- A Whitbread spokesman said the error was due to an outside agency using an old list of contacts for a nationwide mailshot.
- Consumers were bombarded with mailshots offering new credit card deals, advertisements for credit and promotions to encourage young people to run up overdrafts and take out loans and mortgages.
- The bogus mailshots look official in appearance and focus on data protection and warn of criminal offences if companies do not register with them.
- University candidates must lobby their electoral college by means of a mailshot to their tens of thousands of voters.
- In breathless prose, delivered down the telephone or by mailshot, we are informed that this is our lucky day.
- Up to 140,000 homes in Belgium and a further 140,000 in Holland have been targeted by mailshots extolling the beauties of York as a tourist destination.
- Kingston Council is to carry out a mailshot of residents in the borough to find out more about the employment needs and aspirations of people with physical disabilities.
- A successful mailshot requires both time and effort at the planning stage.
- When we heard he was retiring we did a mailshot of our own around Harry's round and everyone thought it would be nice to give him a big thank you.
- The 500 or so firms that replied to the mailshot thought they were registering for a free service.
- The Scottish Daily Mail recently launched a massive mailshot with seven weeks' worth of vouchers offering the paper at 1p.
- Most importantly, you probably won't have a good way of targeting the mailshot, that is, making sure that only those interested in the topic covered by the mailshot, actually get that information.
- On top of this, consumers are bombarded by television and newspaper adverts, as well as mailshots dropping through their letterboxes daily, enticing them to take out credit.
- We will run mailshots for you monthly or every other month to your clients and new prospects, freeing up your time to concentrate on your business.
- How many times have you found your mailshots have missed the mark - or are addressed to the wrong decision maker?
- The main aim of a mailshot, just like any other advertising scheme, is to raise awareness and interest of the product/service that is being sold.
- Businesses have been warned about firms claiming to regulate health and safety legislation for cash after a number of companies in the district were targeted through a mailshot.
- When you introduce a new product or service, send a press release to all relevant media publications and a newsletter or mailshot to clients or customers.
- There are endless possibilities with mailshots and a well targeted mailshot is an increasingly effective way of generating business.
- The Office of Fair Trading has warned consumers to be on the lookout for personal loan mailshots which break the law by advertising misleading interest rates.