According to a study on Undeliverable-As-Addressed
mail conducted by the United States Postal Service (USPS), 6.
Virtual UAACloud gives internal business operations the ideal control over their cost to manage undeliverable-as-addressed
Postal Service (USPS) discarded about 317,000 tons of undeliverable-as-addressed
Effective January 4, 2010, companies whose mailings are not compliant with the USPS Move Update standards, which aim to reduce the number of returned and undeliverable-as-addressed
(UAA) mail, will be subject to additional postage of $0.
1 billion pieces of undeliverable-as-addressed
Standard Mail (a class of bulk advertising mail that includes catalogs and circulars).
The USPS[R] Move Update Standard aims to reduce the volume of undeliverable-as-addressed
(UAA) mail, which according to the USPS, costs about $1.
Most importantly, the USPS hopes to dramatically reduce the cost of handling Undeliverable-As-Addressed
NCOA(Link) and CASS(TM) processing, which includes Suite(Link), will help improve delivery and reduce undeliverable-as-addressed
(UAA) mail; and both are required for First-Class[TM] and Standard Mail([R]) automation discounts.
In exchange, Discover will accept information electronically from the Postal Service about undeliverable-as-addressed
First-Class Mail in lieu of receiving the actual mail.
Having the ability to cut costs by eliminating undeliverable-as-addressed
(UAA) mail pieces before mailing is a must for direct mailers who face increasing postage and production costs while trying to weather the continuing economic downturn.
As the most comprehensive set of offerings for managing Address Quality and reducing Undeliverable-As-Addressed
(UAA) mail, the UAA Clearinghouse services are the only source of USPS([R])determined undeliverable mail that is updated based on over 300 million consumer mailings per month from multiple large mailers and covering 70+ million households.
The savvy mailer today performs aggressive Move Update processing to speed delivery and minimize costly Undeliverable-as-addressed
mail pieces for any mail class.