Long Live the Brochure!
Even though we are constantly hearing “Print is Dead”, many companies still use brochures to promote their business despite the popularity of digital marketing. Why? Although most people get their information from a company’s website, most customers still like to have something physical.
Here are some factors to consider when creating your company’s brochure.
How does it differentiate you from your competitors? If you put your brochure side by side with your competition, does it stand out? A well-designed brochure ...
Meet Paul one of our production leads. Paul leads our print production department, overseeing the printing of client orders such as direct mail and marketing collateral. He also leads the bindery and direct mail departments.
Let's get to know Paul!
Do you have a favorite moment at CFS?
After 17 years it’s hard to pick just one. But my favorite moments are when I’m challenged and do whatever I have to do to make the client happy.
What do you love to do on ...
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CFS Welcomes Sid Davidson as Vice President of Business Development
Sandwich, MA / Norton, MA – October 4, 2017 – CFS is excited to announce that Sid Davidson has joined CFS, Inc. of Norton and Sandwich, MA as Vice President of Business Development. Sid will be responsible for creating new relationships with local and regional businesses, working with the corporate marketing team to develop campaign support materials, and providing insight and value to executive management to shape the future of our ...
Have you ever received a direct mail piece with your name on it other than the address line? Did it feel as if the company was speaking directly to you? That’s how variable data printing (VDP) works. Highly effective and targeted campaigns are created to generate a greater interest compared to a generic postcard. Have you ever thought of incorporating VDP into your own direct mail campaigns? If so, check out the tips below:
Scrub Your Data – Variable data is seen ...
A millennial myth is that they are too distracted by technology to be interested in direct mail. Marketers assume the only way to connect with them is through social media or any other type of digital marketing. In fact, the engagement rate for direct mail sent to millennials is significantly greater than non-millennials.
According to the USPS, 87% of millennials like receiving direct mail; 90% think direct mail advertising is relatable.
So what can you do as a marketer to engage with this ...
Meet Sonia - she is one of our talented Client Solutions Associates. She has worked in many different departments and she has enjoyed learning the different processes of fulfillment, printing, and client services. Currently, Sonia makes sure your print and inventory orders are processed with accuracy and getting them where they belong on time.
Do you have a favorite moment helping a client?
One moment that stands out is when a client was concerned about placing an international order. I offered additional shipping options and made ...
Why we chose Sandwich
For the 27 years CFS has been in business, we have seen an increase in our on-Cape clients and partnerships. In an effort to bring our marketing solutions, including online and direct mail marketing, print, signage, fulfillment and event support, to more of the Cape community, we expanded our operations and opened a new office on Cape in Sandwich.
When we were deciding on an office, we wanted to feel a sense of “home”, as well as the perfect location. ...
Direct mail is still considered one of the most effective marketing channels even in the digital age. If you plan on doing a direct mail campaign, there is a lot to think about. How do you know if your prospects received your mail? How will you track your inbound leads? Which ways are the most effective when trying to ensure your campaign was a success?
Here are the top ways to track your mail to ensure its success.
• Sample Piece – By ...
Direct mail works, you hear it time and time again. Why? Because it’s true. It’s a great investment because of its ROI (Return on Investment). But as good as it is, there are some creative ways to improve it. Here are a few things you can do to make your postcards stand out.
1. Use Personalization
It is difficult to ignore a postcard when it is personalized to the individual who is receiving it. Adding a person’s name to the postcard is a ...
Meet Tony – he is our Vice President of Business Development and has been working for CFS for 3 years. His daily routine includes working with existing clients to establish and maintain relationships and develop new clients from prospects and different marketing efforts.
If you'd like to learn more about Tony, watch the video below!
Click here if you’d like to connect with Tony on LinkedIn. Stay tuned for more Meet the Team!
Read the transcript below:
What advice would you give someone going into your ...