Expedited Domestic Services
Mail that is larger than a letter but smaller than a one-pound package. Once your mail has been processed, we transport it deep within the postal system’s delivery network, allowing the USPS to quickly make the final delivery. Examples: advertisements, booklets, brochures, catalogs, information kits, guidebooks, membership materials, pricing sheets, questionnaires, reports, schedules and welcome packets. Average transit time: USPS First Class plus one day.
Bound Printed Matter ("BPM")
BPM is mail that is generic in content, bound by staples, spiral, glue or stitching, wrapped, unwrapped, sleeved or enveloped. Once your mail has been processed, we transport it deep within the postal system’s delivery network, close to the destination address, allowing the USPS to quickly make the final delivery. Examples: annual reports, booklets, catalogs, directories, handbooks, information kits, technical guides and telephone directories. Average transit time: USPS First Class plus one day.
Items qualifying for Media Mail service must weigh between one and 70 pounds and may be no larger than 108 inches, length and girth combined. Examples: books, film, printed music, videos, DVDs, CDs, play scripts, printed educational charts, loose-leaf pages / binders (medical info) and computer-readable media.
Asendia USA offers consolidation services for shippers of lightweight domestic parcels to be delivered by the United States Postal Service. We create savings by transporting the parcels close to their delivery point, reducing USPS handling and transportation costs. Tracking available. Average transit times: 2 to 7 days, with Saturday delivery at no extra charge.
In addition to regular parcels, Asendia USA also ships under 1 pound parcels, which include small packages under one pound in weight that are not technically considered parcels, but can be processed by parcel sorters. Some examples of under 1 pound parcels include CDs, DVD's, diplomas, direct mail promotions, posters, and product samples.
Presorted Domestic Services
First Class Mail
First Class letters and flats. Asendia USA has the equipment and technology necessary to significantly reduce the impact of increased postage on our customers. The sortation and address validation provided by our presort services results in faster delivery of your mail and significant discounts off of USPS postage. Our First Class Presort services include Automated Domestic First Class Flats and Automated Domestic First Class Letters.
Standard letters and flats. Asendia USA has the equipment and technology necessary to significantly reduce the impact of increased postage on our customers. We can commingle your mail to help you realize significant postage discounts, and speed the delivery process by preparing your mail via USPS standards. Our Standard Presort services include Automated Domestic Standard Flats and Automated Domestic Standard Letters.