Free Shipping Tuesdays

Free Shipping Tuesdays are all about you

To celebrate Small Business Month, Canada Post Solutions for Small BusinessTM members can send one free Expedited ParcelTM (up to 5 kg open volumetric calculator) within Canada every Tuesday, all through October!

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Win free shipping for a year (up to $10,000)!

Save up to $300 on your next marketing campaign.

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Sign up for Solutions for Small Business today to take advantage of all that Free Shipping Tuesdays has to offer!

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How Free Shipping Tuesdays work

You must be a Solutions for Small Business member to use this promotion. See if you’re ready

3. Create your shipping label

Prepare your shipping label in Snap Ship. Enter that Tuesday's promo code on the “Your Order” page. A credit card or supplier account number is needed, but you will not be charged unless your package is over 5 kg.open volumetric calculator

Have questions? Get answers.

  • Q. Do I need to be a member of Canada Post Solutions for Small BusinessTM to participate?
     
  • Q. I want to use my promo code to ship a parcel within Canada. Which shipping service should I use?
     
  • Q. How do I apply the promo code in Snap Ship?
     
  • Q. Is there a weight restriction for my parcel (Expedited ParcelTM)?
     

Still have questions? Find answers to your Free Shipping Tuesdays questions.

Have questions? Get answers.

  • Q. Do I need to be a member of Canada Post Solutions for Small BusinessTM to participate?
     
  • Q. I want to use my promo code to ship a parcel within Canada. Which shipping service should I use?
     
  • Q. How do I apply the promo code in Snap Ship?
     
  • Q. Is there a weight restriction for the parcel I want to ship within Canada (Expedited ParcelTM)?
     

Still have questions? Find answers to your Free Shipping Tuesdays questions.

New this year

You could win free shipping for a year!

It’s been a challenging time for small businesses and Canada Post wants to show our support. Both new and existing Solutions for Small Business members will be automatically entered into a draw to win free shipping for a year (up to $10,000)! For every parcel you ship in October, using your Solutions for Small Business customer number, you’ll receive one additional entry. The more you ship, the more entries you'll earn.
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Save up to $300 on your next marketing campaign

Reach new and current customers with Snap AdmailTM – an easy-to-use online tool for creating effective, integrated marketing campaigns that amplify your media mix. Save $200 on your Snap Admail campaign with a minimum purchase of 2,500 Neighbourhood MailTM pieces. Get an additional $100 off when you add Google display ads. This offer is valid all through October. Apply promo code SNAPFST300 at checkout to redeem offer.
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Do you have a Canada Post Solutions for Small BusinessTM customer number (formerly VentureOneTM)?

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You’ll need a Solutions for Small Business customer number to save on shipping and marketing and take part in future promotional campaigns. If you use any other online Canada Post services (like FlexDeliveryTM, epostTM, or residential Mail Forwarding), then you will need to use a different email address when you create your Solutions for Small Business account.

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Have you created your online profile?

Make sure you’re ready to use Snap Ship to take advantage of Free Shipping Tuesdays. Sign in to Snap Ship using your business credentials now to be sure.

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You’ll need your Solutions for Small Business customer number and postal code to create your online business profile.

Find your small business customer number
Your customer number is printed on your Canada Post Solutions for Small BusinessTM or VentureOneTM card. It is also included in all emails and communications you receive from the Solutions for Small Business team.

Still can’t find it? Call 1-877-262-5762 for help to retrieve your Solutions for Small Business customer number.

Create your online business profile
Once you have your Solutions for Small Business customer number, create your online business profile. If you use any other online Canada Post services, then you will need to use a different email address when you create your Solutions for Small Business account. Examples of other Canada Post services include FlexDeliveryTM, epostTM, or Mail Forwarding.

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Try signing in at Canadapost.ca using your small business online business profile credentials. If you don’t know your login credentials, try a password reset.

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If our system indicates that you don’t have an online business profile, you’ll need your Solutions for Small Business customer number and postal code to create an online business profile.

Find your small business customer number
Your customer number is printed on your Canada Post Solutions for Small BusinessTM or VentureOneTMcard. It is also included in all emails and communications you receive from the Solutions for Small Business team.

Still can’t find it?
Call 1-877-262-5762 for help to retrieve your Solutions for Small Business customer number.

Create your online business profile
Once you have your Solutions for Small Business customer number, create your online business profile. If you use any other online Canada Post services, then you will need to use a different email address when you create your Solutions for Small Business account. Examples of other Canada Post services include FlexDeliveryTM, epostTM, or Mail Forwarding.

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Step 1: Sign up or sign in

To participate in Free Shipping Tuesdays, you need to be a Canada Post Solutions for Small BusinessTM member and you need to be able to access Canada Post Snap ShipTM – both are free. Are you Snap Ship ready?

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Step 2: Find promo codes

Starting Tuesday, October 6, 2020, visit this website every Tuesday in October, between 12 am and 11:59 pm ET, to find your promo codes.

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Step 3: Create a shipping label

Prepare your shipping label* in Snap Ship and enter the promo code on “Your order” page. You can prepare one label for an Expedited ParcelTM item to ship within Canada every Tuesday in October.

 

Step 4: Try One-Time On-Demand Parcel Pickup

Save time and ship your parcels faster! Let us pick up your parcels for free! Your parcels must be picked up on or before October 31 for the service to be free. Check pickup availability.

Determine the weight of your parcel

On Free Shipping Tuesdays, you can ship one free package that weighs under 5 kg (volumetric* or actual weight) to anywhere in Canada.

Weight above 5 kg will be charged at regular rates.

Volumetric weight is a combination of a parcel’s size and weight. Avoid surprise fees by calculating the volumetric weight of your parcel now.

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