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USPS Standard Drop Ship Mail In-Home Guidelines

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As a member of MTAC WorkGroup #120 – Communicating Entry Requirements/In-Home Date Solutions/Seasonality Impact – I have access to some guidelines that have been released for Standard mailers trying to target In-Home dates, and plan transportation of drop shipped mail accordingly.

The USPS is using a color-coded system based on published service standards.  Mailers can target the middle day of a 3 day in-home delivery window using these guidelines:  Click here for spreadsheet

Here’s an example:


What do you think?  Comment this blog with questions, concerns, and observations.

Written by Lisa.Bowes

December 5th, 2008 at 8:39 am