pitney Bowes USPS.

  3. If you already have a Pitney Bowes account, provide all the required information. If you don't have one, click the "Sign Up" button.

  4. After filling in the necessary details, load postage for your account. This can be done within DesktopShipper or within the Pitney Bowes Merchant Portal.

  5. Activate your newly added Pitney Bowes account in your DesktopShipper profile(s).

To finalize the setup, test the functionality by rating and processing a Pitney Bowes shipment. If you encounter any difficulties, don't hesitate to seek assistance from a DesktopShipper implementation or support technician.

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Additional Resources

DesktopShipper and USPS fit together to make shipping easier for shippers of all sizes. When shippers utilize us, they get world-class support, discounted shipping, batch shipping, batch management, and an organized shipping process.

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Streamline your Shipping Process with DesktopShipper

Choosing the right shipping software is a pivotal decision. We understand that. We're ready to show you how DesktopShipper can save you time, reduce costs, and enhance your shipping performance.

Order Management + Centralize Integrations

Access valuable order information, history, and analytics for small business success.

Batch Processing + Multi-Box Packaging

Streamline label print orders and reduce shipping costs with efficient processing.

Filtering, Order Tagging + Carrier Routing

Enhance order management with advanced features for efficient processing.

Automated Customs Forms

Simplify customs documentation, comply with regulations and provide transparency on fees.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Learn more about USPS and DesktopShipper

What weight and dimensions can I ship with USPS?

You can ship a variety of packages with USPS with Pitney Bowes, from small to large sizes, up to 130 inches in combined length and girth and weighing up to 70lb. Once onboarded, you will have access to content with further details on packing and labelling guidance ahead of your first pickup.

Where is USPS Available?

USPS through Pitney Bowes services every address in the United States, including military bases and islands. 

Why do I need DesktopShipper?

Companies who invest in DesktopShipper save money and time. Shipping solutions are necessary for both small and large e-commerce retailers and distributors. An excellent shipping system will help your business with order management, batch management, rate shopping, marketplace integration, batch printing, and item tracking. Doing all of these things by hand or individually will waste time, money, and resources.

What if I have more questions?

Contact support with any additional questions regarding registration, setup, and more. You can access Support via email, phone, or Live Chat within the webapp. 

 

Ready to Start Shipping?

Not only do you get shipping rates with DesktopShipper, but you can also sync, filter, and rate-shop orders for multiple marketplaces through one centralized view. Increase your throughput, handle more volume with advanced shipping integrations, and reduce errors with automation.