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BlueCrest Acquires BCC Software

(Danbury, CT) — BlueCrest, an industry-leading global technology provider and supplier of a comprehensive line of enterprise software, printers, inserters, sorters, and parcel solutions, is today announcing the acquisition of BCC Software, a leader in postal and presort software solutions in North America for over 40 years. BCC Software will become BCC Software, a BlueCrest… Read: BlueCrest Acquires BCC Software »

Postal Industry Updates: July 2020

Congressional Letter to Former Postmaster General On June 8, several members of Congress sent a letter to Megan Brennan, the former Postmaster General. The intent of the letter is to request a revisal by the USPS® of its projections for the direct impact of COVID-19. Back in April 2020, when Brennan was still serving in… Read: Postal Industry Updates: July 2020 »

Transition to Track N Trace® (TNT™)

BCC Software is dedicated to bringing our customers expanded technology and personal support to make sure they have the right tools to succeed in this ever-evolving industry. In keeping with this promise, we are pleased to announce EasyTrack® Complete users will be transitioning to Track N Trace (TNT) for their mail tracking reporting and data… Read: Transition to Track N Trace® (TNT™) »

2020 Postal Rate Changes – What to Expect

In October, the USPS® announced their proposed changes to postal rates for 2020 which would raise Mailing Service product prices by approximately 1.9 percent. However, on November 13th the Postal Regulatory Committee (PRC) remanded the price changes to First-Class Mail® due to the USPS incorrectly calculating the “percentage change in rates for First-Class Mail.” In… Read: 2020 Postal Rate Changes – What to Expect »

Informed Delivery® – Its Current State and What to Expect in the Future

Exciting statistics around the growth and success of Informed Delivery® were announced by the USPS® at the Mailers’ Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) Fall 2019 meeting. According to the USPS®, as of late October 2019 Informed Delivery now has 20.8 million registered users, approximately 75% of which receive the daily email. They also shared that Informed… Read: Informed Delivery® – Its Current State and What to Expect in the Future »

Changes in Postal Leadership

As many readers already know, this October Megan J. Brennan, Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer for the USPS®, announced her retirement effective January 31st, 2020. In the official statement released by the USPS, Brennan stated, “When I was appointed Postmaster General, I made a commitment to the Board of Governors that I would serve… Read: Changes in Postal Leadership »

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

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

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: New: MAILdb Quick Edit (QE) »

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

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: USPS Officer Announcements »

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: Plus One »

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: Postal Service Leadership Changes »

BCC Software Adds Marc McCrery as Keynote for 4th Annual Information Exchange User Conference

USPS Executive Presentation Adds to Strong Educational Conference Lineup ROCHESTER, NY – June 26, 2019 – BCC Software is pleased to announce Marc McCrery, USPS® Acting Vice President, Mail Entry and Payment Technology will be the keynote speaker at its fourth annual User Conference, Information Exchange, August 6th through 8th of this year. The conference… Read: BCC Software Adds Marc McCrery as Keynote for 4th Annual Information Exchange User Conference »

BCC Software Announces Launch of Exclusive New Data Quality Product

Compliance+ is an Innovative Data Quality Solutins Bundle for Mailers BCC Software LLC, a premium provider of address quality, postal software, and data-based solutions, is excited to announce the release of an innovative data quality product called Compliance+™. Compliance+ maximizes the potential of every contact list by combining the power of USPS® data with selected… Read: BCC Software Announces Launch of Exclusive New Data Quality Product »

BCC Software Gearing Up for 3rd Annual User Conference

Information Exchange is an Exclusive Event Designed with BCC Software Customers in Mind BCC Software will be hosting its third annual User Conference, Information Exchange, August 6th through 9th of this year. The conference allows customers exclusive insight into the state of the industry and offers enhanced software training, all while providing unparalleled networking opportunities.… Read: BCC Software Gearing Up for 3rd Annual User Conference »

BCC Software Announces New Partnership with Transformations

Integrated Offering Provides Mutual Customers Significant Efficiencies, New Capabilities Rochester, NY — May 7, 2018: BCC Software LLC, a premium provider of address quality, postal software, and data based solutions, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Transformations, a technology company dedicated to streamlining and innovating the mailing process for its customers through its… Read: BCC Software Announces New Partnership with Transformations »

BCC Software President Selected for Multiple Speaking Engagements at National Postal Forum

Chris Lien chosen once again to present national-level industry workshops   BCC Software is pleased to announce that company president Chris Lien has been chosen to present at three workshop sessions during the 2018 National Postal Forum (NPF) in San Antonio, TX. Lien has been a frequent presenter at NPF for over a decade. “The… Read: BCC Software President Selected for Multiple Speaking Engagements at National Postal Forum »

Anita Pursley Joins BCC Software as Senior Manager of Industry Affairs

Addition of Highly Respected Industry Veteran Underscores Commitment to Customers Rochester, NY — January 16, 2018: BCC Software LLC, a premium provider of address quality, postal software, and data based solutions, is pleased to announce that Anita Pursley has joined the company as Senior Manager of Industry Affairs. Pursley joins BCC Software with decades of… Read: Anita Pursley Joins BCC Software as Senior Manager of Industry Affairs »

BCC Software, LLC Acquired by Thompson Street Capital Partners

Investment by Private Equity Firm Ensures Continued Focus, Enables Future Growth  ROCHESTER, NY – October 12, 2017: BCC Software, LLC (“the company”) a premium provider of address quality, postal software, and data based solutions, is pleased to announce that Thompson Street Capital Partners (“TSCP”) has acquired the company from affiliates of Versa Capital Management, LLC… Read: BCC Software, LLC Acquired by Thompson Street Capital Partners »

Stephen Asks Mailers to “Lien In” and Learn about Innovations in Mail

Vicki Stephen, Director, Mailing Services, New Products and Innovation for the U.S. Postal Service, joins BCC Software’s monthly webcast June 28. This month BCC Software is pleased to announce the June installment of the “Lien In” webcast series will feature Innovations in Mail, presented in part by Vicki Stephen, Director, Mailing Services, New Products and… Read: Stephen Asks Mailers to “Lien In” and Learn about Innovations in Mail »

BCC Software President Selected for Multiple Speaking Engagements at National Postal Forum

Lien honored to be chosen again for national level workshops and panel. Rochester, N.Y. – April 12, 2017: BCC Software is pleased to announce company president Chris Lien has been chosen to present as both an individual and as a panelist for the 2017 National Postal Forum (NPF) in Baltimore, MD. Lien has presented at… Read: BCC Software President Selected for Multiple Speaking Engagements at National Postal Forum »

Dearing, Lien Join Efforts to Educate Industry on Informed Visibility

USPS Director to lend first-hand knowledge of innovative program to webcast attendees ROCHESTER, N.Y. – March 20, 2017: BCC Software is pleased to announce a special edition of its monthly webcast, Lien In, on April 4, 2017, focused on the Informed Visibility® initiative featuring Stephen Dearing, Director of Corporate Reporting, for the United States Postal… Read: Dearing, Lien Join Efforts to Educate Industry on Informed Visibility »

BCC Software’s Integratec API Platform Adds Address Standardization

Second release of award-winning API platform includes CASS Certified™ technology Rochester, NY – November 29, 2016: Today BCC Software™, a leader in postal preparation and address quality solutions, announced it is releasing the second module for the Integratec™ API Platform, the Address Standardization Toolkit. With this toolkit, users will be able to standardize and correct… Read: BCC Software’s Integratec API Platform Adds Address Standardization »

Eclipse Corporation and BCC Software Announce Partnership

Both software providers emphasize the value of a streamlined workflow ROCHESTER, NY – November 15, 2016: Today, Eclipse Corporation and BCC Software announce a business partnership, providing additional value to customers of both products. Eclipse Corporation is a leading provider of enterprise document design, presentation, generation, automation and customer communication management software. When integrated together,… Read: Eclipse Corporation and BCC Software Announce Partnership »

BCC Software Congratulates Full-Service Certified Mail Service Providers

Half of all nationally recognized Full-Service Certified Mail Service Providers Use BCC Mail Manager Rochester, N.Y. – November 6, 2016: Today BCC Software proudly congratulates the 62 Full-Service Certified Mail Service Providers (MSP), viewable at the United States Postal Service Customer Support Center website under Intelligent Mail® Services. Thirty one of the 62 mailers recognized… Read: BCC Software Congratulates Full-Service Certified Mail Service Providers »

BCC Software Shines Light on Big Opportunities with Mailer Scorecard Changes

New eBook helps mailing service providers stay compliant and excel amid changes to the Mailer Scorecard Rochester, NY – October 25, 2016: Today BCC Software is pleased to announce the release of a brand new eBook, “Big Changes, Big Opportunities: How to Make the Most of the Upcoming USPS® Mailer Scorecard Regulatory Changes.” This free… Read: BCC Software Shines Light on Big Opportunities with Mailer Scorecard Changes »

2017 Postage Rates Released

2017 USPS Price Changes What you need to know: Prices increasing across most classes of mail Approval still required from PRC Anticipated effective date in January 2017 BCC Software customers will receive software updates well in advance As anticipated, the USPS filed their proposed 2017 price changes late afternoon on October 12, 2016. Fortunately for… Read: 2017 Postage Rates Released »

BCC Software Support Team Continues Adding Industry Certifications

Continued education helps staff give best possible level of support to BCC Software’s customers. Rochester, N.Y. – August 23, 2016: Today BCC Software is pleased to announce that two members of its support team extended their postal industry expertise, earning the new Mail Professional Advanced Certification from Idealliance. Each member of the BCC Software support… Read: BCC Software Support Team Continues Adding Industry Certifications »

BCC Software Selected by TEC Mailing Solutions to Power Hosted Postal Presort Option

BCC Software’s flexibility and top-of-line capabilities made it TEC’s first choice when looking to add to its cloud-based full service mailing services offerings. Rochester, N.Y. – August 16, 2016: Today BCC Software and TEC Mailing Solutions announced a partnership enabling BCC Software’s technology to power TEC’s IMSort™ (www.IMSort.com) cloud-hosted postal presort preparation option. A valuable… Read: BCC Software Selected by TEC Mailing Solutions to Power Hosted Postal Presort Option »

BCC Software’s Integratec API Platform Wins 2016 ‘Must See ‘Ems’ Product Award

Integratec will be highlighted at Graph Expo 2016 Among Products Leading the Print Communications Industry ROCHESTER, N.Y. – August 11, 2016: BCC Software is honored to announce the Integratec API Platform was awarded a 2016 “Must See ‘Ems” product award. The award is presented as a part of Graph Expo, and is the result of… Read: BCC Software’s Integratec API Platform Wins 2016 ‘Must See ‘Ems’ Product Award »