The In-Plant Printing Mailing Association is holding their annual conference in Denver later this month, and BCC Software will be there. This is a great venue for In-Plants to network with peers and vendors, while gaining valuable information about the latest in the world of print and mail.
In April and May we shared information about our upcoming API. As we near the official release, we thought now would be a great time to share a bit more information about how the API actually works. The API is built on a modular and scalable architecture that allows software to be installed locally or distributed among… Read: New API from BCC Software – How will it work? »
The latest installment of Data Points with Chris Lien has arrived! 53% of direct marketers are increasing their data analytics budgets. In this new video Chris shares how you can get a piece of that spend by leveraging the data you already have.
Scheduling and managing the DP workload can be challenging to organizations, particularly where there are multiple DP personnel handling multiple jobs per day. There are often several checkpoints that need to be considered for each job and therefore we think it’s a good idea to start by designing a simple flowchart to clarify the procedure… Read: Guest Article from Virtual Systems; Tried and true approaches to scheduling your data processing jobs »
On May 11, 2016 a hearing was held before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform regarding the state of the U.S. Postal Service. The Postmaster General, PRC Chairman Taub, Director Rectanus from the GAO, Mr. Rolando from the NALC, and Ms. Jessica Lowrance from Postcom all testified. As expected, the PMG continued to… Read: PMG Still Waiting for Congress to Act »
If you need some of the capability exclusively found in Mail Manager Full Service, but aren’t ready to upgrade, BCC Software Professional Services can help! We can perform Bound Printed Matter, Parcel Select, and Parcel Select Lightweight presorts for you quickly and affordably! Some sortation processes require the extra step of certification. For example, if you… Read: Get Certified and Save Time and Money! »
Election day is quickly approaching, which means political mailings are ramping up. Did you know that DSF2 (Delivery Sequence File Processing) can enhance address quality and reduce postage rates? Political mailings focus on specific/small area of voters, making them eligible for discounted High Density or Saturation Postage rates. In order to qualify for these rates,… Read: Getting the Vote Out this Election Season »
When transferring Mail Manager to another computer, or if you are performing a periodic backup of your system, it is recommended that you backup your BCC Mail Manager files and package your lists. See “Mail Manager Backup Files” table below for the files that are necessary for backups. Mail Manager Backup Files Files Description Data Files… Read: Backing Up and Transferring Mail Manager Files »
You asked and we listened! The ability to delete ePAFs with the Status of Pending Signature is now available. Simply go to the PAF Management screen on our Customer Portal, https://portal.bccsoftware.com/Services/PAFManagement.aspx, any PAFs with a Status of Pending Signature can be selected under the Select All column, then click Delete Selected PAF. Once deleted,… Read: Exciting Data Marketing Services News! »
If you haven’t checked out our newly redesigned Destination Discount Selection tool in the BCC Mail Manager Mailing Presort Information window, you really should. The DDU Locale tab has a brand new look and upgraded functionality. Similar to before, you are able to enter the desired 5-digit DDU ZIP Codes. The upgraded feature displays a… Read: Selecting destinations just got easier! »
Let’s face it, your organization wants to increase sales revenue while reducing your postage budget and USPS wants more postage revenue. So, how do these seemingly opposing goals complement each other? The Personalized Color Transpromo promotion from USPS provides your organization an opportunity to make money while saving money. Last year over $8,000,000 in postage… Read: Guest Article from Solimar: USPS promotions save money, but can you actually make it happen? »
In last week’s latest installment of Data Points, Chris shares that 87% of mail is now Full Service IMb capable. Indeed, the Intelligent Mail barcode is transforming the mailing landscape and opening up exciting new opportunities for mailers to provide unprecedented insight into the mailstream. At the end of the video Chris shares an offer… Read: Data Points with Chris Lien Video Released »
Last month we revealed that we are working on some new technology, but didn’t share much more than that it is a modular, scalable API. As we draw closer to launching later this quarter, we are prepared to reveal a bit more detail by answering the top 3 questions we heard following last month’s announcement:… Read: Exclusive Preview: More Information on Our Upcoming API »