Independent Mailing Systems, Inc.

Mailing Systems and Solutions

Take a closer look at your shipping operation and start saving today

Shipping is complex.  You need to select the optimal rate, carrier and service level all while avoiding surcharges.  Every decision impacts your bottom line.  Now is the time to evaluate your shipping operations and make the most of your dollars.

Shipping costs have skyrocketed over the past decade!

Shipping rates and surcharges have risen 3x the rate of inflation over the past 10 years.  Rates and surcharges percentage increase 2007-2017:



  • UPS ^83%
  • FedEx ^79%
  • USPS ^24%

Average Shipping Prices Continue to Rise in 2017




Independent Mailing Systems, Inc. can help simplify the complex world of sending and shipping.  

There are ways to reduce the impact on your business

  • Diversify-Learn to leverage multiple carriers
  • Analyze-What % of your carrier bills is surcharges & adjustments?
  • Re-package-Use appropriate packaging to avoid additional DIM weigh expenses.

There are ways to reduce the impact on your business.