Pricing & Classification DMM Advisory

Message board to keep postal customers informed of changes to mailing standards, services, and prices.

August 18, 2011

Introducing First-Class Package Service

Today the Federal Register published our final rule, introducing a new competitive product called First-Class™ Package Service, which replaces and removes First-Class Mail® commercial base and commercial plus parcels from the market-dominant product offering.

First-Class Mail retail single-piece parcels remain a market-dominant product offering.

The complete final rule Federal Register can be found on the Federal Register website at and will be available Monday on the Postal Explorer® website at