March 22, the USPS® PAVE™ (Presort Accuracy, Validation, and
Evaluation) program renewed Gold Certification for all of Melissa’s presort
mailing solutions. In fact, Melissa presorting solutions have been PAVE
Certified for over 22 years, and we are committed to achieving this honor every
PAVE Gold certified products include:
Standard Edition Desktop Software
Professional Edition Desktop Software
Online – Cloud Based Postal Software Alternative
that achieve Standard certification undergo an extensive manual review to
determine that all documentation including the USPS® Qualification
Report, PS forms, barcoded tray and sack tags, and other user documentation
meet with DMM® regulations.
like Melissa’s presort solutions achieve Gold Certification by undergoing extensive
electronic analysis in addition to the manual documentation review. Electronic
evaluation allows for more rigorous and in-depth examination for each piece in
the test mailing to ensure compliance.
Using a PAVE Gold Certified product gives
mailers assurance that their mail will be prepared accurately and qualify for
the lowest postage rates available. Melissa PAVE Certified
products support First-Class Mail, Marketing Mail™ (Standard Mail®),
Periodicals, and NonProfit Mail including card size, letter size, flat size,
automation, non-automation, non-machinable, Standard Carrier Route, and
destination discounts for SCF, NDC, and DDU.