WO2006012811A1 - Method and device for carrying out a mail sorting process - Google Patents

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WO2006012811A1
WO2006012811A1 PCT/DE2004/001732 DE2004001732W WO2006012811A1 WO 2006012811 A1 WO2006012811 A1 WO 2006012811A1 DE 2004001732 W DE2004001732 W DE 2004001732W WO 2006012811 A1 WO2006012811 A1 WO 2006012811A1
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Alex Eglseer
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Abstract

The invention relates to a device (100) comprising an addressee addresses-containing data processing unit (110) controlled by at least one dataset (170), a printing device (120) which is controllable by said addressee's addresses-containing data processing unit (110) and ensures processing of the totality of mail items for a delimited geographic region wherein a program comprising the stages of the inventive method is stored in the data processing unit (110) and said method consists in printing an addressee's address (131) and a code (132) containing at least one component associated to a postal district cell (160) in which the address of the relevant addressee is placed on the mail (130), in successively sorting mail (130) assigned to the postal district cell (160) according to predetermined instructions, in introducing the control of the printing device (120) assigned to predetermined separation symbols (180) contained in the dataset (170) into the data processing unit (110) containing at least the addressee's addresses which are placed in such a way that the partial amounts of the totality of the mail (130) integrated in the postal district cell (160) is processed.

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METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING A ASSORTED PRODUCTION PROCESS FOR SHIPPING TO POST

The invention relates to a device for performing a sorted production process for in within predetermined Zustellzellen r lying recipient addresses to be distributed mailpieces with at least an

Recipient addresses containing data controlled

Data processing system and a controlled by the data processing system printer setup.

Devices of the type mentioned are used in the prior art to prepare mailpieces for delivery addresses that are coincidentally in a geographical area having a uniform postal code. However, the known devices have the disadvantage that a production of mail piece ensembles or mail piece packages, all of which are to be sent to an Enclosed given geographical area is not possible. The object of the invention is therefore to provide a device by means of which a production of mailpiece ensemble is provided, all of which are to be sent to a Enclosed predetermined geographical area.

For a device of the aforementioned type this object is achieved in that in the data processing system is stored a program comprising the steps of:

Printing the mailpieces with both a

Recipient address as well, with a code which contains at least one component that is associated with a defined as a Enclosed geographical area Zustellzelle within which a recipient address in question is located, wherein the provided for a Zustellzelle mail items are successively sorted according to a predetermined rule 'and that

- the control of the printing direction is dependent on predetermined separation characters that can be input in the in the data processing system, at least recipient addresses containing data are included and are placed so as to Zustellzellen pooled subsets of the total amount of postal items are generated.

Preferred embodiments of the invention are subject of the subclaims. In the inventive device is achieved by the feature combination of claim 1, that certain items of mail are sorted printable for a predetermined geographical area in front of a ship and then are sorted shippable in printed form. This has the advantage that a supplier of mail it receives on the spot already in sorted form and therefore ready mailpieces after arriving at a distribution point on site directly for distribution and not, as is customary in the prior art, after arriving at a distribution point must be sorted on site only for a distribution. Since the necessary in the prior art time consuming and costly sorting operations when using the device according to the invention, which performs a pre-sorting before a labeling procedure of the mail pieces, usually completely dispensed, the device of the invention over the prior art allows a time and cost savings.

The information contained in the containing at least address data receiver is preferably in the form of an alphanumeric code.

According to a first preferred embodiment of the device according to the invention it is provided that the mail items with the aid of a Zustellzelle separation mark can be divided into a plurality of collars, each collar includes a predeterminable number of mailpieces.

According to an important preferred embodiment of the device according to the invention it is provided that the items of mail containing information for an optimized distribution successively through a messenger to be sortable by means of additional, containing at least in the recipient address record. A sorting operation is, for example organizable thereby, that the length is minimized to a distance to be traveled by a messenger at a delivery of the mail path.

The mail items are preferably such sortable by means of further additional, containing at least in the recipient address record containing information that the receiver addresses of a Zustellzelle are ordered by the house numbers in a street. in which containing at least address data receiver are also by means of further additional, information containing the mail items are sorted such preferably that the recipient addresses are ordered by a Zustellzelle roads.

Further, the items of mail by means of further additional, containing at least in the recipient address record containing information sortable are such that the receiver addresses of a cell of

Districts of delivery places and accordingly to

Delivery locations are ordered. Of the necessary information entry in the record is explained below.

The at least recipient addresses containing data is preferably generated from a further data processing system having at least one input device for inputting data, a processor unit and a memory unit as well as an output device for outputting data, wherein in the storage unit a program is stored comprising the steps of:

- inputting and storing in a random order

Plurality of consisting of a receiver name and a recipient's address receiver addresses to which a total quantity of mail is to be delivered in the data processing system, in which

Memory unit substantially all recipient addresses actually present within the entire region of a state, and a plurality are stored associated with a respective subset of the Zustallanschriften Zustellzellen, each having a geographic area of ​​the Enclosed

cover state and which is assigned a unique code identifying it, said

Program is adapted to perform the following steps:

• Associating a respective Zustellzelle to each of the recipient addresses entered, • reordering of the data set of the plurality each having a receiver address containing the receiver addresses as specified by the stored receiver addresses in the sense of delivery optimization for a marking to be controlled of the mailpieces with the

Recipient addresses in such a way that with a marking operation, the designated for a respective Zustellzelle mailpieces are uniformly markable and successively sorted in the sense of an optimized distribution in a predefined order, and generating a corresponding re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record. A the newly ordered, containing at least recipient address data appended information is the record preferably beifügbar as alphanumeric number.

Preferably, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle to house numbers in a road are sorted in a sorting process according to the second program step, said information is beifügbar the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record.

Also preferably, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle are ordered by roads in a sorting process according to the second program step, whereby this information is beifügbar the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record.

Furthermore, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle are preferably ordered by districts of delivery locations in a sorting process according to the second program step, and this information is also beifügbar the newly ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record.

Also, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle are preferably sorted according to delivery locations in a sorting process according to the second program step, whereby this information is beifügbar the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record.

The stored in the further data processing system program performs in accordance with an important preferred embodiment, it also includes the steps of: • storing the re-ordered, containing at least recipient address data set in which provided for a respective Zustellzelle mailpieces uniformly markable for a to be controlled labeling procedure and in the sense are an optimized distribution in a predeterminable order successively sortable

• Inserting separation mark in the at least recipient addresses containing data between the respective last address of a receiver in each case upstream of the respective first and Zustellzelle recipient address one of the respective upstream Zustellzelle downstream Zustellzelle.

According to an important preferred embodiment of this device it is provided that the stored in the data processing system program performs the additional step of summing the number of recipient addresses a Zustellzelle. Thus, the important process step is made possible that in the case that in a Zustellzelle more recipient addresses are counted as a predetermined number corresponding to a Zustellzelle in subunits (collars) can be divided, wherein the number of recipient addresses corresponds within a subunit of the predetermined number and wherein a separator is inserted between the respective last address of a receiver upstream subunit and a respective first receiver address one of the respective upstream subunit downstream subunit. A separator character for mutual distinction of subunits of a Zustellzelle can be incorporated as one after the other arranged in a predetermined number of separation mark for delimiting Zustellzellen defined (according to claim 9) (for example, * for mutual distinction of Zustellzellen and ** for mutual distinction of subunits of a Zustellzelle), or a separation mark for mutual distinction of subunits of a Zustellzelle can also function as a from the separation mark to delimit Zustellzellen distinctive (claim 9) separate separation mark defined (for example, as # when the mutual boundary of Zustellzellen a * is defined). It is also conceivable that a separation mark is defined as a defined in a predetermined order combination of different separation mark, wherein a separation mark may be selected as a character from the set of alphanumeric characters or a character from the set of ASCII characters.

The predetermined sequence of Zustellzellen is also preferably set in an alphanumeric code.

The inventive device is explained below with reference to a preferred embodiment which is illustrated in the figures of the drawing. in which:

1 shows a data processing system of the preferred embodiment of the device according to the invention in a front view. Figure 2 is a labeling example of the preferred embodiment of the device according to the invention in a front view.

Fig. 3 is an illustration of a data record of the device according to the invention.

In Figures 1 to be distributed to 3 is inventive apparatus 100 for performing a sorted production process for at situated within predetermined Zustellzellen 160 recipient addresses mailpieces 130 includes a containing at least an recipient address data 170 controlled data processing system 110 and controlled by said data processing system 110 Printer 120 , essential to the invention in the data processing system 110, a program is stored comprising the steps of:

Printing the mailpieces 130 with both a

Receiver address 131, as well as with a code 132 that contains at least one component that is associated with a defined as a geographical area Enclosed Zustellzelle 160 within which a recipient address in question

is located 131, wherein the provided for a Zustellzelle 160 mailpieces 130 are successively sorted according to a predetermined rule, and that

- the control of the printing direction is dependent on predetermined separation numeral 180 120, which can be input in the in the data processing system 110, at least recipient addresses containing data

170 are included and are placed so as to Zustellzellen 160 pooled subsets of the total amount of mailpieces 130 are generated.

The mailpieces 130 of a Zustellzelle 160 are divided by means of separation mark 180 in a plurality of collars 190, each collar 190 includes a predeterminable number of mailpieces 130th

The mailpieces 130 are sorted by means of additional, containing at least in the recipient address data 170 containing information for an optimized distribution successively through a messenger.

A sorting operation is organized so that the length of a distance to be traveled by a messenger at a delivery of the mailpieces 130 path is minimized.

The mailpieces 130 are sorted by means of further additional, containing at least in the recipient address data 170 containing information such that the recipient addresses a Zustellzelle 160 are ordered by the house numbers in a street.

The mailpieces 130 are 170 containing information sorted such that the receiver addresses of a Zustellzelle are ordered 160 according roads also by means of further additional, containing at least in the recipient address record.

The mailpieces 130 are 170 containing information are sorted in such a manner moreover additional means of further containing at least the recipient addresses in data that the receiver addresses of a Zustellzelle are ordered 160 according to the districts of the delivery locations.

The mailpieces 130 are generally sorted such that the receiver addresses of a Zustellzelle are ordered 160 of delivery locations.

The information contained in the containing at least address data receiver 170 is in the form of an alphanumeric code.

The containing at least recipient address data 170 is generated from a further data processing system 110 having at least one input device 111 for inputting data, a processing unit 112 and a memory unit 113, and an output device 114 for outputting data, wherein in the storage unit 113, a program with the stored following steps:

Inputting and storing in any order, a plurality of a receiver name and a recipient's address existing receiver addresses to a total quantity of mail to be delivered 130, in the data processing system 110, in the storage unit 113 in substantially all recipient addresses actually present within the entire region of a state, and a plurality of associated from a respective subset of the Zustallanschriften Zustellzellen stored 160, each covering a Enclosed geographical area of ​​the state and which one of them uniquely identifying code is associated in each case, wherein the program is adapted to perform the steps of: • assigning a concerned Zustellzelle 160 to each of the recipient addresses entered,

• reordering of the data set 170 of the plurality each having a receiver address containing the receiver addresses as specified by the stored

Recipient addresses in the sense of delivery optimization for a marking to be controlled of the mailpieces 130 to the recipient addresses 132 in such a way that with a marking operation, the respective for a

Zustellzelle 160 provided mailpieces 130 are uniformly markable and successively sorted in the sense of an optimized distribution in a predefined order, and generating a corresponding re-ordered, at least

Recipient addresses containing record 170th

The water stored in the further data processing system 110 program leads to the following additional steps:

• storing the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses data set 170 in which the provided for a respective Zustellzelle 160 mailpieces 130 are uniformly markable for a process to be controlled labeling and successively sorted in the sense of an optimized distribution in a predeterminable sequence,

• Inserting separator characters 180 contained in the least recipient addresses

Record 170 between the respective last address of a receiver in each case upstream Zustellzelle 160 and the respective first receiver address one of the respective upstream Zustellzelle 160 downstream Zustellzelle 160th

In a sorting operation according to the second program step, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle 160 are ordered by house numbers by a road, and this information is added to the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record 170th

In a sorting operation according to the second program step, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle 160 are also arranged for streets, and this information is added to the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record 170th

In a sorting operation according to the second program step, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle 160 are also ordered by districts of delivery locations, and this information is also appended to the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record 160th

In a sorting operation according to the second program step, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle are ordered 160 according to the other delivery locations, whereby this information is added to the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record 170th

A the newly ordered, containing at least address data receiver 170 attached information 170 is attached to the data record as an alphanumeric number. The stored in the data processing system 110 program performs the additional step of summing the number of recipient addresses a Zustellzelle 160, so that in the event that in a Zustellzelle 160 more recipient addresses are counted as a predetermined number corresponding to a Zustellzelle 160 in subunits 190 (coils) can be divided, wherein the number of recipient addresses corresponds within a subunit 190 of the predetermined number and wherein between the respective last recipient address of a preceding sub-unit 190 and a respective first receiver address one of the respective upstream subunit 190 downstream sub-unit 190, a separator is inserted 180 ,

A separation mark 180 for mutual distinction of subunits 190 of a Zustellzelle 160 is defined as one after the other arranged in a predetermined number of separation mark 180 for delimiting Zustellzellen 160 (claim 9). In the present case, a separation mark 180 for mutual distinction of Zustellzellen 160 as a "star" or "*" is defined, and a separation mark 180 for mutual distinction of subunits 190 of a Zustellzelle 160 is known as "double star" or defined as "**" ,

The predetermined sequence of Zustellzellen 160 is also set in an alphanumeric code.

The above-described embodiment of the invention is for the purpose of a better understanding of the teaching of the invention defined by the claims, which as such is not restricted by the embodiment.

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1. A device (100) for performing a sorted production process for in within predetermined Zustellzellen (160) located recipient addresses to be distributed mailpieces (130) with a containing at least an addressee address data controlled (170) data processing system (110) and a (of the data processing system HO) controlled printer means (120), characterized in that
- in the data processing system (110) storing a program comprising the steps of:
Printing the mailpieces (130) with both a recipient address (131) and with a code (132) containing at least one constituent of a defined as a geographical area Enclosed Zustellzelle
(160) is associated, within which a recipient address in question is located, wherein provided for the Zustellzelle (160)
is to control the printing device (120) depending on preset separation mark (180) which can be input in the in the data processing system (110), at least recipient addresses containing data - mail pieces (130) are successively sorted according to a predetermined rule, and that
(170) are included and are placed so as to Zustellzellen (160) combined subsets of
Total amount of mail (130) can be generated.
2. Device according to claim 1, characterized in that the mailpieces (130) of a Zustellzelle (160) by means of separation mark (180) in a plurality of coils (190) are divisible, each collar (190) a pre-determinable number of mailpieces (130).
3. A device according to claim 2, characterized in that the mailpieces (130) by means of additional, containing at least in the recipient addresses record (170) containing information for an optimized distribution successively through a messenger are sortable.
4. Apparatus according to claim 3, characterized in that that a sorting operation is organizable that the length a of a messenger at a delivery of the mail pieces (130) is minimized distance to be covered.
5. Apparatus according to any one of the preceding claims, characterized in that the mailpieces
(130) containing means of further additional, containing at least in the recipient address data (170) are such information sortable that the receiver addresses of a Zustellzelle (160) of the house numbers by a road are sorted.
6. Apparatus according to any one of the preceding claims, characterized in that the mailpieces
(130) containing means of further additional, containing at least in the recipient address data (170) are such information sortable that the receiver addresses of a Zustellzelle (160) are ordered by roads.
7. Apparatus according to any one of the preceding claims, characterized in that the mailpieces
(130) containing means of further additional, containing at least in the recipient address data (170) are such information sortable that the receiver addresses of a Zustellzelle (160) of local parts of delivery locations are ordered.
8. Apparatus according to any one of the preceding claims, characterized in that the mailpieces
(130) are so sorted that the receiver addresses of a Zustellzelle (160) are ordered by delivery locations.
9. Apparatus according to any one of the preceding claims, characterized in that the at least contained in the recipient address data (170) is present containing information in the form of an alphanumeric code.
10. Apparatus according to any one of the preceding
Characterized claims in that the at least
Recipient addresses containing data record (170) is generated from a further data processing system (110) having at least one input means (111) for inputting data, a processor unit (112) and a
Storage unit (113) and output means (114) for outputting data, wherein in the storage unit
(113) a program is stored comprising the steps of: - inputting and storing in any order of a plurality of composed of a receiver's name and a recipient's address recipient addresses to which a total amount of mail (130) is to be delivered in the data processing system (110) , in the storage unit (113) is substantially all actually existing recipient addresses assigned within the overall area of ​​a state and a plurality of a respective subset of the Zustallanschriften Zustellzellen (160) are stored, which each cover a Enclosed geographical area of ​​the state and each of which one they clearly identifying code is associated, wherein the program is adapted to perform the following steps:
• Assigning a relevant Zustellzelle (160) to each of the recipient addresses entered,
containing • reordering of the data set (170) of the plurality each having a receiver address
Recipient addresses as specified by the stored receiver addresses in the sense of delivery optimization for a marking to be controlled of the mailpieces (130) with the recipient addresses in such a way that, in a
The labeling procedure for a respective Zustellzelle (160) provided for mailpieces (130) are uniform markable and successively sorted in the sense of an optimized distribution in a predefined order, and generating a corresponding re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses data set (170).
11. Apparatus according to claim 10, characterized in that in the further data processing unit (110) program stored additionally performs the steps of: • storing the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses data set (170), in which (for a respective Zustellzelle 160 ) provided for mailpieces (130) are uniform for a markable to steuernden- labeling process and successively sorted in the sense of an optimized distribution in a predeterminable sequence,
• inserting separator character (180) containing at least the recipient addresses in
Data set (170) downstream from the respective last address of a receiver in each case upstream Zustellzelle (160) and the respective first receiver address one of the respective upstream Zustellzelle (160)
Zustellzelle (160).
12. Device according to one of claims 10 to 11, characterized in that, in a sorting process according to the second program step, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle (160) of house numbers in a road are sorted and this information to the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record (170) beifügbar is.
13. Device according to one of claims 10 to 12, characterized in that, in a sorting process according to the second program step, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle (160) are ordered by lines and this information to the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record (170) is beifügbar.
14. Device according to one of claims 10 to 13, characterized in that, in a sorting process according to the second program step, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle (160) of the districts of the delivery locations are sorted and this information to the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record (170) beifügbar is.
15. Device according to one of claims 10 to 14, characterized in that, in a sorting process according to the second program step, the receiver addresses a Zustellzelle (160) are ordered by delivery locations, and this information to the re-ordered, containing at least recipient addresses record (170) is beifügbar.
16. Device according to one of claims 12 to 15, characterized in that the re-ordered, containing at least address data receiver (170) attached information is the record (170) beifügbar as alphanumeric number.
17. Device according to one of claims 10 to 16, characterized in that the in the data processing system (110) executes program stored in the additional step of summing the number of recipient addresses a Zustellzelle (160).
18. The apparatus according to claim 17, characterized in that in the case that in a Zustellzelle (160) more
Recipient addresses are counted as a predetermined number corresponding to a Zustellzelle (160) into sub-units (190) (coils) can be divided, wherein the number of recipient addresses within a sub-unit (190) corresponds to the predetermined number, and wherein between the respective last recipient address an upstream subunit (190) and a respective first receiver address one of the respective upstream sub-unit (190) downstream sub-unit (190) a separation mark (180) is insertable.
19. Device according to claim 18, characterized in that a separation mark (180) for the mutual
Delimitation of subunits (190) of a Zustellzelle (160) as one after the other arranged in a predetermined number of separation marks (180) for delimiting Zustellzellen (160) is defined (according to claim 9).
20. Device according to claim 18, characterized in that a separation mark (180) for mutual distinction of subunits (190) of a Zustellzelle
(160) as a separation from the mark (180) for delimiting Zustellzellen (160) distinguishing (claim 9) separate separation mark (180) is defined.
21. A device, characterized, in any one of claims 10 to 20 that the predetermined order of the
Zustellzellen (160) is set in an alphanumeric code.
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