The Top 7 Every Door Direct Mail Questions
Posted On Dec 6, 2017 in Article by Staff
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What is Every Door Direct Mail®?
EDDM® is a program created by the United States Postal Service® enabling advertisers to reach every address within targeted carrier routes. It offers reduced postage rates without the need for additional mailing services, lists, or permits. It is ideal for neighborhood mailings and local market saturation.

How much does Every Door Direct Mail® cost?
Your total cost for an EDDM® campaign will vary based on the size and format of your direct mail piece, production (printing) volumes, creative services, postage, and other related expenses.

Where can I get an all-inclusive price for EDDM®? has a simple price chart that factors in all design, printing, production, and postage costs. ou can view all-inclusive pricing for a variety of products at the EDDM® Pricing page.

Do I have to do any paperwork or drop off my mail pieces at the Post Office®?
It depends. If you use the EDDM Retail® method (i.e. doing everything yourself), you will have to coordinate all production, bundling, paperwork, and drop off processes on your own. However, if you order EDDM® through an authorized affiliate of the United States Postal Service®, such as, you don't have to do any paperwork or make any drop offs.

Does EDDM® deliver to every mailbox? How does it work?
EDDM® delivers to every residential mailbox within geographically-targeted postal carrier routes. This program requires that your mail deliver to all residential addresses, however, you may choose to include or exclude business and PO Box addresses (optional) from your campaign.

What is a postal carrier route?
A carrier route is a group of addresses used by the USPS® to deliver mail in a specific area. ZIP Codes may contain anywhere from several to more than a dozen carrier routes depending on the rural or urban nature of the region.

How do I build an EDDM® campaign for my market area? How do I get information and a price quote?
To get started, use the online campaign builder to target your local area, get counts, and see pricing for your specific needs.