EAN-130109000007481   EAN-13 barcode 0109000007481
UPC-A109000007481   UPC-A barcode 109000007481
UPC-E10974801   UPC-E barcode 10974801
Product NameCoca-Cola
Created11-07-2015 1:52:15pm
Modified04-09-2021 4:14:29am
MD578f1b1c31d41cc081d60063a637c5a3c
SHA256a693b596d142f847f799f2aac9eb889b9d107311e2d9de36dff2d8ba82f64cdb
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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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