Key takeaways from Canada Post’s 10th Annual Think Inside The Box (TITB) Direct Marketing Conference

Nearly 600 marketing professionals attended Canada Post’s day-long 10th Annual Think Inside The Box (TITB) direct marketing conference in Toronto in late October, where industry leaders explored the latest insights, trends, research and creative possibilities. As it turned out, the customer experience loomed large. The conclusion: Marketing is all about a customer’s mindset. Basically, the … Read more →

CAMP seeks speakers for future events

The Canadian Association of Marketing Professionals (CAMP) is currently creating a speakers database for its monthly events, and is urging both its members and non-members to join. “Would you like to share your expertise, a strategy or product, a success story, or a challenge that your brand, organization or agency has faced? Your colleagues from coast … Read more →

Mark Andy named exclusive U.S. distributor of DuPont Cyrel products

Mark Andy has been appointed the exclusive distributor of DuPont Cyrel flexographic platemaking systems in the United States. Mark Andy Print Products, the supplies and consumables division of Mark Andy, first entered into business with DuPont in early 2014, serving as a distributor for the Cyrel product line, including plate materials, processing equipment, imagers and … Read more →

InkRouter launches xPRESS for niche print providers at no cost

InkRouter (Las Vegas, Nevada), a complimentary print-procurement software solution for web-to-print storefronts that connects resellers of print and promotional products with print providers worldwide, has unveiled InkRouter xPRESS. The web-based technology is a turnkey solution that expands the market for printers with a unique product that doesn’t require a fully automated workflow. The InkRouter xPRESS … Read more →

A fascinating look at Experiential Marketing

From CAMP (Canadian Association of Marketing Professionals) and B2B blogger, copywriter and Content Marketing Consultant Patrick Icasas, comes a fascinating look at Experiential Marketing. Experiential Marketing allows consumers to physically interact with a brand in a memorable and unique fashion. This is done by immersing the consumer in a controlled environment meant to associate the … Read more →

Printed direct and transactional mail for B2B and B2C marketing continues to rise: Bakergoodchild

Birmingham, UK-based direct-mail fulfillment and print management services provider Bakergoodchild, has revealed that printed direct mail and transactional mail for both B2B and B2C marketing purposes, continues to be on the increase in part due to their ability to achieve the best results and impact. According to Bakergoodchild, the two elements work together and can … Read more →

How businesses can influence buying decisions using comprehensive visual communications

Here, Drue Townsend, Senior Vice President of Marketing at Fastsigns International, briefly reminds us about the impact of visual graphics in influencing consumers’ buying decisions – especially at this time of year.  A key need for businesses during the holiday selling season is getting their message out. So it’s important to have a visual communications … Read more →

Lewellen is new Marketing Coordinator at Mutoh

Mutoh America (Phoenix, Arizona), a leading manufacturer of wide-format printers and cutters, has welcomed Andrew Lewellen as its MarCom and Promotions Administrator. Lewellen’s experience with social media, customer service and technology, makes him the perfect fit for the position, said the OEM. Working under the guidance of David Conrad, Director of Sales and Marketing, Lewellen’s … Read more →

Printi to donate thousands of printed notebooks to Cradles to Crayons Boston

It’s an accepted fact that when a marketing program is at its very best, it will also involve altruism – in this case, helping your local community. Printi, a Boston-based online printer that caters specifically to creative professionals (from graphic designers to small businesses and marketers), has announced a significant notebook donation to Cradles to … Read more →