Hurricanes and other catastrophic events can have a tremendous negative impact on mailings. Recently, for two of our clients, trucks filled with their mail were destroyed en route by vicious hurricane winds and rain. But PMG was able to identify the exact sectional centers and addresses affected and immediately provided replacement data and materials.
One of our clients had a complex prospect mailing with 11 different versions mailing at the same time. Because of the number of individual zip strings, there was very little postage savings. But, because PMG manages postal logistics for our clients in addition to the production, we were able to work out a plan to[...]
Too many mailings are disrupted or extra postage is required because the package turns out to be just a bit overweight…even after a mock-up is done. To eliminate these problems from the get-go, one of PMG’s Team Leaders devised his own computer program that enables us to plug in all the components, and generate a[...]
An agency partner was unsure of the physical inventory for a recent acquisition mailing and renewal series for its brand-new client. PMG visited the new client’s site to analyze both its inventory and its mailing processes. We found a lot of inventory that could be either discarded or combined, and gave the customer a full[...]
A prestigious cultural organization and its agency were concerned that a long-planned fundraising test would have to be canceled or delayed when a critical piece of art did not materialize on time. But PMG, with a resident graphic designer and pre-press operation on-site, was able to create the necessary art and the test mailing went[...]
An agency partner had a museum client who wanted to upgrade their donors based on previous giving history. All online renewals had previously been generic and they knew there had to be a way to take existing giving data and upgrade those donors. The Engage) Group developed a unique ask string email and customized landing page[...]
More than 10,000 flat pieces being drop shipped for one of our clients were destroyed when the freight truck carrying more than 188,000 pieces of mail caught fire. To add to the complexity of the situation, this was the first mailing in a sequence being sent to donors. Thanks to our proprietary mail-tracking system, we were able to[...]
A local homeless shelter was having a tough time getting their artwork finished for an important event. They asked if there was any way we could “speed up the mail” and PMG’s answer was YES. We arranged to have their invitations trucked directly to the local postal facility, shortening the delivery time and enabling the[...]