The barcodes, which will be launched early next year, will only be used on bulk mail
such as letters, and not parcels.
From January it will be able to handle bulk mail
and also collect and sort mail from different premises before passing it to Royal Mail.
The new distribution ``hub'' will act as the drop-off and collection point for all bulk mail
collected in South Wales, which will be sorted at the company's Bristol office, following the announced closure of Consignia's Pontypridd branch.
Phase one, from April this year to March 2004, would see the market opened up to bulk mail
above 4000 deliveries.
The class which is apparently the primary source of "Junk Mail" is mail that qualifies for bulk mail
rates which ".
Postal Service is already highly efficient at handling over 1 billion bulk mail
The simple way to keep her rates down, without costing the Postal Service an additional cent, is to change the service's mandate: Require bulk mail
to pay its fair share toward maintaining the system.
Including bulk mail
processing and mailing list management.
Bonded Sender programs, at Least as they exist at this point, are designed to stop bulk mail
, which is any mail that's sent out to a Large List of people," Newitz says.
will still be transported by rail but that is also being phased out in the next few months.