Monthly Archives: March 2011

New Postage Rates for 2011

First we’ll share the announcement from the US Postal Service about the newly released 2011 Postage Rates then we’ll give you our take below. ———- Announcement from the US Postal Service: January 14, 2011 Announcing the continuation of POSTNET barcodes … Continue reading

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Setup a Direct Mail Postage CAPS Account?

What is a Direct Mail CAPS Account and how do you set one up? A CAPS Account stands for Centralized Account Processing System. The post office makes it easy for your business to electronically put money into your postal account, … Continue reading

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CSG Direct Mail app US Mail Tracking at PCC

The Northern Nevada Postal Customer Council Direct Mail vendor fair took place last Friday, the 19th of November; at the Atlantis Casino Resort in Reno Nevada. This was Reno’s first direct mail vendor fair in a very long time as … Continue reading

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No Postage Rate Increase this January

In an announcement that shocked many today, the Postal Regulatory Commission soundly rejected the Postal Service’s request for a postage rate increase of 5.4 percent on January 1, 2011. This means that postage rates will remain the same until they … Continue reading

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PCC Newsletter – July 2010

The July PCC Newsletter is out. Click on the image to open it –> Michael Hemphill from CSG Direct was last months guest speaker. He taught the local market about the USPS Business Gateway. The Northern Nevada PCC is one … Continue reading

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Direct Mail for iPhone v1.2 Released

Direct Mail for iPhone v1.2 Released After the launch of CSG Direct Mail for iPhone in April we received a lot of feedback about the features you crave most.  So we went back to the data lab and built them!! … Continue reading

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Direct Mail Printing: Our 5th Digital Printing Press

Direct Mail Printing: Our 5th Digital Printing Press is here, installed and running. Here is our new Kodak 2500 VP. (Variable Printing) We are a large direct mail printing company and one of Nevadas largest direct marketing companies. It’s very … Continue reading

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Direct Mail: Top 10 Reasons to Use Snail Mail

Growing up I remember waiting with anticipation for birthday cards and other sentiments to arrive in my mailbox from family and friends across the country.  It was and to this day remains a great feeling to know that someone cared … Continue reading

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PCC Lunch and Learn: Business Customer Gateway

PCC of Northern Nevada Lunch and Learn Series Guest Speaker: Michael Hemphill of CSG Direct, Inc The US Postal Service continues to modernize and automate steps to keep postage low and better serve its clients. Come learn about the new … Continue reading

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Direct Mail Marketing Strategies (5 of 5)

Strategy #5) Tracking and Reporting for Success Every sale in your company should be recorded where the sale came from.  EVERY SALE!!  If you miss this trick you will throw 3/4 of your annual direct mail marketing dollars in the … Continue reading

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