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The Direct Mail Company

Cambridge office: 08456 349 522
Milton Keynes office: 08456 431 595


A UK based Direct Mail companyUnited Kingdom

<< Data

The data aspect of any campaign is vital, we help you ensure it remains fresh, cleansed, updated not only to reduce wastage but to improve postage discounts.
<< Personalisation

Whether it's a postcard, one piece mailer, letter, cd, or a magazine that needs personalising we have the equipment to apply further information as well as the standard items.
<< Envelope Inserting

We can insert anything from a business card to an A4 newsletter and even odd requirements such as pens and mouse mats are easily dealt with.
<< Polywrapping

We run a selection of poly-processors, handling packs from DL up to oversized A3. We can use plain or registered printed polythene, all of which is degradable to lessen the impact on the environment.
<< Fulfilment

We offer a bespoke solution allowing for storage of products, leaflets etc which can be collated and packed for despatch. We can even provide order management, telephone responses, and payments.
<< Postage Discounts

First Mailing offer exclusive discounted rates on UK Postage up to 35% and up to 22% on International Postage. As Postal Operators we provide ongoing reductions for bulk direct mail.
<< Other Services

We can provide the production of media formats to suit your campaigns needs, e.g. DVD or USB. We also reproduce files and print the products in full colour, providing a quality finished product packed to suit.

Introducing Digital Marketing to First Mailing

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First Mailing specialises in Direct Mail and fulfilment and has over 20 years’ worth of experience and knowledge. Direct Mail continues to be very responsive and has been proven to be more responsive when combined with digital marketing. The DMA reported that mail is much more effective and can boost return on investment by 20% […]

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Success for The Triangle Trust

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First Mailing is delighted to celebrate a remarkable success with The Triangle Trust a medical charity celebrating its 25th year. We were contacted by the Chairman of the Appeals Committee Peter Callaghan from The Triangle Trust about a potential campaign they wanted to mail. Peter found the First Mailing website and gave us a call […]

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It seems that prices are going up for everything. So let First Mailing deliver some good news.

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Despite Royal Mail increasing the postage rates from the start of 2017 – First Mailing prices are remaining low along with some amazing bulk discounts this means we can offer rates from 19.5p per item subject to qualifying criteria. Please feel free to contact us to find out if this price increase affects your future […]

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First Mailing Offices Christmas Opening 2016

Please find below a list of our Christmas 2016 opening hours – if you have a specific query relating to this please do not hesitate to contact us. *Please note: -Opening hours may vary and skeleton crews only may be in operation on these days. Please contact your local branch to check opening & closing times […]

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Last Posting Dates for Christmas 2016

For your convenience we have listed below the last posting dates for Christmas 2016. If you have have questions regarding this please contact us as we would be happy to help. International Economy (formerly known as Surface Mail) International Standard (formerly Airmail) and all International Tracking and Signature services (formerly Airsure® and International Signed For®) […]

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Huntingdon Installs 4th Polywrapping Line

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Due to high demand we have taken the decision to invest in a new STS polywrapping line to increase our capacity. Across the First Mailing group we now wholly own 7 polywrapping lines consisting of 4 Sitma Lines, 2 STS lines & 1 Norpak line. We are lucky enough to have an amazing team of […]

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What Brexit means for data protection and retailers

On 25th May 2018 a new EU Directive on data protection comes into force and this will have an impact on the way that retailers market to potential customers. It is the most significant overhaul of data protection legislation for over 25 years and despite the UK’s decision to Brexit data protection specialists agree that […]

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Keeping 2016 Postage Price Changes to a Minimum

From the 4th January 2016 Royal Mail and all Downstream Access operators will be increase the postage rates.  We are pleased to advise they have been kept to a minimum this year for e.g. Advertising mail is only increasing by approx. 0.5% Business Mail is only increasing by approx. 1.8% Please feel free to contact […]

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New Production Facilities at First Mailing

First Mailing of Glebe Road, Huntingdon, has increased its existing production facility by an additional 25% to cater for 2 new 3 year contracts recently secured. The good news comes as the business invests in an additional polythene wrapping line. The business currently wraps and distributes a range of leading magazines titles to homes and […]

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Investment in staff training delivers for First Mailing

With the shift towards traditional Direct Mail services continuing the growth in new business at First Mailing has seen 2 new apprenticeships offered within the Administration department to cope with 2 new mailing contracts. Huntingdon Regional College will be delivering the supporting Level training. ‘We are very pleased to invest in our employees, developing the […]

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