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Forward Thinking Professional Brochure

4 tips for creating a professional brochure

Are you tired and frustrated from your customers and prospects ignoring your brochures?  It's time to rethink your approach. 4 tips for professional design to ensure your brochure clicks with your customers: 1. Have ...
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4 keys to crafting awesome print marketing materials

Your print marketing materials are often your customer’s first impression of your business—so it’s vital that your postcard, mailer or brochure is designed to pack a punch and ensure lasting impact. Print marketing materials ...
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4 ways to maximize your marketing budget

Small business owners know they’ve got to keep an eye on their bottom line. At the same time, the only way to generate leads and grow your business is to promote it. Cue your ...
Forward Thinking SOCIAL Great Catalog

Do catalogs get read? Why great catalog design still stands out!

Everyone remembers the childhood joy of poring through catalogs during the Christmas season. When that big, thick “look book” arrived in the mail it was like a peek into Santa’s bag of toys. So ...
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How to pick your paper: weight, coating and more… what do the numbers mean?

We’ll admit it: choosing the right paper for your print project can be confusing. With so many choices—like paper weight, coating, colors, brightness, opacity…it may leave you thinking: in the end, paper’s just paper ...
Art Micro Pitch

The art of the micro marketing pitch

When you’re faced with a small space, it’s tough to convey a big message! Postcards, brochures and flyers need to say a lot in a very small amount of real estate: you need to perfect ...
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4 must-haves to help your rebranding resonate

Decided it's time to change up your look? The decision to rebrand is often a complicated one. Does your company need a logo facelift? Brand identity tweaks to reach a new market? Or a ...
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Postcards can help your next marketing campaign shine

Are you sick of stressing out over your next marketing campaign? Let's face it: undertaking a marketing campaign (especially a direct mail campaign) is fraught with PRESSURE. There are design considerations, crafting your message, ...
5 Must Have

5 must haves on your next direct mail piece

Direct mail is (hands down!) one of the most effective methods for reaching your customers. For some of us, this is great news. For others, not so much. For example, your sales team may absolutely ...
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So, you got a holiday fruitcake… now what?

OMG, what can be done with this gift? It's that time of year and you might just get the dreaded, well-intentioned fruitcake as a holiday gift. Fruitcake... that thing that looks like a brick ...
Direct Mail New Heights

Taking Direct Mail Personalization To New Heights

Designing a direct mail piece and sending it to your entire mail list will never be as effective as personalizing your message to each of your segment’s needs. If you’re not segmenting your customer ...
FT Blog CleanList

Bank Money Every Year… Clean Your Customer List

It's easy to bank some money every year... clean your customer list! Customer lists tend to age quickly. An average of 20% of business people change jobs each year, and 1 out of 6 ...
Every Door Direct Mail

Reduce the cost of direct mail up to 70%

Many people think that direct mail is expensive, and it can be. But it doesn’t have to be that way. You can reduce the cost of direct mail by as much as 70 percent ...
Testimonial Connections

Connections Education gives Web-to-Print an A+

When Connections Education was looking for a way to simplify ordering of stationery, business cards, direct mailers and other printed materials for its 39 schools, it turned to Heritage’s innovative Web-to-Print service. Using a ...
Supercharge Trade Show ROI

Supercharge your trade show ROI

Failing to plan for your participation in a trade show is planning to fail. Without a solid plan for pre-show marketing, attracting the right attendees to your booth during the show and post-show follow-up, ...
Testimonial Derse

Heritage “displays” exceptional responsiveness to Derse

When Derse, a full-service face-to-face marketing agency that builds trade show exhibits, events and environments for top brands across the globe, received a request for proposal from a major automaker, it pulled out all ...
Cross The Finish Line

Avoid common file problems and successfully cross the finish line.

Nothing can derail a print project faster than pre-press errors with the file you’ve sent to your commercial printer. Here are 9 of the most common problems we see, and how you can avoid them to ensure ...
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Heritage inspires Mt. Mary University’s alumnae communications

Alumnae of Mt. Mary University are inspired and empowered women who are committed to challenging and transforming their communities and workplaces. Andrea Miller, Director of Alumnae Engagement, holds her suppliers to a similar high ...