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Smarter Shipping in the Shorter Haul

The Postal Service™ is giving customers a “region” to ship with Priority Mail Regional Rate™ Boxes.

Since their debut last January, more than 11 million boxes have been ordered by commercial shippers. They recognize the value and convenience — the Priority Mail Regional Rate Box® offers smarter shipping in the shorter haul that can add up to significant savings for businesses in the long run.

“The boxes are a great fit for shippers who want expedited delivery and cost-effective pricing for shipping smaller pack­ages within smaller delivery areas,” says Gary Reblin, vice president, Domestic Products. “E-tailers and companies that ship locally or regionally can save money when they use this product, and the boxes are free.”

There are two box types — A and B — each with top loading and side loading versions. Ship up to 15 pounds in Box A, and up to 20 pounds in Box B. Pricing is based on the box used and its destination zone.

The boxes can only be ordered online and are not available at retail. However, if entered at a USPS® retail location, Priority Mail® single-piece prices apply.

Stay tuned for upcoming announcements about enhancements for Priority Mail Regional Rate Boxes in the coming months.

The dimensions of the boxes are as follows:

Box A – Top Loading 10" x 7" x 4 3/4"

Box A – Side Loading 12 13/16" x 10 15/16" x 2 3/8"

Box B – Top Loading 12" x 10 1/4" x 5"

Box B – Side Loading 15 7/8" x 14 3/8" x 2 7/8"

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