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Direct Mail 

Direct mail commands attention in the hands of your recipients: it's tactile, it's unique among a sea of digital alternatives, and it elicits response.

Custom Direct Mail Package

Create a complete, custom direct mail package for your audience. Tension can help with every step along the way of your campaign, from the concept all the way to the actual mailing. 

Direct Mail Envelopes

Direct your recipient's attention to your offer with an expertly crafted direct mailpiece. Tension's eye-catching direct mail envelopes can help complement your campaign and are available in a variety of options including involvement features, specialty papers, finishes and inks, and special designs.

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New to direct mail or could you use a refresher on running a campaign? Take a look at our Direct Mail Basics white paper series and equip yourself with the knowledge for a successful mailing.

Featured Blog

How much time should you build into your marketing campaign schedule to plan for direct mail? This blog features a timeline that can help you anticipate your timing needs.

Direct Mail Inserts

You trust Tension to create your direct mail envelopes. Now you can look to Tension for what goes inside: direct mail components and forms that complement the outer envelope.

Direct Mail Inserts and Buck Slips

Simplify your day by working with one trusted source to create your entire direct mail campaign.

Finishes and Inks

Custom finishes and inks can help your design and copy resonate with your audience. Highlight your call to action with a shiny foil stamp or metallic ink, or give recipients an overall effect with a textured emboss or soft to the touch finish.


Are you looking for higher response rates to your direct mail marketing efforts? Check out our interactive direct mail envelopes and learn how these unique involvement opening devices can help you capture recipient's attention.

Special Design

Your business is unique. Our unique and specially-designed envelope products can help meet your operational, marketing or customer needs. ​

Specialty Papers

Shiny, tough, secure or sustainable. No matter your need, we’ve got you (and your mail contents) covered with our specialty envelope paper options.

Continuous Forms for Direct Mail and Invoice Statements

Continuous forms enable the creation of high volume, high impact forms that are inserted into your direct mail piece and convey your message with dynamic printing and personalization.

Blog Posts Related to Direct Mail Services and Products

Product Spotlight: Metallic Paper Envelopes By Erin Moloney October 23, 2019
Learn about Tension's lustrous, shiny metallic paper envelopes.
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Product Spotlight: Trailing Edge Die Cut Envelopes By Erin Moloney May 28, 2019
Discover the unique, eye-catching direct mail envelope with Trailing Edge.
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Product Spotlight: Hot Note® By Dave Quarnstrom February 6, 2018
Give your mail recipients ocular whiplash with Hot Note sticky note envelopes.
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