“Did you know that amidst the digital age, the United States Postal Service (USPS) continues to process and deliver a staggering 155.4 billion pieces of mail annually? But what makes this traditional mail method stand out in modern marketing?”
With its own museum (the Smithsonian Institution’s National Postal Museum in Washington, DC) and a fully operational retail network larger than the combined forces of McDonald’s, Starbucks, and Wal-Mart. Beyond its sheer scale and historical significance, the USPS boasts unique strengths that make it a force to reckon with in the world of marketing. Let’s explore why direct mail still thrives.
“Mail is a great communication tool. No monthly plans. No signal outages. No roaming charges. Regardless of geographic location, anyone can send a letter for just 49¢ to anywhere in the United States, its territories, and U.S. military and diplomatic installations worldwide,” the USPS says. And not only is the postal service secured and protected by over 200 federal laws, but it’s also trusted and reliable.
Obviously, there are benefits to the national postal system, but what makes direct mail so great for marketing?
Direct mail isn’t just a relic of the past; it’s a dynamic marketing tool that breaks through the digital clutter. Imagine your brand making a tangible appearance in your customers’ homes. Let’s delve into the compelling reasons why direct mail is a game-changer
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What Direct Mail Can Do for You