From the USPS NPF Intelligent Mail IM University in Addison, IL 02/24/09.
Mr. Tom Day, SVP of intelligent Mail & Address Quality, Ms. Pritha Mehra VP of Business Mail Entry and Payment Technologies, Mr. Bob Galaher, Mgr. of Manager Business Mail Acceptance USPS Headquarters announced at the above conference on 02/24/09, that the USPS resources available to process Intelligent Mail eDOC CAT – Parallel applications and implement the USPS Intelligent Mail System change over on May 18 2009 will be stretched to there fullest. Therefore, they are suspending ALL MAILERS Intelligent Mail CAT – Parallel applications as of March 31, 2009 until sometime in November 2009.
What does this mean to you the mailer?
It means if your application for CAT – Parallel is NOT in the USPS IM application “queue” on or before March 31, 2009 you will NOT be able to participate in the USPS Intelligent Mail eDOC Full Service Solution and potential USPS pricing discounts for six – nine months from November 2009.
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