FYI: Temporary headache for shop owners with parcels headed to Canada via USPS this week. My customers are suggesting Purolator or FedEx. If you use Click & Ship or USPS to calculate shipping costs, you will notice only Express is available as a shipping option to Canada.
Ruby Lane is showing an error - International shipping not available - when modifying items with worldwide (Canada included) shipping.
USPS First-Class Mail International Package: Shipping service not available
USPS Priority Mail International: Shipping service not available
According to USPS, they're hoping that the Canadian strike will clear up this week.
Here is the USPS link that gives you state by state postal problems areas and closures...if you scroll to the bottom, you'll find all countries and their current shipping status - from both their end and ours.
I'm also going to put this in Announcements and Alerts