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Solving Print's Pain Points

An exclusive Printweek supplement highlighting businesses that have risen to the industry's challenges.

Royal Mail wanted to offer parcel-like tracking on its USO service

Ofcom updates on Royal Mail regulation

Ofcom has proposed that the current framework regulating Royal Mail should be kept in place for a further five years.

Digitisation has made it easier to collect  data

With great opportunity comes great responsibility

Print and mail processes must have integrity and compliance built in. Quadient’s Derek Adam considers how print service providers (PSPs) and mailing houses can verify every sheet.

Royal Mail's Sunday parcel delivery service is “rapidly approaching a 15m items a year” business

Royal Mail calls for more flexibility on USO

Royal Mail has announced record first-half profits along with plans to “level up” its parcel offering with a seven day, one price, go everywhere service – while at the same time aiming to ensure its...

Domestic parcels volumes up 34% on same period in 2019

Royal Mail updates on trading

Royal Mail addressed letter volumes have bounced back in the group’s latest trading update, but are still down nearly 20% on the equivalent period in 2019.

Businesses believe flexible working is here to stay

Generating new revenue streams through hybrid mail

With the pandemic accelerating many clients’ reliance on digital communications, could hybrid mail represent an opportunity to future proof and grow your business?

Barber: we have some great plans for the future

Barber leads MBO at UK Mail Digital

DHL has sold its UK Mail Digital business to an MBO team led by managing director Andy Barber.

Horler: perfect pro print solution to complement brand-new operation

Service Graphics takes UK first for new mailing operation

Service Graphics has installed the UK’s first Konica Minolta AccurioPress C7100 at a new direct mail operation in the west country.

Mailshop management team with Carr front left and Ellis front right

New era for fast-growing Mailshop

A buy-in management buy-out (BIMBO) has been completed at The Mailshop, with former Citipost strategic sales specialist John Ellis joining the business as managing director.

Parcel volumes are up 19% compared with pre-pandemic levels in Q1

Royal Mail updates on Q1

Royal Mail has reported strong sales in the three months to 30 June in a trading update alongside its AGM.

YM: material uncertainties around new business growth and contract wins

YM directors 'confident' despite note on accounts

YM Group’s delayed accounts include another increase in losses and a ‘material uncertainty’ note – although the firm’s directors remain confident the business can deliver on their future growth plans.