EAN-130000040217543   EAN-13 barcode 0000040217543
UPC-A000040217543   UPC-A barcode 000040217543
Product NameGoodyear Stretch Film
Short DescriptionRoll 14''''''''
Created07-01-2006
Modified09-05-2018 6:09:19pm
MD5848a1eeaec2081ff40f7f7d22063f283
SHA2565ca22e9d589ee965e8aa504d56fbe3953d0c921303b16c5b8e0d826aafc92a00
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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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