Patent Number: 7,133,851

Title: System and method for combined mailing of a plurality of diverse publications

Abstract: A system for combined mailing of a plurality of diverse publications to a plurality of recipients at an optimized mail rate. The system includes a bindery for binding a plurality of the signatures where the bindery binding the plurality of signatures creates a plurality of first publications and a plurality of second publications. Each of the plurality of first and second publications are in a unique order, where the unique order identifies each of the plurality of first publications and each of the plurality of second publications with each of the plurality of recipients. A co-mailer is part of the system for combining the plurality of first publications with the plurality of second publications to form a plurality of diverse publications. The co-mailer merges the plurality of first and second publications in the unique order to send the plurality of diverse publications to the plurality of recipients at the optimized mail rate.

Inventors: Benson; Donald B. (Oakland, CA)

Assignee: Benson; Donald B.

International Classification: G06F 17/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00