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USPS Ground Advantage to launch on July 9th, 2023

USPS is introducing USPS Ground Advantage, the new ground shipping service that combines USPS Retail Ground, First-Class Package, and Parcel Select Ground into one comprehensive solution. Sellers can expect a streamlined shipping experience with the upcoming launch on July 9th. This new offering from USPS aims to simplify the shipping process and improve efficiency for sellers.

  • Packages are delivered in 2–5 business days.
  • Best-priced service for items up to 15.999 oz, based on weight (rounded up to 4 oz, 8 oz, 12 oz, and 15.999 oz) and zone (distance).
  • Packages greater than 15.999 oz are charged by the pound (rounded up).
  • Free Package Pickup service at your home or office.
  • Tracking is included.
  • Business customers can use USPS Ground Advantage return service as a convenient option for customers who need to send items back.
  • $100 insurance is included (for both outbound and return shipments), and you can purchase up to $5,000 in additional coverage against loss or damage for merchandise.
  • Primary option for sending hazardous materials (HAZMAT) that are only mailable using Ground Transportation.

About the Author

Daniel Sodkiewicz (Co-founder and CTO)

Daniel is a CTO and co-founder of GeekSeller with years of experience in software development, online marketing, UX design, and e-commerce consulting. Based in Austin, TX, he is an established expert in the industry. Daniel keeps a close eye on the latest trends and news in e-commerce and regularly writes about it on this blog and LinkedIn.

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