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Benefits of direct mailing

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Direct mailing in a process which involves contacting a specific group of people or businesses and sending them information that is targeted to them based on information you have gathered. This may include email marketing, text message marketing, phone calls as well as sending out brochures or emails. Most major organisations already know the advantages of using direct mailing and have stated that it is their most effective form of marketing. Although direct marketing can be expensive, the benefits far out weight the cost. Being able to send customers information that is specifically relevant to them will increase your chances of making a sale. It can actually bring down the […]

Is there such a thing as guaranteed post?

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When buying an item online you may look at the delivery options to see which one suits your needs. Many companies offer a next day delivery service and recently some have even started offering same day delivery! If the item is being sent by royal mail post then it is usually recorded, tracked, 1st class or 2nd class. Recorded delivery is not guaranteed for the next day (many people get this confused), it just means that someone will need to sign for the item. Tracked items are usually delivered the next working day and you can chose if you need it delivered before a certain time. 1st class is often […]

Christmas postage

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Many people now do much of their Christmas shopping online. This can save money as you are able to quickly shop around for a great deal and mean that you do not have to contend with the Christmas rush and traffic that you will find within the town centres. One issues that comes with online shopping around Christmas is actually getting your parcels delivered. Already retailers are warning of delays with normally postage due to a high demand, and this is only set to get worse as we get closer to Christmas. The advice is order as soon as possible and allow for delays. If a product states delivery 5 […]

Choosing the Right Mailing House for your Mailing Requirements

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Different entities look for different characteristics in a mailing house. This is largely dictated by their mailing needs. There are a plethora of factors to look for when selecting a mailing house. As much as you would want competitive prices and flexibility, the quality and the reliability of services are key.   First off, if you are looking for mail fulfilment Oxford services, ensure that the mailing house you choose has the capacity to deal with your mailing requirements. Has the mailing house dealt with the kind and scale of mail you want to send before? Obviously, most mailing houses have been sending letters and parcels – but what if […]

Sourcing ink for your printer

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Printing out material can be costly, especially if you are having to do a lot of colour or photo printing. Many manufacturers recommend that you only use the genuine inks that they manufacture as other inks may not only offer you the best quality and do not last as long, but can damage your printer in the long run. They often also state that they probably will not work correctly in the printer or not even be recognised. Following up on this I did some research of my own and found many companies offering printer ink at a much lower price than the manufacturers and they stated that you were […]