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Oct. 21, 2019, 4:11 p.m. EDT

UPS And Stamps.Com Bring New Shipping Solutions To E-Commerce Sellers

UPS to enable special shipping rates for Stamps.com's customer base of small businesses, home offices and online retailers

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ATLANTA, Oct 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- UPS /zigman2/quotes/201245396/composite UPS +0.34% today unveiled a new collaboration with Stamps.com /zigman2/quotes/202777086/composite STMP -0.02% to provide their customer base of more than 740,000 access to specially discounted UPS shipping rates. Stamps.com customers will have seamless UPS connectivity for e-commerce fully integrated within their familiar Stamps.com platforms.

Stamps.com offers a portfolio of Internet shipping software solutions under the brand names ShipStation, ShippingEasy, ShipWorks, Stamps.com and Endicia. These solutions help small and medium-sized e-commerce businesses run their shipping operations more smoothly and successfully. This new collaboration with UPS will make UPS shipping services available to Stamps.com's customers at attractive discounts of up to 55 percent off daily rates, including various waived surcharges.

"UPS wants to make the shipping process seamless for small businesses, so they can focus on growing their business," said Kevin Warren, UPS Chief Marketing Officer. "By collaborating with Stamps.com, their e-commerce customers will have easy access to UPS within the same familiar platform they've been using, offering them more choice and control over their shipping needs."

"This new collaboration will allow us to bring the leading shipping solutions of UPS to our customer base in a simpler and more seamless fashion, and at very attractive new discounts," said Ken McBride, Chairman and CEO of Stamps.com. "We want to empower our customers, and we know that delivery speeds and competitive rates are an important factor for small business success."

This collaboration is one of the increasing number of strategic alliances and agreements UPS has added to make industry-leading logistics services more broadly available, as part of its newly unveiled strategy called the UPS Digital Access Program (DAP). The DAP helps e-commerce platforms provide a comprehensive suite of order management, fulfillment and delivery services to simplify the complexity of logistics. Through various platforms, small and medium-sized businesses everywhere will have access to a broader range of delivery options, visibility, integration and returns solutions to empower their ecommerce and online business.

For businesses interested in learning more about accessing UPS's DAP shipping rates in Stamps.com, click here.

About UPS

UPS /zigman2/quotes/201245396/composite UPS +0.34% is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range of solutions including transporting packages and freight; facilitating international trade, and deploying advanced technology to more efficiently manage the world of business. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. UPS was awarded America's Best Customer Service company for Shipping and Delivery services by Newsweek magazine; Forbes Most Valuable Brand in Transportation; and top rankings on the JUST 100 list for social responsibility, the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, and the Harris Poll Reputation Quotient, among other prestigious rankings and awards. The company can be found on the web at ups.com or pressroom.ups.com and its corporate blog can be found at ups.com/longitudes The company's sustainability eNewsletter, UPS Horizons, can be found at ups.com/sustainabilitynewsletter. To get UPS news direct, follow @UPS_News on Twitter. To ship with UPS, visit ups.com/ship.

About Stamps.com

Stamps.com /zigman2/quotes/202777086/composite STMP -0.02% is the leading provider of postage online and shipping software solutions to customers, including consumers, small businesses, e-commerce shippers, enterprises, and high volume shippers. Stamps.com offers solutions that help businesses run their shipping operations more smoothly and function more successfully under the brand names Stamps.com, Endicia, ShipStation, ShipWorks, ShippingEasy and MetaPack. Stamps.com's family of brands provides seamless access to mailing and shipping services through integrations with more than 500 unique partner applications.







        Yura Choung
        404-828-7570
        ychoung@ups.com
        


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/zigman2/quotes/201245396/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 118.54
+0.40 +0.34%
Volume: 2.44M
Dec. 10, 2019 6:30p
P/E Ratio
20.61
Dividend Yield
3.24%
Market Cap
$101.34 billion
Rev. per Employee
$149,503
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/zigman2/quotes/202777086/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 84.25
-0.02 -0.02%
Volume: 377,570
Dec. 10, 2019 4:00p
P/E Ratio
18.80
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$1.44 billion
Rev. per Employee
$497,820
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/zigman2/quotes/201245396/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 118.54
+0.40 +0.34%
Volume: 2.44M
Dec. 10, 2019 6:30p
P/E Ratio
20.61
Dividend Yield
3.24%
Market Cap
$101.34 billion
Rev. per Employee
$149,503
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/zigman2/quotes/202777086/composite
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 84.25
-0.02 -0.02%
Volume: 377,570
Dec. 10, 2019 4:00p
P/E Ratio
18.80
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$1.44 billion
Rev. per Employee
$497,820
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