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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...

Bernie Sanders was endorsed Thursday by the 200,000-member American Postal Workers Union, an influential group that also backed the Vermont senator’s presidential bid against Hillary Clinton during the 2016 Democratic presidential primary. The union’s support is key because it promises organizing muscle across the country. Sanders says that if turnout is...

If you ship off items to friends or loved ones get ready to pay more to do it. Beginning January 26, the United States Postal Service will increase prices. The two main categories impacted are priority and express mail. For example a padded flat-rate envelope for priority will cost $8.40 instead of...