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11 hrs ago | Huntington News

Book Review: 'The Risk Advantage': Sports and Auto Racing...

"If your game plan doesn't seem to be working, then go back to the fundamentals."


Related Topix: Daytona Beach, FL, Direct Mail, Ormond Beach, FL

15 hrs ago | Time

Inside Ben Carson's Conservative Marketing Machine

Dr. Ben Carson, professor emeritus at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference annual meeting in National Harbor, Md., on March 8, 2014.


Related Topix: Marketing, Direct Mail

20 hrs ago |

How to protect yourself from scammers

The National Consumers League says almost a third of all telemarketing fraud victims are age 60 or older.


Yesterday | Hispanic Business

CFTC Orders Florida Resident Derek J. Bridges and His Companies,...

CFTC Orders Florida Resident Derek J. Bridges and His Companies, Empire Sterling Metals Corp. and I.P.M. Investments, Inc., to Cease Illegal... , for engaging in illegal, off-exchange precious metals transactions.


Yesterday | Customer Interaction Solutions

Digital Dog Direct Recognized for Industry Excellence; Expands Printing Solutions

Ewing, NJ April 18, 2014 Digital Dog Direct, a direct marketing service provider, announced it has expanded its printing solutions by adding large-format capabilities and high-speed full-color services.


Related Topix: Ewing, NJ, Direct Mail, Marketing, Printers

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Marketer of Robocalling Services Banned from Telemarketing

The head of an operation that enabled telemarketers to make illegal robocalls, call phone numbers on the National Do Not Call Registry, and mask Caller ID information, is permanently banned from telemarketing and robocalling under a settlement with the federal government.


Related Topix: US News


Direct tobacco marketing linked to teen and adult smoking

Direct to consumer marketing of tobacco products is reaching significant numbers of teens, as well as young adults, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Marketing, Healthcare Law, Food and Drug Administration, Law, Direct Mail


How To Get Rid Of Telemarketers Once And For All

If your phone is ringing off the hook from telemarketers, you're not alone. The Federal Trade Commission receives as many as 200,000 complaints per month from consumers who are tired of receiving "robocalls" from businesses.



Avoidance a big reason for blocking calls

The Consumer Call Blocking study found that about one in five consumers have used a call blocking app or feature to avoid unwanted calls; of those who have used these features 65% report their reasoning as avoiding telemarketers.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Call Center to Reopen in Eveleth Under New Ownership

The Eveleth telemarketing firm that closed earlier this month, taking more than 100 jobs with it, is reopening under a new owner.


Related Topix: Eveleth, MN, Gilbert, MN

Hispanic Business

Patent Issued for Synchronization of Data within an ACD System

One or more interconnected computers are typically required whenever the task is too large for a single computer or where specific tasks are provided by different independent systems and the activities of the systems must be coordinated.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Computers

This Is Exeter

Find local Business Services with Exeter Express and Echo

At CMS we love Calling, Mailing and Sharing. We utilise the power of telemarketing, direct mail and social media for our clients.


St. Petersburg Times

Valpak Direct Marketing to move headquarters from Largo to St. Petersburg

Valpak Direct Marketing Systems is moving its corporate headquarters from Largo to a St. Petersburg office park to get closer to its manufacturing center.


Related Topix: St. Petersburg, FL, Largo, FL, Direct Mail, Marketing

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Madison call center plans ten-fold increase in staff

Buoyed by state grants and tax credits totalling more than half a million dollars, a Madison telemarketing center plans to expand from fifty workers to four hundred fifty workers in a matter of months.


Related Topix: Madison, WI, Sun Prairie, WI

JD Supra

FCC Tcpa Ruling Provides Guidance on Mobile App Messaging

On March 27, 2014, the Federal Communications Commission issued a Declaratory Ruling interpreting the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act as it relates to prerecorded and autodialed calls to cellular phones.


Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Cellphones, Cell Phones, Electronics, Social Software

Business Forms Labels & Systems

GPA's Starlight Photo Lustre Paper Drives Profitable Applications

According to a 2013 Direct Marketing Association study, 79 percent of consumers react to direct mail immediately, and 56 percent of those polled think printed marketing is the most trustworthy of all communication channels.


Related Topix: Marketing, Direct Mail

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Yard & Garden

3 Quick Mid-season Direct Marketing Tips

Three things determine the success of a postcard marketing campaign. Each one is an opportunity for you to adjust your direct mail marketing to maximize your results for the second half of the busy season.


Related Topix: Direct Mail

The Bennington Banner

Unwanted calls

It usually heralds a conversation with someone I don't like, news that someone's sick or dead, unpleasant family gossip, or maybe -- my favorite -- a telemarketer or wrong number.


Related Topix: Opinion


Levittown man sentenced to life in prison for plotting to kill a judge and prosecutor

Joseph Romano, left, and David Mirkovic in a government surveillance photo outside Romano's purported coin boiler room in Delray Beach , Fla.


Related Topix: Levittown, NY

Growth and New Markets: The 2014 Inkjet Summit

The concept is relatively simple: find prospective buyers of high-speed inkjet equipment, pay their way to a resort location, and sit them down in front of the sponsors for case study presentations and one-on-one meetings.


Related Topix: Printers, Direct Mail


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