November 2021 - USPS Adds Same-Day Delivery

As part of its annual rate increase announcement, USPS will be adding two new mail products.

Effective January 9, 2022, is introducing:

  • Plus One. This is intended for businesses to reach local customers utilizing mail.

  • Connect Local Mail. This allows documents to be sent locally for same- or next-day delivery.

An overview of all carrier annual rate increases can be found here.

Below are the planned price increases for USPS Priority Mail Flat Rate retail products:



Planned Change

Small Flat-Rate Box



Medium Flat-Rate Box



Large Flat-Rate Box



APO/FPO Large Flat-Rate Box



Regular Flat-Rate Envelope



Legal Flat-Rate Envelope



Padded Flat-Rate Envelope



Read the full announcement.