Blog posts • May 25, 2017 12:50 BST
All businesses are conscious about expenditure. Everyday costs add up and firms soon start seeing that revenue doesn’t quite stretch as far as it used to. With their limited budgets, mounting costs are a real challenge for small businesses; one that can force them into drastic actions, such as reducing staff or moving.
Blog posts • Feb 27, 2017 16:03 GMT
In order to keep providing its excellent services, The Royal Mail has announced that its price changes across franking machine and parcel tariffs will come into effect 27th March.
Blog posts • Dec 14, 2016 16:20 GMT
Digital communications has changed the way we keep in touch in our business and personal lives but when it comes to Christmas greetings, traditional mail is still the best. According to Royal Mail research, 72 percent of people who celebrate Christmas prefer receiving a traditional card to getting a festive message via text or social media.
Blog posts • Dec 07, 2016 11:30 GMT
All businesses need to be able to count on the swift and reliable delivery of their communications. Product brochures, invoices, quotes and all the many other critical business mailings – they must all reach their destination when the business needs them to. Customer satisfaction and business reputation – not to mention revenue – depends on it.
Blog posts • Nov 30, 2016 14:30 GMT
From Christmas cards, thank you cards, invoices and Christmas catalogues, to sending out those last minute responses, your franking machine will help your business have its best Christmas yet.
Blog posts • Nov 24, 2016 14:30 GMT
What’s the best way to keep in touch with your customers? It’s often hard to know with so many options on offer. From emails to social posts, there have never been so many ways to communicate. But do any of these new channels work as effectively as a piece of emotive mail?
Blog posts • Sep 27, 2016 14:30 BST
Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust runs three hospitals in the West Sussex region. These include St Richard’s Hospital in Chichester, Southlands Hospital in Shoreham-by-Sea and Worthing Hospital. Formed in 2013, the Trust serves a population of 450,000 people.
Blog posts • Aug 10, 2016 15:08 BST
Back in January, Royal Mail increased the prices of its wholesale and retail bulk mail tariffs across all classes by 0.5 percent to 1.9 percent. The rise in tariffs made all businesses – in particular those with a high volume of mail output – re-evaluate their mailing processes in a bid to control increasing cost.
Blog posts • Jun 30, 2016 15:00 BST
UK small businesses are wasting hundreds and thousands of pounds every year by using stamps to send their mail. Forty per cent of small businesses surveyed recently by Neopost (in conjunction with Businessinfo magazine) still stick stamps on envelopes rather than using a modern alternative like a Mailmark franking machine.
Blog posts • Apr 07, 2016 15:55 BST
Franking machine users receive savings on every item of mail sent versus stamps. The discounts don't stop there! By formatting mail to be read and validated by Royal Mail's automated sorting technology, your business could be entitled to postal discounts of up to 34% off standard mailing costs. Royal Mail discounts are easily accessible via a franking machine.
Blog posts • Mar 14, 2016 15:54 GMT
In January 2016, Royal Mail increased the prices of its wholesale and retail bulk mail tariffs across all classes by 0.5% to 1.9%. While the rise was below the level of previous years, businesses are becoming more conscious of the money they are spending when communicating with customers and contacts.
Blog posts • Feb 01, 2016 12:39 GMT
Royal Mail have announced that franking postage prices will change from 29th March 2016. Full pricing details will be announced at the end of February, and to receive new pricing information straight to your inbox enter your details at www.royalmail.com/prices2016
Blog posts • Jan 06, 2016 12:44 GMT
Neopost’s wide range of equipment and software can help businesses win new customers and sell more to existing customers through: • Professional presentation and brand image • Reliable and accurate communications that boost customer satisfaction • Personalised communications that ensure the right message reaches the right person through the right media
Blog posts • May 11, 2015 11:16 BST
The recent Royal Mail price increase, which saw the cost of 1st and 2nd Class stamps go up by 1p, came into force on 30th March. While this may not sound like a drastic increase, with so many still relying on physical post to communicate with customers, it all adds up – particularly for smaller businesses.
Blog posts • Apr 02, 2015 14:00 BST
Monday's 1p hike in the price of a first class stamp is a reminder that even at a time of zero inflation the cost of some items continues to rise. Raising the cost of sending a letter is never popular. At a time of falling prices at the pumps and on the High Street, it is even less likely to be welcomed. Instead of railing against Royal Mail, why not turn the price increase to your advantage.
Blog posts • Oct 13, 2014 16:49 BST
New figures released this week by the CBI show that the financial services sector is enjoying its strongest period of growth since the 2007 crisis, with a rise in income, profits and recruitment. Despite these encouraging signs, the outlook for the UK economy as a whole remains mixed.
Blog posts • Apr 17, 2014 10:11 BST
This April sees the launch of Mailmark™, Royal Mail’s new generation of intelligent franking. Here at Neopost, we have everything in place to ensure your business is able to make the most of its new, cost-effective benefits.
Blog posts • Dec 05, 2013 11:47 GMT
FOLLOWING a £70million investment, Royal Mail will soon be introducing the next generation of franked mail - Mailmark. At Neopost we see Mailmark as an exciting initiative that will ultimately make franking an even more attractive option. Royal Mail’s Mailmark will be progressively introduced during the course of 2014.