As you may have heard, Mailmark franking is the brand new service released by Royal Mail. It is a alternative piece of franking technology that can be used in a wide range of postage machines in the UK. It is not mandatory to have in your postage machine, but it is advised to use as it brings many extra franking benefits. However as it is a new piece of technology, not many postage machines are currently Mailmark compliant. Find out more about the new Mailmark service below.
Mailmark Franking is a brand new service that has been released by Royal Mail during 2014. This new service gives businesses a new and improved way to prepare mail so Royal Mail can process mail easier and quicker. The new Mailmark frank is a cheaper and more effective alternative impression to the current frank used by all non compliant machines. Mailmark makes it easier for the Royal Mail to deliver mail and it will benefit any business that uses it.
With Mailmark, your postage machine will be able to frank a brand new 2D barcode like the image to the right. Mailmark also allows you to frank the Royal Mail delivered by branding as well as the class of mail being sent. This will mean that your mail will look more professional as you can still frank company logo and / or return address. The new 2D barcode will bring many useful benefits, all of which can be seen below.
As Mailmark franking is a new piece of technology, it will bring with it many useful and incredible extra franking benefits and features that will aid any business with the franking process. However, in order to gain these benefits your current postage machine will need an update from your franking machine supplier. Mailmark franking machines are needed so you can frank the brand new 2D Bar Code onto your mail, and this is what will give your the extra Mailmark Franking Benefits. View them below.
Price Differences – Mailmark will give you access to even lower franking reductions, saving you more money compared to when you do not use Mailmark. This price is lower than both stamp and frank prices, allowing you to do more with your mailing budget.
Postage Price Change Updates – You can now update your postage prices on the exact day the Royal Mail decide to change them. This will occur almost instantly in the compliant machine, and as it comes from Royal Mail there will not be any mistakes.
Never use an Analogue Line Again – You can now use a faster and more securer LAN network instead of a analogue line, allowing you to drop the analogue line for good.
Improved Professional Image – Present the most professional image that you possibly can with Mailmark as this will help improve customer response times and modernize the look of your mail items.
New Business Reply – Mailmark offers a new business reply which can help improve response times. It could help lead to greater profits for your business.
Track your mail with Enhanced Reporting – When using Mailmark, you gain access to a mail reporting Web App. This will show you real life data, and this will allow you to track mail and keep a closer eye on your sent mail.
MORE BENEFITS TO COME! – As Mailmark is a new piece of technology, more Mailmark benefits will be gained as it becomes more popular. For this reason we suggest visiting this page in the future as we will update our site with any new Mailmark benefits.
As far as Postage-Machines.co.uk are aware, there are currently only a few postage machines that are Mailmark compliant. View the most up to date list of Mailmark franking machines below.
|Mailcoms||Pitney Bowes||Neopost||Frama||FP Mailing|
|Mailstart Plus||DM60||IS280||Matrix F12||Postbase Mini|
|Mailbase Lite||DM110i||IS290i||Matrix F22||Postbase Econ|
|Mailbase||DM160i||IN360||Matrix F32||Postbase Office|
|Mailbase Pro||DM220i||IN600||Matrix F42||Postbase Enterprise|
|Mailbase Plus||DM300M||IN700||Matrix F62||Postbase Enterprise Pro|
|Mailbase Speed||DM400M||IS6000c||Matrix F82||Postbase Ten|
|Send Pro P1000||SendPro P1000||Postbase One|
|Send Pro P1500||SendPro P1500|
|Send Pro P2000||SendPro P2000|