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Mail.dat

Handle variable mailings with flexibility and affordability.

TaskMaster

Transform your mailroom into a productivity powerhouse.

Priority Mail

Stay ahead of the curve and enhance your customers' experience with mail.

Data Preflight

Output quality and direct mail proofing tools that save time and money.

Customized Market Mail

Reach recipients with unique messages and formats that break through the marketing clutter.

Bulk Mailer® SMB

Bulk Mailer SMB is BCC Software’s newest presort desktop software package to help your business save time and money by increasing mailing efficiency.

BCC Software™ Delivers on Promise of Expanded Technology with Changes to Pricing and Packaging

Subscription Pricing, Product Enhancements, and new Bulk Mailer® SMB Package Highlight List of Improvements ROCHESTER, NY – November 14th, 2019: Today BCC Software, the leader in postal preparation and address quality solutions, is announcing several improvements to their line of desktop software solutions. BCC Software has introduced a new Bulk Mailer SMB package, offered at subscription… Read More

Bulk Mailer® SMB & BCC Mail Manager™ FAQ

Thank you for choosing to explore BCC Software’s expanded offerings! Below you will find the FAQ pages for our new Bulk Mailer® SMB presort desktop software and our enhanced BCC Mail Manager™. If you have any questions or want to learn more, please contact us at: 1-800-337-0442 Which package is right for you? Average Mailing… Read More

BCC Mail Manager LE™

Oops! We’re sorry, the BCC Mail Manager LE™ page no longer exists. You have been directed to this page because BCC Software is no longer selling new licenses of BCC Mail Manager LE. Are you a current BCC Mail Manager LE customer? No need to worry – BCC Software is continuing to support existing customers… Read More

BCC Software™ Announces New Vice President of Sales

Experienced Sales Executive to Lead Sales Team for Rapidly Growing Company ROCHESTER, NY – November 6, 2019: Today, BCC Software, the leader in postal preparation and address quality solutions, announced the addition of Marcus Banks as Vice President of Sales. In this role, Marcus will leverage his proven background as a Senior Sales Executive to… Read More

DIRECT MAIL: WHAT CONSUMERS WANT

Despite the surging popularity of digital marketing, direct mail continues to hold a significant position in today’s industry. In fact, over 140 billion pieces of mail (first-class and marketing) were sent through the USPS mail system in 2016. It’s not just marketers who are keeping direct mail alive, though—consumers agree that direct mail remains an… Read More

How to Use Manage Server to Clean Up Mailing Files

A Server Management Utility was added to Bulk Mailer® Business that cleans up mailing files that were removed from Bulk Mailer. These files are no longer accessible within Bulk Mailer, but they still exist in the Mailings folder. This can happen when a Folder on the Home screen in Bulk Mailer is deleted, but Mailing… Read More

Transferring Data Marketing Services Jobs Using HTTPS

Within BCC Mail Manager™, there is now a HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure) file transfer option for securely uploading Data Marketing Services jobs. This method of transferring was implemented for several reasons: Added Security – BCC Customer Portal authentication is used Firewall Friendly – It uses single inbound port, which many firewalls allow by default… Read More

Setting Up Schedules in BCC Software’s Track N Trace®

Many BCC Customers are signed up to use our Informed Visibility® based mailpiece tracking service Track N Trace®. This service groups up Informed Visibility scan data by job allowing you to track each mailing as it moves through the postal system. One of the most important features is the ability to generate various reports to… Read More

Episode 32 – Industry Corner Podcast

IN THIS EPISODE: The recently filed USPS® proposed price increases for 2020, how a major software provider prepares for this annual update, recap two major announcements

COMING SOON – Big Improvements to Import Functionality!

Import has always been one of the most important functions in BCC Mail Manager™. The import tool helps you clean up data as it’s being brought into your environment. This helps you ensure that customer data is actionable and mailable before you find a problem and have to re-work a whole job. What if Import… Read More

How to Use New EDDM® List Creation Tool

In July, BCC Software announced the release of a new EDDM® list creation tool in BCC Mail Manager™. This month we wanted to further spotlight this and discuss how to utilize it. This tool allows users to painlessly and quickly create and prepare an EDDM list based on a user selected list of ZIP Codes™ and Carrier Routes. Previously, users had to manually create or import a list prepared for EDDM.… Read More

BCC Post-Presort MAILdb™ Helping Scorecard Errors

Two of the most common issues we see with scorecard errors are By/For errors and Barcode errors – duplicate barcodes, or undocumented pieces.  By/For errors are typically caused when the owner and preparer are not properly identified in the Mail.dat™ file.    The Mail.dat file holds the owner information in two places – the MPA (Mailer Postage Account)… Read More

Important Industry Updates – UPU Decision and New USPS® Board of Governors

Last week, the USPS® announced their decision regarding their involvement with the Universal Postal Union (UPU). In her official statement, Postmaster General Brennan shared that an agreement has been made “that accommodates the concerns of the United States and other countries” regarding the current payment system and therefore the United States will not withdraw its… Read More

Episode 30 – Industry Corner Podcast

IN THIS EPISODE: An update from the Postal Regulatory Commission, a recent decision from the D.C. District Court regarding the $.05 price increase earlier this year, an alert from the Postal Service regarding the Informed Delivery Promotion

BlueCrest

BlueCrest is an industry-leading global technology and services provider for a comprehensive line of enterprise software, printers, inserters, sorters, and parcel solutions.

Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. offers customers the latest technology to help grow their businesses.

New USPS® Board of Governors holds first meeting Oct 2-3

Per an Industry Alert issued by the USPS® on September 16, 2019: Now that the U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors has enough members to constitute a quorum, the Temporary Emergency Committee (TEC) has been dissolved and the new board will meet on October 2nd and 3rd in closed meetings. Although an agenda is not… Read More

CORRECTION – INDUSTRY ALERT Informed Delivery Promotion Discount

Per an Industry Alert issued by the Postal Service on Friday September 13, 2019 Please take note of this important Industry Alert issued by the Postal Service on Friday September 13th, regarding the Informed Delivery Promotion. If mailers submitted ID campaigns during the period of September 1st through the 5th, they may not have been… Read More

Episode 29 – Industry Corner Podcast

IN THIS EPISODE: MTAC Part 2 - An update to seamless acceptance, more USPS organizational changes, concerns regarding the United States withdrawing from the Universal Postal Union

New: MAILdb Quick Edit (QE)

In keeping with our promise to bring you expanded technology and personal support, we have improved BCC Post-Presort MAILdb® to give you an enhanced Post-Presort solution. BCC Post-Presort MAILdb is a power user’s playground for editing and manipulating data contained in a Mail.dat™ file. However, sometimes other users need to make small edits but it’s not… Read More

Changes to Truck Direct Mail (TDM) Functionality / Introducing TDM 2.0

Truck Direct Mail has upgraded their service to version 2.0 on September 1, 2019. Along with this change at Truck Direct Mail (TDM), there are some changes to the functionality you know today with your installation of BCC Software. What’s changing now: “Show Summary” report will continue to work as it does today. Refinements have… Read More

BlueCrest Partners with BCC Software to Provide Technologically Advanced Software Solutions, Postal Optimization, and Mail Tracking for Clients.

BCC Software, a leader in postal and presort software solutions in North America for over 40 years, has signed a partnership agreement with BlueCrest, an industry-leading global technology provider and supplier of a comprehensive line of enterprise software, printers, inserters, sorters, and parcel solutions, to offer best-in-class postal optimization and mail tracking capabilities for their… Read More

USPS Officer Announcements

Per an Industry Alert issued by the USPS®  August 23, 2019 Postmaster General Megan Brennan has announced the following new officer roles, effective immediately: Joshua D. Colin has been detailed to the position of Vice President, Processing and Maintenance, reporting directly to the Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President. Responsibilities of this position cover… Read More

Plus One

Earlier this month the Postal Service filed a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) to conduct a Market Test of a new product called “Plus One.” According to the USPS® filing, Plus One is “an addressed advertising card that may be mailed as an add-on piece with the USPS Marketing Mail Letters ‘marriage mail’… Read More

Episode 27 – Industry Corner Podcast

IN THIS EPISODE: Ep027 - Recap of 2019 Information Exchange User Conference, an update on the Board of Governors and Postal Regulatory Commission confirmations, highlights from Board of Governors meeting as well as 2019 Household Diary Study highlights

Developments of Information Management

Developments of Information Management This is a guest article from Racami , a valued BCC Software partner. The problem with technology… Information technology (IT) began about five decades ago, however, the number of IT products have expanded more rapidly in the past 10 years than the 30 years prior thanks to consumer devices. By the… Read More

Communicate the Right Way or Fail!

Communicate the Right Way or Fail! Did you miss the session Steve Luke presented at Gartner Tech Growth and Innovation Conference in early June? Don’t worry! We’ve got you covered and we’re here to spread the word.   One recent study by research firm InfoTrends found that transactional documents are opened and read by 90%… Read More

Episode 26 – Industry Corner Podcast

IN THIS EPISODE: Highlights from the July 16th Senate confirmation hearings, Changes in USPS senior leadership, and upcoming industry events including a Board of Governor meeting on August 8th, 2019

Postal Service Leadership Changes

Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer, Megan J. Brennan, has announced the following leadership changes:   Jeffrey (Jeff) C. Johnson has been named Vice President, Enterprise Analytics, effective July 20.  He has been acting in this role since January 19, 2019. Jeff has successfully championed our Informed Mobility initiative and is continuing to lead efforts… Read More

Episode 25 – Industry Corner Podcast

IN THIS EPISODE: Further info about 2020 pricing, legislative update on the Board of Governors and the Postal Regulatory Commission, the Postal Service's 10-year plan and labor negotiations, and comments about mail.dat and the Idealliance Association