Royal Mail stamp and franking prices have only got a few weeks left at their current rates. From March 27th 2017 the fees paid by stamp, standard
franking and Mailmark franking machine users are increasing. Stay ahead in business by being proactive and aware of what this means for your enterprise.
In order to make the most out of the Royal Mail's services it’s important to know your stuff. With a bit of research and planning you can
save yourself and your business lots of time and money when it comes to inbound and outbound mail.
Technology has completely changed the way that inbound and outbound mail works within a business. As mailroom technology evolves, you need to ensure
your business mail solutions are keeping up!
In order for your business to thrive you need to be managing costs in each area. Unnecessary spending in your mailroom, for example, can have a knock on
effect to the rest of the budgeting. Because sending and processing mail can be an ongoing expense, it’s important to review the effectiveness of your
Since its mainstream introduction in 2014, Mailmark has been changing the face of the mail services industry. Mailmark offers the potential to track
mail location and delivery, improve reporting and management of tariffs.
Do you feel that many service providers promise great benefits in their sales literature and spiel but fall short of expectations when they are called
on to fulfil these same promises? It’s often when a crisis occurs that you find out the customer service standards are much lower than you’d expected.
In a high volume mailroom you need the maximum level of efficiency. Staff can work devotedly but they simply won’t meet the processing times achieved
by mailroom equipment.
It’s a common misconception that enterprises need to be medium or large to enjoy cost savings and efficiency improvements but even if your business
operates from a home office you can save time and money sending as little as five items of post a day.
Switch from stamps or franked mail to smart technology franking machines which allow users to take advantage of Mailmark, Royal Mail’s optimum service
and pricing package. As an incentive for businesses the smart franking machines on the market have VAT reclaim benefits.
Here at IMS we don’t focus solely on franking machines, we serve clients with ancillary products from letter inserters and openers to postal scales
and Excel monitoring machines.
At IMS Franking Machines we don’t just supply the franking machine for you to achieve optimum technology and cost savings. We are
proud to deliver a complete service which includes the ancillary products which can assist users whether they’re in a large post room or a small
to medium business.
IMS Franking Machines strive to deliver the best information and products to clients and as a leader in the mail services consultancy field we want to
remind you that you could achieve a better deal and employ state of the art technology for your postal tasks.
Royal Mail actively promotes franking machines with price incentives and cutting edge technology so why would you want to work with yesterday's 'easy to
tear' and more costly method?
The introduction of the first franking machine came about as a solution to the problems being faced in the worldwide postal system in the nineteenth century.
The issue of paying for letters and parcels needed to be addressed so up stepped Norwegian Engle Frankmussler, who developed his ‘Postage Stamp Affixing
Machine’ in 1884.
DX mail services are here to save your day and help you with all your minimal mailing tasks that you just can’t seem to find the time
to get to.
A simple change to franking machines to send and pay for your mail means that less time is spent on post preparation, there is no wastage of funds, electronics
and ink won’t tear like traditional stamps, and you’ll be able to account for expenditure in an effective and measured manner.
Whatever your business size you can make effective and welcome savings on the cost of postage. We hate to be the ones to tell you but using stamps hampers
your business. Sorry, we know it is tough news to take but you can alter this very quickly and conveniently with IMS franking machines and franking
The Royal Mail has released its price changes that come into effect on 29th March 2016.
A few Mailmark™ customers have commented that when franking their mail after 5pm, the mail items are being pre-dated for the next day.