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Pitney Bowes Standard
Written by DCL Support
Updated over a week ago

Pitney Bowes (PB) Standard is a domestic parcel service that is available for our customers to ship from any of our US facilities. The primary use case for Pitney Bowes Standard is for residential deliveries.

Pitney Bowes Standard Summary

PB Standard is ideal for lighter-weight residential deliveries.

  • Services: Parcel Select Lightweight (oz), Parcel Select (lb) up to 70 lbs

  • Pickup and Delivery: Pitney Bowes picks up and sorts and uses USPS for final-mile delivery

  • Transit time: Estimated transit times are 3-8 days

Service Details

  • 2024 Average Rate Increase of 4.9% (UPS & FedEx at 5.9%)

  • Surcharges: No residential fee, no delivery area surcharge

  • Dim Factor: 210; MPO/FPO at 166 dim factor

  • Insurance: up to $100 of insurance per package included

  • Dangerous Good: Support for Dangerous Goods domestically except HI, AK, and PR.

    • Note: DCL Transportation will need to validate what customer DG items we can support.

Comparable Shipping Services

  • FedEx Home Delivery

  • FedEx Ground Economy (previously known as Smartpost)

  • UPS Ground Residential

  • UPS Surepost


  1. If a package breaks the dimensional limits, what is the associated fee? $4.85 if the sides or length + girth are too big.

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