Pricing & Classification DMM Advisory

Message board to keep postal customers informed of changes to mailing standards, services, and prices.

April 30, 2012

Picture Permit Imprint Indicia

On Friday, April 30, the Federal Register published our Domestic Mail Manual (DMM®) final rule that will add standards allowing customers to include business-related color images, such as corporate logos, company brands, or trademarks, in the permit imprint area of full-service IMb™ mailings of First-Class Mail® automation letters and postcards and all Standard Mail® letters. The implementation date is June 24, 2012.

The complete final rule Federal Register can be found on the Federal Register website at and will be available soon on the Postal Explorer® website at