EAN-130000002014586   EAN-13 barcode 0000002014586
UPC-A000002014586   UPC-A barcode 000002014586
Product NameSirloin Tip Cov Trimmed
CategoryFood
Short DescriptionLb
Created07-01-2006
Modified06-29-2020 4:07:54am
MD56005881e9d5ac8dafc5ce36c563fa6c6
SHA2562d1c5ff393cd88b2068b5e7b2b1f4209abc4c43097bdb121a3bd7f10e1893fa7
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The Facing Identification Mark, or FIM, is used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) for the automation of mail processing. Basically, the FIM is a set of vertical bars that are printed on the upper edge of an envelop or postcard, slightly to the left of the stamp. It’s a nine digit barcode that consists of vertical bars and zeros, which are represented by the blank spaces.

The FIM’s primary function is to ensure that all mail is facing the proper way, to identify how the postage was paid (business reply, etc.) and whether or not the business reply mail has a POSTNET barcode. Should there be a POSTNET barcode, the mail can then be sent directly to the barcode sorter.

There are four different types of FIM barcodes, A, B, C and D.

As far as standards are concerned, the FIM has to meet very specific guidelines:

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