USPS Postmaster General Pat Donahoe announced that he will retire February 1, 2015. This concludes a 39 year career with the United States Postal Service. It also marks an historic event in that the next Postmaster General (number 74 for those of you that have been counting) will be Megan Brennan, the current Chief Operating… Read: Congratulations Mr. Donahoe and Ms. Brennan »
The cluttered world of electronic communication continues to push value back into the physical mail piece. Direct mail created with high value can create an experience far beyond messages in the deluge at your inbox each day. Read the full B2C article here.
Updated NCOALink® Processing Acknowledgement Forms (PAFs) are now available with our new business name, BCC Software LLC. The USPS® has required that we begin using this PAF immediately. We understand the impact this may cause and have a transition period to minimize the disruption this may cause to your business. Until December 31st, we will… Read: Updated NCOALink Processing Acknowledgement Forms »
BCC Software had the opportunity to talk with hundreds of printers, mailers, and marketers at the annual DMA conference last month. We heard a common theme in our booth, and as we explored the show floor: companies are looking for a partner to help them maximize their ROI with better data quality. Some examples of… Read: BCC Software charges up DMA with expanded Data Marketing Services »
By Jeffery Peoples, CEO & Founder, Window Book, Inc. The United States Postal Service® (USPS®) recently published a guide to help mailers plan for some of the upcoming changes and deadlines with regards to various USPS programs. Called the Mail Entry Road Map, this guide breaks down these various USPS programs and provides details on… Read: Mail Entry Road Map »
Trays and sacks, sacks and trays. Mail Transport Equipment (MTE) everywhere, cluttering your shop and operations. Managing all this – plus moving material from receiving, to warehouse, to production, and eventually out to the USPS is one of the biggest challenges any growing shop experiences. How do you control the clutter? How do you control… Read: Palletize to control materials – and costs – on your production floor »
Over four billion pieces of mail each year are destroyed by the USPS due to bad address quality. Make sure your mailpieces don’t end up in the USPS waste bucket. This first thing you need to do is find a software vendor that truly understands address data quality, and has products and services that support… Read: Top three overlooked data quality tools that reduce UAA mail »
You have the ability to create and use replacement tables with BCC Mail Manager™. Two replacement tables (.rpl) are installed with BCC Mail Manager, and you can build your own. One example of a common use for replacement tables is if your customer sent you a list of addresses where the state name is spelled… Read: Modifying ‘Replace Words’ tables »