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Who is Timothy Costello?
Timothy Costello is the Acting Vice President of Sales for USPS. He assumed this role in October 2019, after serving in a variety of USPS leadership roles.
Can I Find Any Cheaper USPS Media Mail Rates?
Since the US Postal Service already offers such a huge discount on Media Mail service, you won't be able to find any additional savings on Media Mail Rates.
Can I Use USPS Flat Rate Boxes to Ship Non-Flat Rate?
You can't use USPS flat rate boxes unless you pay for flat rate postage. If you don't, USPS will charge you for the service marked on your box or envelope.
Can I Ship Blank DVDs with Media Mail?
The US Postal Service is quite strict about what items qualify for Media Mail service, and unfortunately, you're unable to ship blank DVDs with Media Mail.
How Much Does USPS Media Mail Cost?
Wondering how much it'll cost to ship USPS Media Mail? Check out our Media Mail price breakdown and learn more about this specially discounted USPS service.
Who is Jay Smith?
Jay Smith is the Director of Enterprise Accounts for USPS, appointed in October 2019. Smith has been with USPS for 26 years, working in sales and marketing.
Can I Ship Model Rockets and Toy Propellants with USPS?
You can ship model rockets and toy propellants with USPS, but you can only use ground transport services such as Parcel Select Ground and/or Retail Ground.
Can I Ship Live Fish with USPS?
You can ship live fish with USPS if the fish can fit inside USPS' box size regulations, and if you use enough packing material to fully absorb any leaks.
Who is Mark Guilfoil?
Mark Guilfoil is the new Vice President of Supply Management for USPS. Guilfoil assumed this role in September 2019, succeeding former VP Susan Brownell.
Who is Angela Curtis?
Angela Curtis is USPS' Acting Vice President of Area Operations for the Eastern Area. She took this role in August 2019 after 26 years of working with USPS.
Who is Roman Martinez IV?
Nominated by the Senate on August 1, 2019 after decades working in the financial sector, Roman Martinez IV is a new addition to the USPS Board of Governors.
Who is John Barger?
John Barger is a decorated attorney, businessman, and was nominated to the United States Postal Service Board of Governors by the Senate on August 1, 2019.