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Office of Inspector General (OIG) Report "What's Up with Mail? How Mail Use is Changing Across the United States" Resource Guide
To better understand the changing dynamic of traditional mail use among Americans and look closer at the local peculiarities of mail use, the OIG has analyzed mail volume across the United States.
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Office of Inspector General (OIG) Report "Assessing Marketers' Barriers to Direct Mail" Resource Guide
Direct mail has long been an effective form of advertising, offering marketers a way to reach customers.
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Designing Mail Pieces That Engage from Target Marketing Resource Guide
Engaging. Compelling. Arresting. Even disturbing. These are all ways to design an engaging mailpiece.
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USPS Mail Moments: 2016 Review Resource Guide
The USPS commissioned Summit Research to conduct a study on 2016 Mail Moments.
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2015 EMA Mailing Industry Job Study Resource Guide
The 2015 EMA Mailing Industry Job Study reveals the Mailing Industry's strong impact.
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Media Usage Survey 2016 by Target Marketing Resource Guide
An annual report analyzing marketing investments in terms of budgets, media, tools and strategies.
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Direct Mail: Integral to the Marketing Mix Resource Guide
InfoTrends data on how the envelope is integral to the direct mail campaign, as presented at the 2016 Envelope Manufacturers Association conference.
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Two Sides Survey: Reading from Paper or Reading from Screens Resource Guide
Two Sides, a global nonprofit organization created to promote the responsible production, use and sustainability of paper and print, commissioned a survey on consumer reaction to the switch from paper-based to digital media
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Access for All: American Attitudes Regarding Paper & Digital Information Resource Guide
Consumers for Paper Options commissioned a survey on attitudes toward efforts by the government and private sector to transition consumers to digital formats.
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Office of Inspector General (OIG) Report "Enhancing Mail for Digital Natives" Resource Guide
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) commissioned research of Digital Natives to better understand current uses and perceptions of mail, and reactions to digitally interactive and well-design mailpieces.
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Office of Inspector General (OIG) Report "Will the Check Be in the Mail? An Examination of Paper and Electronic Transactional Mail" Resource Guide
Office of Inspector General (OIG) report detailing consumer preferences for receiving and paying bills.
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Office of Inspector General (OIG) Report "Enhancing the Value of Mail: The Human Response" Resource Guide
Office of the Inspector General (OIG) report on the comparative effectiveness of mail with neuroscience.
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