For years successive postmasters general have pleaded with Congress to give the United States Postal Service greater authority to set stamp prices. For just as long Congress has failed to come to the Postal Service’s rescue. On Dec. 5, 2019, the Postal Regulatory Commission, a five-member panel that can control stamp prices,...

Despite two decades of email and social media marketing, and the digitization of the consumer experience, catalog mailings have been steadily increasing since 2015. What’s more is that consumers are surprisingly enthusiastic about receiving them – response rates from catalogs have increased by 170% from 2004 to 2018. The effects are not just confined...