Local commercial next-day delivery is among the options now offered by the U.S. Postal Service through USPS Connect, which launched in North Dakota on July 11.
USPS Connect Local offers next-day service at all locations, with options for same-day delivery, Sunday delivery, and pickup at select locations. This offer also includes USPS Connect Local Mail, an option for documents up to 13 ounces. Businesses can pick up USPS Connect Local packages and mail at the designated postal facility’s receiving dock or take advantage of free en-route pickup when their carrier delivers their mail. Free flat rate bags, boxes and envelopes are available through Click-N-Ship.
USPS Connect Regional provides next-day regional entry and delivery of Parcel Select and Parcel Select Lightweight packages. Businesses should contact the USPS regarding entry points and options that are best for them. Most packages will be delivered next day to a specified region.
USPS Connect National offers additional delivery options, and USPS Connect Returns allows businesses to offer their customers returns with free en-route pickup from their carrier or drop-off at a nearby post office.
Interested businesses can visit uspsconnect.com, call 855-MYUSPSCONNECT (855-698-7772, or email [email protected]