Independent Mailing Systems, Inc.

Mailing Systems and Solutions

September Rate Change

The U.S. Postal Service announced that it will increase its rates on First-Class Mail® Parcels (FCM Parcels) by a weighted average of 9.9 percent, effective September 3, 2017.

The Postal Regulatory Commission’s approved the reclassification of First-Class Mail Parcels as retail prices for First-Class™ Package Services (FCPS). FCPS allows you to ship light packages weighing under 16 ounces. Prices within the new Retail category are available for items weighing not over 13 ounces and will range between 14 percent and 31 percent higher than Commercial prices. Note: Signature Confirmation has always been available for FCM Parcels and will continue to be an option. Download the new rate chart here (PDF FORMAT)

Independent Mailing Systems provides world class service and support for all our product systems.  We are an authorized dealer for top companies like Pitney Bowes.  Ask us for information on products like postage meters, pressure sealers, folder/inserters, label supplies, ink products and more.  


IMS, Inc. helps companies overcome the many challenges and opportunities that come from doing business.  If you are finding the price of postal supplies, such as ink, to be spiraling upward, and would like to benefit from postal discounts, let us show you how you could qualify for significant discounts.

Independent Mailing Systems offers great customer service! Through automation and postal discounts that you will qualify for, IMS, Inc. can reduce your monthly postal costs by 15-20%.  And we are locally owned and operated for over 30 years, which means a quick response time to all of our customer's requests.

Independent Mailing Systems provides state-of-the-art mail handling products, postage meters and machines to business clients across Eastern North and South Carolina.

Innovative design and incomparable engineering are common to all of the products we distribute and market.  These products are known for their dependability, compact size, quiet performance and modular design which easily permits feature upgrades to accommodate changing needs. Call Independent Mailing Systems today at:

(800) 554-4395 or email: [email protected]

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