EAN-130000002033389   EAN-13 barcode 0000002033389
UPC-A000002033389   UPC-A barcode 000002033389
Product NameSirloin Pork Chops
CategoryFood
Short DescriptionLb
Created07-01-2006
Modified06-29-2020 4:08:02am
MD5873403d508c5a6baaa4e88407920850d
SHA2568a99b701a02ec884f61f8dad3b2968604f2f81f0e956e75ef2f5abbab9fb810d
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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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