Postal Mail Management Sessions
The following courses will be presented at MAILCOM Las Vegas:
Rules & Regulations for First Class Bulk, Periodical & Standard Mail
This session will discuss the latest information of DMM rules & regulations for mailers of First Class Bulk rates and Periodical & Standard Mail. Details will be provided on the types of mail pieces that qualify and how to bundle and presort to meet current USPS mailing requirements. Come and learn the A thru Z process for a First Class Bulk Mail, Periodical or Standard Mail.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 – Round Four, 10:15-11:15am
Informed Visibility: Knowing Where Your Mail
The Intelligent Mail Barcode has opened up a world of information for the Postal Service and mailers, providing key data to track mail and monitor delivery. In this session you will hear the latest updates on Informed Visibility and learn the timetable for its full roll-out. Requirements for mailer participation will be reviewed as well as key dynamic benchmarks you gain about your mail as it travels in the system.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 – Round Seven, 9:40-10:40am
Sharpen Your Mail Expertise
In an industry that’s continuously evolving and improving it’s a daunting challenge to stay up to date on best practices. This session will cover the foundation of mailing, which includes classes of mail, processing categories, address requirements and more. Whether you are an expert or a novice, this program will empower you to build on your postal knowledge.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 – Round Six, 4:00-5:00pm
Taking the Mystery Out of International Mailing
International mailings are handed off to a foreign mail operator after clearing customs in the destination country. Learn how this affects your mail delivery and return and where you can find the information you need on mail restrictions and customs.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 – Round Eight, 10:50-11:50am
From the Writing Pad to the USPS: The Life and Times of a Document
This session follows the processes and steps for a monthly letter hand written on a legal pad, that is then mass produced through an automated document factory then to the USPS for delivery. In this session you will receive step-by-step information on what you need to know and how to get started.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 – Round Nine, 12:15-1:15pm
Lowering the Costs of Your Mail Center Operations
Costs remain high and manpower low, as we are all expected to do more with less people and less budget money. This session will review the methods to lower specific costs in your mail operation. Attendees will learn a step-by-step process to follow and how to put together the results for management evaluation.
Monday, September 24, 2018 – Round Three, 4:45-5:45pm
Are You Claiming the Best Postage Rate?
This session will teach you the importance analyzing your mailings to ensure you are obtaining the best postage rates for First Class Bulk, Periodical & Standard Mail. Learn different options for improving your mailing lists resulting in big postage savings. An explanation for each postage category and what is required to move up to the next discount threshold will be provided. Learn how to move your mail from Basic to Saturation & Basic or up to Mixed ADC. Discussions include deflection testing and how money can be saved by moving a Periodical or Automated Flats from non-machinable to machinable.
Monday, September 24, 2018 – Round One, 2:15-3:15pm