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5 STEPS TO RETRIEVE INACTIVE CUSTOMERS

Increasing sales is often associated with gaining newer customers, but customer acquisition statistics show it is much easier to sell to your existing clientele. It costs at least five times more to gain a new customer than it does to sell to an existing one. This is why a lot of businesses are putting their…

IMPACT BRANDING: FIND AND AMPLIFY YOUR BRAND’S UNIQUENESS

No matter what industry you’re in, getting your company recognized is essential to building a loyal customer base. While logos and slogans are standard marketing techniques to get your business noticed, that only scratches the surface of what branding can accomplish. Learn how to take your marketing to the next level with Impact Branding: Find…

GAIN, IMPROVE OR RESTORE BRAND CONSISTENCY THROUGH ECOMMERCE WEB-TO-PRINT FULFILLMENT

Brand inconsistencies can hamper your marketing efforts, but a quality and tech-savvy eCommerce printing service can provide both a solution and a whole new set of opportunities. If your business has more than one location, it’s possible to have different managers or purchasing agents contracting a variety of local print or digital services while also…

YOUR THREE-STEP PLAN TO ATTRACT, CONVERT AND RETAIN CUSTOMERS: STEP 1

A high churn rate can be your business’s worst enemy. It’s the percentage of customers that don’t stick around or come back. Considering how much time, effort and cost goes into acquiring customers, you want to keep them. How well you retain customers can, however, be connected to how you go about acquiring them. Overall,…

THE RIGHT WAY TO DO A MULTI-CHANNEL DIRECT MAIL CAMPAIGN

Studies show that companies can build more trust with current and potential customers by opening more lines of communication. Armed with this information, many companies have been doing just that. Their methods of communication now include mailing services, text, phone calls, chat boxes, social media and email. Many have also been using indirect forms of…

PANTONE COLOR OF THE YEAR

2019 PANTONE COLOR OF THE YEAR: LIVING CORAL If you’re looking for a color with hints of pink, but with added power, then Pantone’s 2019 Color of the Year, Living Coral, is an excellent choice. Living Coral has energetic elements of pink, orange, gold and red, absorbing the best parts of each. Like its namesake,…

4 WAYS E-COMMERCE SITES BRING BETTER BRAND CONTROL AND CONSISTENCY

No matter how careful your organization may be, there’s always a chance for brand inconsistencies to creep into your marketing communications over time as your business evolves or your staff changes. In fact, your organization may be especially vulnerable if: You operate several locations Your marketing materials are accessed by multiple people Your printed materials…

3 Ways to Inspire Your Team

Business owners and managers who set lofty goals know it takes many contributions – large and small – across all areas of the company to reach them. And that takes cultivating an environment where your team members are motivated and engaged. As much as you may understand your business and what it stands for, communicating…

3 CREATIVE WAYS TO ADD VALUE TO YOUR SIGNAGE

Thanks to advancements in large format printing, creative signage solutions are more affordable than ever. Here are three trendy ways you can spice up your company’s space with eye-catching signs and large graphics: 1. Go Green In many sectors, industry standards dictate certain environmental regulations about waste and materials. Environmentally friendly inks and materials can…

TIPS FOR CONDUCTING AN INFORMATIVE BRAND AUDIT

Performing a brand audit enables you to evaluate what your current marketing and communications strategies are (or are not) saying about your brand and provides a qualitative assessment of your brand identity’s overall strength and consistency. Marketers surveyed by Demand Metric Research Plus said branding inconsistencies result in market confusion (71 percent), damage credibility (56…