U.S. Postal Service Announces Seasonal Price Increase​​​​​​​

U.S. Postal Service Announces Temporary Seasonal Price Increase for Commercial Parcels.
USPS would raise prices on its commercial domestic competitive parcels – Priority Mail Express, Priority Mail, First-Class Package Service, Parcel Select, and Parcel Return Service.
The planned price increase would go into effect at 12:00AM Central on Oct.18, 2020 and remain in place until 12:00AM Central Dec. 27, 2020. 

USPS Is Changing Rules For International Shippers

Dear Clients, 
From July 1, 2020, USPS is changing rules for international shippers:

For international parcels over 35 lb customers will pay retail prices. There is no discount available for havier packages. 
All packages from up to 34 lb that are tendered to local postal offices and not processed through our warehouses, will have a discount of 5%.

There is a possibility to get a deeper discount if you can send packages to one of our warehouses (PA, CA, FL) for processing.
For this purpose you will be able print the free of charge FedEx label from your account at

Please call 1-844-7272355 or send an email  at support @ to change the discount and activate Fedex for you.

USPS Temporarily Suspend International Mail To Several Countries

The United States Postal Service has temporarily suspended any international mail to several countries. This temporary suspension is due to the many cancelations and restrictions of travel both by air and water. Mail that has already been sent will be labeled main service suspended and be returned to the senders. This affects users who shipped Priority Mail International, First-Class Mail International, and First-Class Package International Service.

The list of countries included in the Temporary Service Suspension:

1. Cayman Islands
2. Chad
3. Ecuador
4. French Polynesia
5. Honduras
6. India

VIPparcel Opens West Coast Office For USPS Processing For International Shippers

Huntingdon Valley PA – March 2, 2020 - VIPparcel, a Postal Qualified Wholesaler (PQW) with the USPS, announced that it will be opening a new San Francisco office and warehouse in mid-March, 2020.

This means VIPparcel’s west coast clients can now send packages being shipped to international destinations, to VIPparcel’s warehouse in Hayward, CA and VIPparcel will process the packages and transport them to the airport (San Francisco – SFO) which is a USPS processing center.

This important “first mile” processing saves the USPS significant expense and usually provides attractive discounts to VIPparcel’s shippers.

The new office and warehouse will…

VIPparcel Creates ETSY Integration in New Shipping Portal. ETSY Store Owners Can Access Maximum USPS Savings

Huntingdon Valley, PA – Etsy store owners can now integrate their shopping cart with VIPparcel’s shipping software. VIPparcel offers the lowest rates for shipping USPS and now Etsy owners can access these lower rates while integrating their Etsy stores. Features including creating a pick list of products, a packing slip, printing a shipping label and automatically update tracking information.

VIPparcel is a PQW (Postal Qualified Wholesaler) of the USPS and has the lowest rates for shipping internationally … savings as much as 65% to 80% off UPS and FedEx.  VIPparcel’s system is cloud-based…

USPS And VIPparcel Will Continue To Deliver Internationally No Matter The Outcome With The UPU

The Administration is threatening to pull out of the UPU (United Postal Union) if shipping rates aren’t more balanced internationally, which could affect the United State Postal Service international shipments.

But the USPS, which is responsible for more than 61% of international shipments, is committed to remaining in the international mailing business and is actively working on solutions to ensure minimal service disruption in the event the U.S. withdraws from the UPU.

VIPparcel, a Postal Qualified Wholesaler of the USPS, expects little to no change in its international business either. In fact, VIPparcel…

VIPparcel Introduces New Shipping Integration with Shopify Store Owners

Huntingdon Valley, PA – Shopify store owners can now integrate their shopping cart with VIPparcel’s shipping software. VIPparcel offers the lowest rates for shipping USPS and now Shopify owners can access these lower rates while integrating their Shopify stores. Features including creating a pick list of products, a packing slip, printing a shipping label and automatically update tracking information.

VIPparcel is a PQW (Postal Qualified Wholesaler) of the USPS and has the lowest rates for shipping internationally … savings as much as 65% to 80% off UPS and FedEx.  VIPparcel’s system is cloud-based…

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