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How to make shipping a selling point

November 14, 2018
Category: Franking Machines

When it comes to online businesses, it pays to take the shipping and postage options of your products into deep consideration. Data supplied by the trusted currency business, comScore, showed that up to 74% of those interviewed had abandoned their... Continue reading

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Calling online sellers: here comes the parcel postbox

October 19, 2018
Category: Franking Machines
Calling online sellers: here comes the parcel postbox

 

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Do I need a franking machine?

October 12, 2018
Category: Franking Machines
Do I need a franking machine?


Every business of any size needs to ask themselves the question – do I need a franking machine?

It is a popular misconception that fran... Continue reading

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Three tips for a tidy mailroom

September 07, 2018
Category: Franking Machines

The mailroom is the hub of many businesses. Ensuring correspondence is dealt with in a timely manner – whether that’s post coming in or going out – is what makes many organisations tick. And delays can be extremely costly. To mak... Continue reading

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Offer free shipping - with the help of a franking machine

August 22, 2018
Category: Franking Machines
Franking machines and free shipping

Posting, packaging, shipping, sending, mailing – whatever you call it, it is an essential part of running an online sales business.

So essential, in... Continue reading

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Can I use a franking machine at home?

July 24, 2018
Category: Franking Machines

Can I use a franking machine at home?


When we think of franking machines, the first place the mind goes is to the mailroom. Whether staffed by a team of one or 100, the mailroom is the franking machine’s natural... Continue reading

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The franking machine: a brief history

July 16, 2018
Category: Franking Machines

The franking machine: a brief history

Concerns about mail fraud are nothing new. Since the very first adhesive stamp was issued in the 1840s, postal authorities have been fretting about the risk of fraud and counterfeits.... Continue reading

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5 facts about franking machines...

June 26, 2018
Category: Franking Machines
5 facts about franking machines...

If you run a small business or work in a mailroom, the chances... Continue reading

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Why does your business need a franking machine?

June 08, 2018
Category: Franking Machines
Why does your business need a franking machine?

There’s no doubt that physical mail volumes are de... Continue reading

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GDPR: A kick in the mailbox or a great opportunity?

May 31, 2018
Category: Franking Machines

GDPR: A kick in the mailbox or a great opportunity?


No doubt the last few weeks have seen you peppered with mails that are titled along the lines o... Continue reading

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Franking machines - should you lease or buy?

May 25, 2018
Category: Franking Machines
Franking machines - should you lease or buy?

When browsing franking machines, the most importa... Continue reading

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Are you making the most of Mailmark?

May 15, 2018
Category: Franking Machines
Are you making the most of Mailmark?

The latest Royal Mail franking technology is a cut above trad... Continue reading

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Royal Mail Getting Better at Stopping Scammers

April 27, 2018
Category: Franking Machines

Royal Mail Getting Better at Stopping Scammers 

It's easy to criticise the Royal Mail – the service is perhaps not the most professional and reliable in the business world. But to their credit, Royal Mail has drastically... Continue reading

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High-Tech Mail Franking Is Catching Cheaters

January 29, 2018
Category: Franking Machines

High-Tech Mail Franking Is Catching Cheaters

A mail franking machine you might purchase from IMS Franking would rely on ink to print both postage and addresses. As such, it is quite easy for Royal Mail officials to know... Continue reading

Business Mail Services Aren't Going Anywhere

December 18, 2017
Category: Franking Machines

Business Mail Services Aren't Going Anywhere

Experts in the fields of communications and logistics have been predicting that business mail will eventually be made obsolete by the digital age. Interestingly enough, they h... Continue reading

Franking Machines: Should You Buy or Rent?

November 20, 2017
Category: Franking Machines

Franking Machines: Should You Buy or Rent?

There comes a point in the life of every successful business at which management has to decide how to handle business mail. Should the company continue using over-the-counter se... Continue reading

The Do's and Don'ts of Office Supplies

November 15, 2017
Category: Franking Machines
The Do's and Don'ts of Office Supplies

In addition to being your source of mail franking machines and supplies, IMS Franking can also keep your workplace fully stocked with the most common office supplies ranging from paper pr... Continue reading

When Start-Ups Invest in Mailroom Supplies

November 06, 2017
Category: Franking Machines

When Start-Ups Invest in Mailroom Supplies

It is not unusual for a start-up to begin in an entrepreneur's home. From technology start-ups to service-orientated businesses, new entrepreneurs often don't need a lot of spac... Continue reading

Smart Franking Machines Rule the Festive Season

October 27, 2017
Category: Franking Machines

Smart Franking Machines Rule the Festive Season

Royal Mail has just announced recommended posting dates for people sending Christmas mail and packages to both Western and Eastern Europe. Though the posting dates don't ne... Continue reading

World's Most Remote Post Office to Open Soon

October 20, 2017
Category: Franking Machines

World's Most Remote Post Office to Open Soon

Does your company struggle to make sure its mailroom services continue running at optimal performance? If not, perhaps your mailroom staff would like a bigger challenge. You m... Continue reading

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