FDS ran this mailing through ZIP+4/standardization, NCOA (National Change of Address), NES (Nixies Elimination Service), DM-COA (Proprietary COA Service), LACS (Locatable Address Conversion System
), DPVS (Delivery Point Verification System) and DSF (Delivery Sequence File).
Some offer the Locatable Address Conversion System
(LACS), used to change rural-style addresses to city-style when local governments have made a transition.
* Locatable Address Conversion System
(LACS): A USPS-licensed database for Rural Route conversions that is another effective means of updating databases to improve and control address quality.
The Locatable Address Conversion System
(LACS) assigns a "standard" address to rural or "non-standard" addresses such as rural routes, etc.
LACS stands for Locatable Address Conversion System
. This USPS-licensed product compares your names and addresses to a masterfile containing more than 2.5 million records of changes made by local governments.
Locatable Address Conversion Systems
(LACS), or the "911 file" as Mark Goldner, VP of Sales at Database America Cos., calls it, converts rural route addresses to "normal" street addresses.