I was surprised to see a couple of Canada Post vans out yesterday while shopping and even more surprised when members on our forum package trains received her package yesterday. Looking into it, Canada Post are starting weekend delivery for the holidays early. They have no plans to continue this after the holidays but it… Read more »
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A story from CTV says that Sweeping cuts may be ahead for Canada Post as the Crown corporation faces a $327 million operating loss. Canada Post is considering the following options to reduce their costs and stay afloat as less people use traditional mail reducing home delivery from five to four, or even three, days… Read more »
Just a reminder that Canada Post are increase the cost of postage on January 14. The cost of a regular P (permanent rate) stamp will increase to $0.63 (and they approved $0.65 for 2014) so if you are running low, buy some before January 14th to save $0.02 per stamp. If your stamps have a… Read more »
Just a reminder that today is the last day to send those gifts by Regular Parcel for Christmas delivery within Canada. You can still send by Xpresspost and Priority mail for guaranteed deliver, but if you want a more economical postage costs, get to the post office today! Click here for all mailing dates (pdf)
The suggested dates for surface mail has now past and airmail dates start on November 23rd so if you are mailing Christmas presents internationally, it is time to start planning. Check out Canada Post’s suggested mail dates for Christmas 2012 here.
Some of our forum users have reported coupons on their receipts from Canada Post outlets in Shoppers Drug Mart. The most recent is $1 off single serve Frito Lay chips when you buy a 591ml Pepsi product. Valid at Shoppers Drug Mart only. Might be a good time to buy some stamps. I really hope… Read more »
Rexall Pharmaplus has another deal on postage stamps this week. Save 10% with a limit of three books of 10 stamps from September 28 to October 4th. Great price for stocking up in advance of the price increase due January 14, 2013. They also have a coupon in the flyer for $10 off a $50… Read more »
Yes, it is that time of year again and Rexall have a discount on postage stamps (someone wished for a deal on stamps in our contest this week, maybe Boo really does have those genie powers after all). I love this sale, I miss the days it was 10% but for an item that has… Read more »
Until December 12, 2011, Canada Post Comparison Shopper is giving away 8 $1,000 Visa* gift cards—one every week for 8 weeks. Earn extra entries by sharing the contest with friends and taking on the Daily Bonus Challenge! Enter See Full Contest Rules * Visa Int./Citizens Bank of Canada, Licensed User. Why use Canada Post Comparison Shopper?… Read more »
Yay! Mail will be back in full force Tuesday. Canada Post to Resume Operations Monday 2011/06/26 Canada Post has initiated the process to resume operations following the passage of back to work legislation (Bill C-6, An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of postal services). In accordance with the Act, employees will begin… Read more »
A lot of people have been asking exactly what does this strike mean for the general consumer? I found this great write up on the CP site. Mail Deposit and Delivery ■All mail processing plants and letter carrier depots are closed and all facilities have been secured. No new mail will be accepted. Large volume… Read more »
Crap, and my Cole Haan purse should of been in tomorrow. Iceblueraven let us know about this most recent development. Following 12 days of increasingly costly rotating strikes by the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), Canada Post has suspended operations across the country. The accelerating decline in mail volumes and revenue combined with the… Read more »
Canada Post has unveiled the highly anticipated Royal Wedding Stamp collection. I have to embarassingly admit I haven’t really been following the Royal Wedding much. (Due to a lack of interest) But I know many are following the couple. Will you be preordering these special stamps?
For the first time ever Canada post is asking Canadians to vote for their favourite stamp in support of mental health. Vote by clicking here. Voting runs until March 14th. I’m not sure which one I’ll vote for. I kind of like the one with the puzzle pieces coming out of the head. Seems to… Read more »
Kids been bugging you for all the new shiny toys in-store and on tv? Nows the time to get them to finalize their essays on what they’d like and send them off to Santa! The Santa Letter-writing Program brings joy to children from across Canada and around the world. In addition to giving many children… Read more »