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News

Here’s where we’ll be keeping you informed with the latest stories and updates from the world of mailing and distribution.

Merry Christmas from us to you!

Hello, I wanted to take the opportunity to thank you on behalf of everyone at UKP Worldwide for sticking with us and allowing us to support your business during these testing times. Covid has brought lots of challenges to businesses of every shape and size across...

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Your eCommerce need not be held up by customs clearance

Since Brexit, the list of requirements to move parcels between the UK and EU has multiplied and with it the increased risk of delayed deliveries and unhappy customers. Add delays caused by Covid and you have the perfect storm for online retailers. Savvy retailers...

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USA – Thanksgiving

Please be advised our US office will be closed on Thursday 25th November 2021 for Thanksgiving. We will be open as usual on Friday 26th November 2021.  We are also expecting a 24-hour delay with services in the US due to Thanksgiving.

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Christmas Postal Dates and Opening Hours 2021

Please find our recommended postal dates and office opening hours in the lead up to the festive season. If you have any queries or require further information, please do not hesitate to call.  Christmas Postal Dates & Opening Hours 2021  

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USA – Wood Products

US customs have increased their checks and have become stricter with commodities across all imports. This has resulted in a lot of wood products being stopped due to insufficient documentation. It is imperative that all shipments use the correct commodity codes and...

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USPS: First class is set to become slower!

The Postal Service, in addition to pursuing services changes that would slow 40% of first-class mail, is pursuing a new service standard that would slow delivery of about a third of small, lightweight packages.  USPS executives told the Postal Regulatory Commission...

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UKP Worldwide Celebrates 20 Years

A message from our CEO, Lee Bucktrout... Having worked in the mailing and fulfilment industry for near on 30 years, I have been fortunate to gain a wealth of experience during this time.  Early on in my career, I developed a passion for the mailing industry and this...

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Making informed choices for your international mail

A piece from our Sales Director, Guy Cliffe... When you’re posting a marketing campaign, or magazine overseas, it’s very easy to choose the cheapest supplier without thinking through the ramifications of your choice – particularly during these crazy COVID times. Some...

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USPS Temporary Price Increase Approved

As covered in our news story on the 17th August, the United States Postal Service (USPS) filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) for a temporary price increase. Unfortunately, on 4th September 2020, the PRC approved this temporary change, taking...

read more

International Postage Service Update

As many of you will have experienced over the last few months, delivery times for postage of mail and parcels has been dramatically affected around the world during the coronavirus pandemic. Despite these challenging times, we are pleased to report that we have kept...

read more

Merry Christmas from us to you!

Hello, I wanted to take the opportunity to thank you on behalf of everyone at UKP Worldwide for sticking with us and allowing us to support your business during these testing times. Covid has brought lots of challenges to businesses of every shape and size across...

read more

Your eCommerce need not be held up by customs clearance

Since Brexit, the list of requirements to move parcels between the UK and EU has multiplied and with it the increased risk of delayed deliveries and unhappy customers. Add delays caused by Covid and you have the perfect storm for online retailers. Savvy retailers...

read more

USA – Thanksgiving

Please be advised our US office will be closed on Thursday 25th November 2021 for Thanksgiving. We will be open as usual on Friday 26th November 2021.  We are also expecting a 24-hour delay with services in the US due to Thanksgiving.

read more

Christmas Postal Dates and Opening Hours 2021

Please find our recommended postal dates and office opening hours in the lead up to the festive season. If you have any queries or require further information, please do not hesitate to call.  Christmas Postal Dates & Opening Hours 2021  

read more

USA – Wood Products

US customs have increased their checks and have become stricter with commodities across all imports. This has resulted in a lot of wood products being stopped due to insufficient documentation. It is imperative that all shipments use the correct commodity codes and...

read more

USPS: First class is set to become slower!

The Postal Service, in addition to pursuing services changes that would slow 40% of first-class mail, is pursuing a new service standard that would slow delivery of about a third of small, lightweight packages.  USPS executives told the Postal Regulatory Commission...

read more

UKP Worldwide Celebrates 20 Years

A message from our CEO, Lee Bucktrout... Having worked in the mailing and fulfilment industry for near on 30 years, I have been fortunate to gain a wealth of experience during this time.  Early on in my career, I developed a passion for the mailing industry and this...

read more

Making informed choices for your international mail

A piece from our Sales Director, Guy Cliffe... When you’re posting a marketing campaign, or magazine overseas, it’s very easy to choose the cheapest supplier without thinking through the ramifications of your choice – particularly during these crazy COVID times. Some...

read more

USPS Temporary Price Increase Approved

As covered in our news story on the 17th August, the United States Postal Service (USPS) filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) for a temporary price increase. Unfortunately, on 4th September 2020, the PRC approved this temporary change, taking...

read more

International Postage Service Update

As many of you will have experienced over the last few months, delivery times for postage of mail and parcels has been dramatically affected around the world during the coronavirus pandemic. Despite these challenging times, we are pleased to report that we have kept...

read more