PLANET AI’s address recognition capability detects and reads postal codes, cities and street names, house numbers, and names quickly and reliably. Our technology can automatically distinguish between sender and receiver, no matter if machine-printed or handwritten text.

Our partner PLANET intelligent systems leverages our technology to develop solutions for the logistics industry.

CROSS-BORDER ADDRESS READING

Follow the process step by step

1. Finding Address Areas

The starting point is a picture of the postal item. Using advanced image processing, areas are found, which contain an address with high probability. These areas are further pre-processed: The text alignment is determined and the area is split into lines, resulting in a list of images of single lines.

Address Finding

2. Intelligent Text Recognition

These images are then processed by PLANET AI’s Intelligent Text Recognition which uses state-of-the-art machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies. The result is our patented PerceptionMatrix for each row – containing all probabilities for