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8977385 System and method for tracking a mail item through a document processing system  
Processing and tracking of individual mail items processed through a document processing system such as a sorter or inserter utilize a mail item identifier that is unique with respect to each...
8970899 System for accepting mail matter, including a labeler attaching a label containing a registered barcode to mail matter  
A system for accepting a mail matter is provided, which includes an image processing unit recognizing a mailing address; a weight measurement unit measuring a weight of the mail matter; a mailing...
8874676 Rolling view virtualization  
Rolling view optimization is initiated by receiving electronic mail data corresponding to a plurality of mail pieces, the electronic mail data including a first cycle and determining whether...
8874451 Personal mail piece and electronic mail tracking system  
A system and method for linking data objects and physical objects of various kinds to an identified user is described. The system provides to the identified user information relating to the...
8780382 Processing of electronic documents to achieve postage optimization  
A method is suitable for processing a plurality of electronic documents designated for processing and delivery to a plurality of recipients, each recipient having a zip code associated therewith....
8775541 Mail manufacturing virtualization  
Mail manufacturing virtualization is performed at a centralized routing site. This includes receiving, from at least one mailing source, electronic mailing data associated with at least one...
8768851 Visually distinguishing paid messages  
Electronic messages may be processed using a stamp authority by receiving an electronic message, identifying a stamp associated the message, determining if the stamp is valid, and, if the stamp is...
8756113 Methods for automated access to shipping services  
Systems and methods are disclosed for obtaining shipping services information over a network by a telephone call center receiving orders for merchandise. Instructions are received at the telephone...
8724140 Print stream processing module optimizer for document processing  
One or more print streams destined for one or more print stream processing modules are optimized prior to printing, based on relevant document attributes. Optimization may balance operation time...
8564536 Automatic configuration method for control keys and a control device for display means, in particular for an aircraft  
A control device is provided for display means including several screens adapted for displaying several formats. The control device includes several command keys and means for automatic...
8527284 System for personal mail piece tracking and tracing from multiple sources by user identifier  
A system and method for linking data objects and physical objects of various kinds to an identified user is described. The system provides to the identified user information relating to the...
8457782 Method and system for referencing a specific mail target for enhanced mail owner customer intelligence  
The present application relates to the ability to track mail items through a postal authority network with reference to a specific mail target. More particularly, the present application relates...
8429083 Messaging stamp authority  
Electronic messages may be processed using a stamp authority by receiving an electronic message, identifying a stamp associated the message, determining if the stamp is valid, and, if the stamp is...
8429094 Method of franking as a function of mail category  
A method of franking mailpieces including the following steps: an operator loads a mailpiece on a feed deck of the machine; the width of the mailpiece is determined automatically by a plurality of...
8418925 Method of processing mail having multiple identifiers  
A method of processing a mailpiece that bears identifiers for postal use and identifiers other than for postal use, in which method said identifiers other than for postal use are printed on the...
8407156 Closed loop postage metering system  
A closed loop postage metering system includes networked meters that provide mailers and/or recipients the capability to request additional or modified services during processing of a mail piece...
8386571 Mail manufacturing virtualization  
Mail manufacturing virtualization is performed at a centralized routing site. This includes receiving, from at least one mailing source, electronic mailing data associated with at least one...
8335748 System and method for dimensional rating of a mailpiece  
A mailing machine for the creation of mailpieces includes a print station and a transport system for passing a length of the label material through the print station to receive information on a...
8316093 Rolling view virtualization  
Rolling view optimization is initiated by receiving electronic mail data corresponding to a plurality of mail pieces, the electronic mail data including a first cycle and determining whether...
8289541 Document handling  
Methods of processing incoming documents. The methods may comprise receiving a plurality of documents in electronic form and classifying each of the plurality of documents into at least one of a...
8290832 Method and system for handling returned prepaid payment cards  
A method and system for handling returned prepaid device in a payment system. In one embodiment, upon receipt of a returned prepaid device corresponding to a consumer's account, a method indicates...
8271398 Method and system for anticipatory package shipping  
A method and system for anticipatory package shipping are disclosed. According to one embodiment, a method may include packaging one or more items as a package for eventual shipment to a delivery...
8218170 Multi-print stream processing module optimizer for document processing  
Multiple print streams destined for individual print stream processing modules are optimized prior to printing. The process of optimizing includes receiving an input representing a plurality of...
8214302 System and method for electronic transaction verification  
A system and method for authenticating a physical address submitted in an online communication is disclosed. An online communication comprising a physical address to be verified is received. A...
8165909 System and method for automated management of an address database  
Embodiments of the invention provide a system and method for electronically managing an address database such as AMS, and more particularly a system and method for automatically managing an...
8165970 Systems and methods for implementing an address directory link  
Methods and systems consistent with the present invention facilitate mailpiece processing by processing a mailpiece using an Address Directory Link (ADL) format. The present invention allows for...
8129646 System and method for validating mailings received  
The present subject matter relates generally to techniques and/or equipment for validating mail items within a mail processing system. Sort scheme data and mail item identification data are loaded...
8126822 Virtual post office box  
A method that enables the post to deliver letters, flats, post cards and packages (mail) addressed to a recipient's virtual post office box and then to be delivered directly to the recipient. The...
8126917 Method and device for transporting an object to a destination address specified incompletely  
A method and a device transport a postal object to an incompletely specified destination address. The object has at least one information item relating to a destination address to which the object...
8106315 Envelope weighing apparatus with gripping compensation for variable thickness envelopes  
Methods and apparatus for weighing an article, such as a mail piece, while the article is moving at high speed. An article (900) is received from an intake transport (1200), and gripped in a...
8086546 Method and system for anticipatory package shipping  
A method and system for anticipatory package shipping are disclosed. According to one embodiment, a method may include packaging one or more items as a package for eventual shipment to a delivery...
8060445 Franking system with distributed metering  
In a mail franking system including a central secure metering device (PSD 20) connected to a remote credit reloading server (26) and a plurality of local franking management modules (22-1 to 22-N)...
8028982 Method and system for simultaneously processing letters and flat mail  
The present teachings relate to techniques and equipment to insert documents into either letter envelopes or flat mail envelopes on the same dual mode mailing inserter without the need to do...
8019645 Business method for promoting goods and services of providers  
A business method for promoting goods and services of providers includes the steps of designating a group of targeted recipients, and storing demographics information of each recipient in an...
8015121 System for franking mail items with data document or file associated therewith  
This invention relates to a machine for franking mail items, comprising means for printing postal indicia on a mail item and means for also printing on this mail item a unique identification...
7996263 Business method for promoting goods and services of providers  
A business method for promoting goods and services of providers includes the steps of designating a group of targeted recipients, and storing demographics information of each recipient in an...
7962648 Method for service processor discrimination and precedence in a Voice-over-Internet-Protocol (VoIP) network  
A method and apparatus for identifying and prioritizing applications and application servers in a Voice over IP network is disclosed. In a first embodiment, elements of signaling information are...
7933846 Mail processing system including dimensional rating with true length support  
A mail processing system that includes dimensional rating capability that provides true length support for carrier rates to prevent improper classification of mail pieces. The mail processing...
7933681 Postal presorting using an occurrence table  
A computer system utilizes an algorithm that: (a) prepares a table that includes counts of zip code occurrences in a mailing list; (b) prepares a container list that allocates counts to different...
7890208 Mail processing system with unique mailpiece authorization assigned in advance of mailpieces entering carrier service mail processing stream  
A mailing list is created including destination addresses for mailpieces to be submitted to a carrier service for delivery. A unique mailpiece identifier associated with mailpieces on the mailing...
7814031 Apparatus for handling mail on the fly  
This mail-handling apparatus includes a feed module for feeding in mail items, a weigh module and a franking module. The weigh module includes regulator means for regulating the speed of advance...
7765169 System and method for internal processing of mail using sender and recipient networked mail processing systems  
Systems and methods for authenticating the mailer of a mail piece in a manner that is trustworthy and not easily susceptible to fraudulent manipulation are provided. A mail processing system is...
7756795 Mail piece verification system  
A mail piece verification system for processing a mail piece having associated therewith mail piece data includes an incoming mail processing center, an outgoing mail processing center located...
7756796 Utilizing a unique tracking identifier for sorting mail  
A method and system for enabling a mailer to sort incoming mail pieces in accordance with changeable criteria that are important to the mailer. This invention accomplishes the foregoing by placing...
7742582 Offender message delivery system  
A correctional facility communication system for sending an external message to an offender of a correctional facility is disclosed. The correctional facility communication system includes a...
7720256 Idenitfication tag for postal objects by image signature and associated mail handling  
The method of processing objects, in which method a digital image (1) is obtained of the surface of each postal object, which image includes address information (2), and an identifier or time...
7703595 Method and device for transporting multiple items  
A method and device are provided for transporting items, in particular postal consignments. A transport process is performed from an intermediate store to a continuation point. Each item that was...
7693800 Method and system for metering mixed weight mail pieces at an increased average rate  
A method for printing indicia on mailpieces at an increased average speed. The system includes: a postal scale for determining a postage amount for a mail piece; a printer; and a postage meter...
7690571 Item handling system and method  
An item handling system for and method of handling items in an item stream, the system comprising: a validation unit for validating an element containing an authentication code on each item in an...
7610248 Weight measuring systems and methods  
A method for producing and weighing a mailing unit that is formed from a plurality of components including inserts and envelopes comprises the steps of determining a weight for each of the...

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