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5 Ways to Make Remote Marketing Teams More Efficient with Storefront

Many business environments thrive on teamwork. In the COVID-19 era, this has been disrupted and team members have been siloed to their homes, meaning businesses have had to reset and rethink the way they collaborate. Many of these businesses are considering a permanent shift to remote work. How can you keep your marketing team in sync if they aren’t in the same room? Solutions that enable efficiencies in remote work are now more important than ever. Yet, research from Gartner [...]

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Information on USPS Delays

Information on USPS Delays

This communication was sent to all United Mail’s clients and vendors on Wednesday, September 16th, 2020. Dear Valued Customer, When it comes to communicating with your customers, you place your trust in United Mail to be stewards of your business and to treat your customers the same way you do. With you and your business in mind, we want to address the recent news surrounding the United States Postal Service over the last few months. My intention in writing this message is [...]

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The Latest From United Mail CEO Tom Clines

To our valued customers, vendors and partners,I am reaching out to you to confirm our strong commitment to you during the ongoing coronavirus situation. While this remains a developing situation, United Mail facilities continue to operate on a relatively normal basis. We are here for you.Ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our employees, service partners and communities continues to be our number one commitment. At the same time, we recognize that the role our industry plays in the United [...]

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United Mail Named Best Workplace 2020

United Mail Named Best Workplace 2020

Just recently, United Mail has been named the winner of a Best Workplace 2020 designation by Printing Industries of America, the world’s largest graphic arts trade association. The Best Workplace in the Americas award program recognizes organizations that exhibit the attributes and qualities of an ideal workplace to the highest degree and order, through rigorous judgment by human relations industry professionals. Download Certificate (PDF) The Criteria Achievement as a Best Workplace was measured by the Printing Industries of America’s (PIA) panel of [...]

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Top printer of 2020 list

Climbing the Ranks of North America’s Top Printers

In Printing Impressions’ recent compilation of the top 400 printers, United Mail ranked 182nd out of all printers in North America. To be matched up against, and come out on top, of more than half of the biggest names in the industry is a real achievement. With our targets now locked on climbing even higher on the ladder, we want to take a look at what it means to be so highly ranked, and how we managed to achieve [...]

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2020 usps postage rates

2020 Postage Rate Changes

Each year the United States Postal Service (USPS) calculates and proposes incremental price adjustments to ensure that prices stay in line with operating costs. The USPS does not receive tax dollars for operating expenses; therefore, they rely on accurately matching postage rates to costs. These proposed prices are then submitted to the Postal Regulatory Commission for approval, and to ensure that the rates will generate revenue that more-or-less matches operating costs. Download 2020 Postage Rate Card (PDF) When these changes go [...]

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HITRUST and SOC 2 Type 2 Certifications

United Mail Awarded with HITRUST and SOC 2 Type 2 Certifications

Many factors go into a successful marketing campaign, and United Mail believes security is one of the most important of them all. Making sure that client information stays safe in a digital age where companies go down every day, United Mail has proven its commitment to security through a series of qualifying assessments to retain HITRUST CSF certification and SOC 2 Type 2 certification. Our expansive logistics network is more than adept at evolving along with the technology that secures [...]

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Understanding Direct Marketing Terms and Acronyms

Understanding Direct Marketing Terms and Acronyms

In our industry, keeping up with the many different marketing terms and definitions can be daunting. In this blog post, we detail several different significant marketing keywords so that you can more quickly communicate like an industry professional. AIDA: This acronym features an active and commonly accepted process for effective marketing materials. It stands for catch ATTENTION, initiate INTEREST, develop DESIRE, and request ACTION. B2B: Business-to-business. This term denotes a kind of business that markets to other businesses. United Mail, with [...]

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2019 Postage Rate Increase

2019 Postage Rate Increase

It’s that time of the year again. Effective January 27, 2019 the United States Postal Service will increase the price of stamps. While these slightly more expensive rates will undoubtedly affect your direct mail business costs, United Mail can help your company find productive and alternative solutions. In this blog post, we highlight two of our services that will help you navigate these new USPS price rates: commingling and list profiling. 2019 Postage Rates (PDF) How Commingling Will Save You Money While [...]

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VarioPrint i300 Inkjet Press

Océ VarioPrint i300 Inkjet Press – Quality, Consistency and Reliability

Acquiring the i300 Inkjet Press from Canon Solutions America, Inc., “…has been one of the best things our company has ever invested in.” says United Mail, President of Mail Sorting, Casey Hendrick. The company has seen faster, more flexible service provided to customers with product consistency and equipment reliability. Canon Solutions America Inc. provides a partnership with the mail company ensuring high quality at a competitive cost. Take a look at how the i300 makes United Mail an even [...]

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