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Implications of GDPR and ePrivacy for the UK's print sector

Expert Article by Matthew Parker, Profitable Print Relationships   Isn’t data regulation something for your customers to sort out?   The traditional role of the print industry has been to process data. The customer supplies data. They make sure it is all correct and complies with all legal requirements. All a printing company has to do is print and mail that data. Their job is simply to process the...

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Magazine Fulfilment Services Print Case Study

With more than 2.7 million magazines to distribute direct to primary schools across the country, Schools Publishing needed a company they could trust not only to handle the high volume of deliveries, but also represent the popular Primary Times brand in the appropriate way.   A national group of 60 regional titles, Primary Times prints almost 3 million magazines, seven times a year. As the UK and...

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Clothing Fulfillment Companies UK 2017

Bespoke Service for Growing Fashion Label   When stylist Greg Lang launched fashion label Navy London, he knew that if he was to build a successful business, fulfilling wholesale orders effectively would be key.   Eight years on and with contracts agreed with online retailers ASOS and Zalando and a concession in Top Shop Oxford Street business was booming. It became clear that professional fulfilment support was needed to...

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Parcelhub and Mail Workshop Charity Event 2017

In preparation for the 24 mile Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge in July, four members of the Parcelhub and Mail Workshop team, their friends and family hiked a gruelling 16 miles up and down the highest ground of the Peak District.   Climbing Kinder Scout (636 m), Rushup Edge (550 m) and Mam Tor (517 m), the group ascended over 1050 m in seven solid hours of walking;...

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Print materials for digital demand generation

Only 7% of how we speak is communicated through words   As humans, we communicate in many ways. When we speak, far more is understood through the tone of our voice and our body language than through the actual words we say. To rely on just words when we speak would be foolish.   We also take on information through sight, sound, touch and even taste and smell. People...

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ecommerce fulfillment manager job description

Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday Salary: negotiable, but commensurate with advancement beyond a starting office role Reporting To: Operations Manager, Pick & Pack Supervisor/Account Handler Closing Date: Wednesday 24th May 2017   Summary of Expectations   This is a vacancy created within the Mail Workshop Operations team by the progression of the current incumbent. You will initially assist the Pick & Pack Supervisor in providing a contact point for...

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eCommerce order fulfilment case study UK

Many small but burgeoning eCommerce businesses find themselves at that critical point when a successful sales strategy begins to impact on customer services and further growth.   The situation is usually heralded by the realisation that the business has outgrown the home office and order fulfilment taken over every waking moment. Customer service is at creaking point and a new way forward has to be found to...

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Catalogue fulfilment case study

Food Exporter has an Appetite for Increased Efficiency   Ramsden International, the leading wholesale British food exporter has saved almost ten days a year [this is based on them saving 2.5 days per mailing and sending 4 mailings per year] by using Mail Workshop’s dedicated international mailing service to handle the worldwide distribution of its catalogues and marketing material.   Ramsden International ships to more than 800 customers in...

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POS fulfilment services UK

POS production is valuable route to increasing your print profits!   Many printing companies are looking to increase their offerings in today’s competitive print market. One of the ways that has shown good profits over recent years is to move into the wide format market. A number of studies have shown that companies have consistently won new customers and improved profits by investing in wide format equipment.   One...

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