"There were so many rules that made sense at the time but just don't anymore," Littlefield said, with a move toward higher dollar exchanges, nonprofits are more relaxed about mail dates
and more open to the idea of modeling lists.
The new WC3 mobile application from Fiserv allows clients to use their smartphone for monitoring and managing production and delivery information including job status, special handling requests, inventory volumes/usage and mail dates
. Mobile access is provided through a secure URL and the app syncs to the client's desktop, so changes made using one access tool will be reflected on the other.
Don't overlook the importance of working with vendors who understand seasonality--and can provide you with the resources to make tight mail dates
We offer 100 percent digital prepress department including INSITE Program for uploading and online proofing of jobs; direct-to-plate technology; digital color proofs; in-house binding and mailing, including polybagging; daily production meetings to provide assured delivery and mail dates
; competitive Midwest pricing; and Customer Reference List available on request.
So time the test accordingly that far ahead of your best mail dates
Ongoing communications with vendors at Fingerhut in Minnetonka, MN, include quarterly meetings, says Katherine Johnson, who is part of an internal staff of four that coordinates production for 150 consumer catalog tides with 250 mail dates
Christ: And compound that because you're putting 30 lists into a merge/purge and you've got, not 30, but maybe six different allowable mail dates
. Then there comes the, "What do you do with the multis?" They're going to end up on that mail date
This card contains the mail dates
and offers made to your customer as well as relevant contact information.
Our longtime mail-house always had a problem meeting mail dates
. Leslie told them that for every day they missed--unless it was our fault--she'd knock 5 percent off the invoice.
The publisher presets all mail dates
and preselects the mailing list based on zoning.
The relationship between direct response in newspapers and the mail dates
back to the birth of the United States, according to Larry Graves, director of public policy for the National Newspaper Association in Arlington, VA.
Pricing discounts and policy on mail dates
are all over the place right now, according to John Briley, vice president of list management at Direct Media in Greenwich, Conn.