18 11, 2019

Boost your DM Response Rates with the ONEPOST Christmas Digital Stamp

2019-11-18T10:03:55+00:00November 18th, 2019|

Why use a Digital Stamp? Digital stamps are a tried and tested way to improve open and response rates on your mailing campaigns. They look and function just like regular stamps – but are digitally printed on to your mail. Customers perceive mail that has a Digital Stamp (versus a

11 11, 2019

Multichannel approach is the key to successful marketing

2019-11-04T09:35:08+00:00November 11th, 2019|

Future success will rely on direct marketing and social media skills - claim businesses in new skill census New research from the Data & Marketing Association (DMA) reveals that, according to marketers, a multichannel approach to marketing remains pivotal to future business success – and direct marketing and digital

4 11, 2019

How to Make Direct Mail Work For Your Business – Keep it Relevant & Keep it Personal!

2019-11-04T09:27:16+00:00November 4th, 2019|

A major advantage of direct mail is the ability to personalise your message – but care should be taken to make this relevant and meaningful. Personalised Direct Mail The power of personalised direct mail should never be overlooked. However, it isn’t simply about adding a name or address to a

17 10, 2019

Royal Mail Workers Strike 2019

2019-10-17T09:39:49+01:00October 17th, 2019|

As was widely reported in the press Royal Mail workers have voted in favour of national strike action in a dispute over job security and terms and conditions of employment. Members of the Communication Workers Union (CWU) backed action by 97% in a turnout of nearly 76%. Royal Mail have issued a statement

30 09, 2019

Brexit Update

2019-09-30T10:10:55+01:00September 30th, 2019|

The EU leaders granted the UK a six-month extension to Brexit with a deadline of 31st October. With this deadline fast approaching the future relationship between the UK and the EU remains unclear. The biggest impact is likely to stem from changes the Government will make in customs arrangements between

23 09, 2019

The Delivery Group Expands Operation with new £8m Bristol Hub

2019-10-17T16:30:10+01:00September 23rd, 2019|

Leading e-commerce, mail and pallet specialist The Delivery Group has further expanded its operational footprint with the opening of a new 52,500 square foot processing hub in Bristol. The Bristol premises – an £8 million investment – is now in operation and will enable The Delivery Group to support the

19 09, 2019

Postal sector playing its part in a more eco-friendlier world

2019-07-10T14:14:11+01:00September 19th, 2019|

ELECTRIC DISTRIBUTION FLEETS CONTINUE TO GROW WITH ROYAL MAIL TRIALS AND DPD IRELAND INTRODUCING ENVIRONMENTAL PARCEL DELIVERIES IN DUBLIN We reported in our Spring addition that Australia Post, DHL USA and The Delivery Group in the UK - are trailblazing the use of electrical delivery vehicles. Now other operators are

5 09, 2019

52% of UK shoppers appreciate the ‘personal touch’

2019-07-10T14:13:12+01:00September 5th, 2019|

MANY ONLINE SHOPPERS FEEL THAT MANY SO-CALLED PERSONAL COMMUNICATIONS ARE REALLY JUST MASS MARKETING MESSAGES MADE TO LOOK PERSONAL Those in the direct mail industry have long appreciated the power of personalisation in targeted communications. ‘The Art of Personalisation – Keeping it Relevant, Timely and Contextual’ (The Periscope Study by