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If you want it fast you pay for it – Australia Post

Australia Post

By Victor Stranges   It seems the age of entitlement is coming to an end with our postal system. Australia Post chairman John Stanhope recently expressed that a user pays system was a serious consideration in the face of declining mail volumes and the company’s letter operations’ loss of $218 million last year.   Australia Post is not the only postal authority

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Industry going postal over bulk mail price hikes

Australia Post
By on March 6, 2014 in

By Nic White (ProPrint)   Printers and mail houses are increasingly angry about the Australia Post bulk mail price rises coming on March 31, and are fearful it will prompt direct mail advertisers to slash print volume to stay within budget.   Australia Post is planning price increases for bulk mail of more than 13 per cent for the types

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Australia Post’s “Trojan Horse” has bolted, says PIAA

Bill Healey - PIAA CEO

By Print 21   Printing Industries has come back swinging as the ACCC rubber-stamps Australia Posts’s 17% price rise on mail, from 60 cents to 70 cents, raising concerns for CEO Bill Healey. Healey warns the potential consequences for the printing industry, labeling the move a “Trojan Horse” to sneak through further hikes on bulk mail rates which Australia Post

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How to reduce postage costs

Direct Marketing - Erwins Printing

I worked in a data bureau/mailhouse for a couple of years which was a great learning experience. I used to manage direct mail campaigns and publications mailings for my clients. Early in my tenure I was fortunate to have a couple of good mentors who demonstrated the ins and outs of mailing and the often complex Australia Post guidelines and

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