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Direct Mail and Printing Services

I was asked to write content about some individual direct mail and digital printing services so… BINDING AND BOOKLETS How about some personalized binders for your next meeting? One of the biggest advantages of using a digital printer that is … Continue reading

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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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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 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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US Mail Postage Rates Summer Sale

The US Postal Service is having it’s first ‘Sale’ that I have seen in my lifetime of 20 postal years. They are going to give you 30% off of your postage rates for every dollar you spent ‘above your average’. … Continue reading

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Does Direct Mail Experience Matter?

During difficult economic times, I find that the marketing professionals that I work with are more price-conscious than ever. Budgets are slashed, staff is reduced and expectations on marketing teams are raised. How do you do more with less? Well, … Continue reading

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Are new postage rates justified in direct mail?

All things being what they are, I am normally one of the first people to bash large bureaucratic entities such as the US Postal Service. The monopoly that they hold over the industry, the civil service mentality and attitude as … Continue reading

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Direct Mail Quotes aka Direct Mail Prices

We cannot claim to be the Greatest Value in Direct Mail without talking costs. Across the nation we cost less than the average mailshop for all our mailing services. My philosophy is that if another mailshop charges more than half of … Continue reading

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Mailing Services, Direct Mail Partnership

As a mailing services provider and someone who has helped set up many mailshops over the years, I regularly find a lack of honest communication. Too often I find clients want to hold back from revealing the full details of a project for … Continue reading

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Speed, Quality, Price – Like the Law of Gravity

There is a common industry insider expression that I wanted to share with the rest of you.  It is considered as obvious and unbreakable as the laws of gravity on our planet. The expression poses this choice to a client: SPEED, … Continue reading

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