Afternoon Coffee: New Post Office Weight Pricing; More Tariffs May Harm Tech Innovation; Coupa Adds On

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United States Postal Service (USPS) has put into effect new dimensional weight pricing, which potentially increases prices for parcels larger in volume and lower in weight for priority mail and express packages, according to Supply Chain Dive. Experts say the move will incentivize shippers to use smaller boxes for their parcels.

Experts: New Tariffs Bad for Tech Innovation

The U.S. administration is said to be contemplating levying additional 25% tariffs on Chinese imports, which could slow down the U.S. innovation engine, according to industry experts. The Trump administration may impose this tariff when the public comment period ends on July 2 if the U.S. and Chinese presidents cannot relaunch talks to end their trade war.

Coupa Adds to AWS Relationship, Bolsters Capabilities

Read Spend Matters' story about developments that Coupa announced Tuesday morning.

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