EAN-130000013925703   EAN-13 barcode 0000013925703
UPC-A000013925703   UPC-A barcode 000013925703
Product NameMark Mcguire Rolled Poster
CategoryFood
Short DescriptionEach
Created07-01-2006
Modified04-06-2020 3:39:14am
MD56eff372972c0285fca91b45ec887d525
SHA256844e795370d8482a387eced0d45f3e1a4a3958024df71c85e4fbb9d5b851db95
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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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