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What do you mean it's not BB8?

Posted in: Investment, Direct mail, Direct mail, What do you mean it's not BB8? When we were asked to go down to our mailing department for a demonstration of PlatinumHPL's new BB300, I thought, how wonderful, this must be a much updated version of loveable Robot BB8 from the latest Star Wars franchise. How wrong was I?
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Gone Away Suppression Service

Posted in: Direct mail, Hints & Tips, General News, Gone Away Suppression Service Are you tired of having to manually go through all of your returned mail after a DM campaign? Are you tired of manually updating your database to conform to GDPR regulations with opt outs? Well, why not let PlatinumHPL do the hard work for you.
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Mail works smarter and harder

Posted in: Direct mail, Mail works smarter and harder Customer relationships have been enhanced as technology and digital media have changed the world of advertising. Producing outstanding results from mailing has become easier, marketing focus has become a necessity.
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Christmas campaigns - 1400 parcels

Posted in: Direct mail, We recently completed the fourth stage of a Christmas campaign for a national client. Producing point of sale posters, window vinyls, lightbox posters, hinged promotion cards, wrapping paper, self cling vinyl baubles and even individually cut out snowflakes.
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Platinum investment leads the way with Fuji Proofing

Posted in: Direct mail, Design & Marketing, Once again Platinum have stamped their intent on the market by introducingFuji remote proofing to its customers. This new software allows clients to upload artwork directly into the pre-press workflow, with automatic pre-flight, live annotation and many advanced approval features.
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Ahead of the curve 'Print Monthly Recognition'

Posted in: Direct mail, Design & Marketing, Read more about our success and recognition for being ‘ahead of the curve’ as published by UK Print Monthly magazine
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New mark to be applied to letters by Royal Mail

Posted in: Direct mail, New mark to be applied to letters by Royal Mail Some of Royal Mail’s customers have talked to them about both their intention to do this and the timescales in which printing was due to start. They listened to the comments and, as a result, chose to take some additional time to consider their plans for the introduction of the Royal Mail mark.
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Martin House corporate challenge

Posted in: Charity News, Direct mail, Martin House corporate challenge Platinum client Keycare was responsible for raising £2044.23 for Martin House.
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Platinum launch new websites

Posted in: Direct mail, Platinum launch new websites Platinum are pleased to announce the launch of our new websites, dedicated to specific areas of our business. Over the following months, both of the sites will be modified, adding new content to provide our clients, both new and old with more informative content.
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New digital press arrives

Posted in: Direct mail, Investment, New digital press arrives Platinum are pleased to announce the arrival of a further digital press – improving speed of turnaround, flexibility of paper types and repeatability of colour – all in one swoop.
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Platinum Print makes Ricoh C901 investment at Northprint

Posted in: Direct mail, Platinum Print makes Ricoh C901 investment at Northprint Managing director David Wyvill said he had been looking to boost the £2.8m turnover firm’s digital capabilities for 12 months, with the company beginning its search at last year’s Ipex.
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£130,000 investment and new jobs

Posted in: Direct mail, Investment, £130,000 investment and new jobs We have recently installed a new Grutzmacher mail processing machine, adding a further dimension to the mailing division at Platinum and enabling an even speedier service to customers. Running at full capacity, the Grutzmacher can insert over 1,000,000 envelopes a month and operates at three times the speed of a standard inserter.
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Fast Track to company stationary

Posted in: Direct mail, Fast Track to company stationary Web2Print or remote publishing is a quick and easy way to revise or re-order stationery or promotional material using a pre-designed template for the print items where you, your staff or your branches can alter text, typeface, copy, images and layout within the prescribed limits of your template which you control.
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