Design Spotlight: The Staged Mailer

Timeless entertaining and unexpected, the dynamic Staged Mailer design has been a fan favorite for years. In most instances, it ships flat, making this design postal-friendly and cost-effective, but when you open it up, there is nothing flat about it. The Staged Mailer has been used to present pop-up replicas of buildings, products, logos, etc. For this design, literally all the world is a stage. Take a look at some examples.


Delivering the Right Content at the Right Time

We were recently reading an article related to content marketing trends and one paragraph, in particular, stood out to us. It read: “As more content goes online, consumers can find it hard to find the information they really want and need. As a result, marketers will need to find new ways to differentiate their content with creativity, new formats, research, and unique approaches.” We couldn’t agree more.

Although digital marketing has grown exponentially in recent years, traditional print marketing continues to be effective when delivering that targeted one-to-one connection with consumers especially when used in creative and unconventional ways, and when it comes to content marketing it’s all about delivering the right message to the right people at the right time. Here are some examples of how some industries and brands are delivering relevant content using print.


Design Spotlight: The Changing Picture

What do you do when you want to communicate a then and now, an old before new, a problem and solution or a cause and effect in print? Here’s one way. The Changing Picture! This design has been a client favorite for years because it is impactful and effective at communicating any sort of before and after.


In Pharma, Education is Everything

When it comes to sales aids, training materials, detail aids and starter kits, presentation AND organization is everything! Cool graphics and artwork on the outside will most likely get your recipient to open up the box, but how it’s all presented on the inside is just as important.


Design Spotlight: The Telescoping Mailer

Direct mail has been been proven to increase response rates and make a lasting impression, but we firmly believe good design is instrumental when it comes to its effectiveness. Amazing creative, a great call to action and delivering that “Oh my gosh, this is so cool!” moment make all the difference between a lackluster direct… Read more »


Recruit and Engage Prospective Students!

We recently stumbled across this article by the USPS that summarizes some recent statistics that support the effectiveness and relevancy of direct mail with millennials. Some key findings from the article and these studies is below.


The Art of the Great “Unboxing” Experience

Sephora unboxing

The rise of influencer marketing has led to another social media phenomenon – the “Unboxing Experience.” The definition of Unboxing is the act of documenting oneself, mostly on video, of opening a packaged product from a box and displaying, reviewing, and showing off its contents. The unboxing experience has become almost as exciting as what’s inside… Read more »


How to be Best in Show

Phygital Roadshow Centre-Pop Mailer

No other industry has been affected by the pandemic and its lingering effects more than the trade show and events industry, but last week proved there is a light at the end of a very long tunnel. Thousands of attendees flocked to Computer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, one of the most (if not… Read more »


2023 Predictions and Trends for Social Media and Direct Mail

A new year brings with it the promise of something new, fresh and different and as consumer behaviors evolve and new technologies arise, the way brands look at their marketing strategies must also be new, fresh and different. We are always excited and on the lookout for emerging marketing trends, so we scoured the internet… Read more »