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Direct Mail – Postcard mailing

By |January 18th, 2018|

There are several ways of sending out your message using a direct mail campaign, postcard mailing  is one of the most efficient.

Over the next few weeks we will be taking a look into each type and give you the benefits to help you choose which suits your direct mail campaign the best. This week we […]

Christmas posting dates

By |October 24th, 2017|

Royal Mail announces recommended latest Christmas posting dates for economy surface mail to Eastern and Western Europe.

Royal Mail announces latest Christmas posting dates for International Economy surface mail for Europe to ensure cards, letters and parcels arrive in time for Christmas Day
Latest recommended posting date for surface mail to Eastern Europe, Greece, Cyprus, […]

How to write the most amazing direct mail shot

By |September 21st, 2017|

How to write the most amazing direct mail shot

If you are investing the time, effort and money into creating a mail shot campaign in your business, then chances are that you will want to make sure that it is effective in what you want it to do. This means that you may need to pay […]

Mail service updates

By |September 8th, 2017|

We have been advised by our delivery partners of the following mail service updates that a landslide occurred on 23rd August 2017 and is affecting Bergell/Egadin (Canton Graubünden) in the Eastern part of Switzerland.

It is making it difficult, and in some parts even impossible, to deliver postal items in the postcode areas 7602 – 7610.

Some […]

Direct mail; the past, the present and the future

By |September 7th, 2017|

Direct mail; the past, the present and the future

No matter the industry that you work in, chances are that you will see growth and change over time. This could be slow, over decades, moderate, over months or in the blink of an eye.

Here at Mailshot International, we have seen the world of direct mail change […]

How to make sure your direct mail campaign is cost effective

By |August 21st, 2017|

How to make sure your direct mail campaign is cost effective

Every business realises at some point that marketing can take up a large chunk of your budget. Unfortunately, if you don’t market your business properly, then chances are that it will never grow and expand.

When it comes to direct mail, those companies who may have […]

International Mail Service Updates

By |August 16th, 2017|

International Mail Services Updates

The following countries have given us the international mail service updates below.

Canada: Ongoing

Unfortunately, the issues in Vancouver continue and we are now using alternative gateways to get into Canada Post for deliveries in the postcode areas T, U, V, W and Y. This will still incur some delay but […]

The checklist for your direct mail campaign

By |July 21st, 2017|

The checklist for your direct mail campaign

Direct mail is relatively easy, especially when compared to other forms of marketing for your business. However, this doesn’t mean that you can become complacent about your direct mail efforts.

There are still some things that you can forget or do wrong, which could have an impact on how successful […]

How highlighted text can be a powerful part of your direct mail marketing campaign

By |July 12th, 2017|

How highlighted text can be a powerful part of your direct mail marketing campaign

When it comes to direct mail campaigns, the main aim is always going to be that yours stands out against the rest. This means that you need to look at ways to ensure that you really get your message across.

You should never […]

What is direct mail marketing?

By |June 29th, 2017|

What is direct mail marketing?

Some people think that direct mail marketing is an old school approach to marketing, and whilst this may be true, it doesn’t mean that it is outdated. In fact, it is still an incredibly useful and effective way to promote your business.

It takes your marketing efforts and sends it directly into […]