Mail

Timeline: History of Marketing Mail

As the USPS adopts the term marketing mail, we thought a "brief" review of the evolution of this class of mail was due.  Here you go! Trouble Viewing? Click here!  Written by Michelle Toivonen,…

Mail

Boost Color Customer Communications

To support client demands for digital color, Midwest Direct has installed Canon's revolutionary ColorStream® 3900 digital color printing system. The printer combines advanced inkjet technology and…

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First Class Mail vs. Standard Mail: Learn the Difference

Setting up a direct mail campaign requires a lot of steps: from getting the project set up with the right printing parameters to figuring out your mailing list, you may end up forgetting about…

Data, Mail

Trim the Fat With Data Hygiene & Commingling

Is your business looking to free up heavy mailing costs or de-bloat your CRM of inaccurate contact records? Let us help get you back in shape!    Data Hygiene Your business may be spending money…

Data, Mail

Are You Hiding Your Returned Mail Under the Tree?

It’s a problem every business faces, yet most employees hide it in dark storage rooms, dusty shelves, or even in the trash: we’re talking about returned mail. Aside from not reaching your prospects…

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What is OnePass Mail?

“First pass, second pass, one pass, two pass.” It almost sounds like something straight out of a Dr. Seuss book, but these terms hold great importance when it comes to how efficiently mail is handled,…

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We Tried Informed Delivery for Two Weeks & This is What Happened

A few this have changed in the world of Informed Delivery since this blog was posted, please read our new blog, give us a call, or refer to the USPS website for the most up to date information. …

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How to Get More Results With Direct Mail for Nonprofits

Ten years ago, nonprofits sent out the same types of direct mail pieces in droves, and they hoped that the message would stick. Now, with the decline of success in email-based marketing, direct mail…