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Good news! Tabbed mailers are now an accepted format for Mailmark

  We’ve just received word from Royal Mail that they’ve made improvements to their Mailmark letter specifications and can now accept tab sealed mailers with no wrapping needed. At RNB we have the facilities to produce this format of mailer which can now be...
Your GDPR questions answered

Your GDPR questions answered

Can you believe, 1 whole year has passed since GDPR was introduced?! We still get a lot of questions about it so we thought we'd give our social followers the opportunity to ask us their GDPR questions as part of our latest competition. And you didn’t let us down! We...

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Take advantage of our free data health check

Take advantage of our free data health check

FREE DATA HEALTH CHECK WITH YOUR NEXT DIRECT MAIL ORDER Is your data in need of some TLC? On face value, you might think your data is OK but typical symptoms, including bad formatting, goneaways and house movers may be lurking, undetected. But the RNB Data Doctor can...

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Our guide to envelope sizes and their uses

Our guide to envelope sizes and their uses

Envelope Sizes - the RNB Group guide If you’re planning on sending out a mail campaign, you might be wondering what envelope size should I choose? We’ve created a comprehensive envelope size guide to help you make the right decision and select the best envelope for...

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What would happen if RNB held its own Grand National?

What would happen if RNB held its own Grand National?

RNB Grand National 2019 Runners Don’t forget, it’s the Grand National this Saturday and it’s time to start thinking about who you’re going to back. But what would happen if RNB held its own Grand National? We think the betting odds would look something like this......

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6 reasons why mail marketing rocks

6 reasons why mail marketing rocks

Mail marketing rocks. OK, we admit, we do say that all the time but it really is a great way of reaching customers, clients and prospects alike. But you don't just have to take our word for it. We think these 6 key takeaways from Royal Mail’s Neuro-Insight 2018...

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New Konica Minolta printers at RNB

New Konica Minolta printers at RNB

We’ve recently had an exciting delivery at RNB Group. Our warehouse now homes 4 brand new Konica Minolta printers. We’ve swapped out some of the older machines for two new colour devices and two new mono boxes. Both models have upgraded features compared to our...

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Donation to St Vincent’s Food Bank

Donation to St Vincent’s Food Bank

RNB were recently commissioned to design and print a flyer for St Vincent’s Community Support Centre for their fundraising ball. A couple of us went for a visit to get the brief and were so saddened, humbled and inspired by what we saw that we felt we had to do...

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What does your business card say about you?

What does your business card say about you?

Are you in need of business cards for your business or looking to redesign your existing ones? This isn’t a task to be rushed. Your business card is an absolute essential in your business toolkit and it says a lot about you. It’s more than often the first impression...

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Should I choose Digital or Litho print?

Should I choose Digital or Litho print?

If you’re in the market for print, you may be wondering whether your best option is to go down the digital or litho print route. We’re here to outline the key differences between the two. Hopefully this guide will tell you everything you need to know in order to make...

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What would make you open mail marketing?

What would make you open mail marketing?

In a recent social media competition we asked you, "what would make you open mail marketing?" And you didn't let us down! We received 128 fantastic entries across our Facebook and Twitter pages. We noticed some common themes from the entries received, so we thought...

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The ultimate guide to brochure printing

The ultimate guide to brochure printing

Our guide to brochure printing You might think that printing a brochure or booklet is a pretty straightforward process. But there are several factors to consider that will influence the final product. If printing a brochure is new territory for you, we really think...

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Colour printing frequently asked questions

Colour printing frequently asked questions

FAQs on colour printing When it comes to print, one of the most important factors to get just right is colour. Colour is what gives a brand its identity and instant recognition. Just look at the likes of Coca-Cola and their iconic red or Starbucks with their green....

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RNB Group celebrate Christmas 2018

RNB Group celebrate Christmas 2018

It’s not been a dry January for us at RNB Group! Seeing as the run up to Christmas is one of our busiest times of year and we're often running 24 hour shifts in December to make sure all of our customers Christmas mailings go out on time, we decided this year to...

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We’re answering your Direct Mail and GDPR FAQs

We’re answering your Direct Mail and GDPR FAQs

Although GDPR came into play back in May 2018, there are still many questions surrounding the topic of direct mail and GDPR. Marketers want the answers to questions like…   “Can I send direct mail without consent post-GDPR?” “Should I introduce direct mail into...

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What exactly is direct mail marketing?

What exactly is direct mail marketing?

If you’re wondering, just what exactly is direct mail marketing, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve trawled the internet and collected various definitions of direct mail marketing, as well as sharing our own,  plus lots of extra information on direct mail.  ...

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3 reasons why you shouldn’t ignore mail marketing

3 reasons why you shouldn’t ignore mail marketing

It’s been said in the past that mail marketing is dead but in a GDPR world it’s more alive than ever. We truly believe mail marketing is an awesome way to reach customers and prospects alike. And we think you’ll agree after reading our 3 reasons not to ignore mail...

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Jargon busting direct mail glossary

Jargon busting direct mail glossary

Whether you're familiar with direct mail or are completely brand new to it, it’s always handy to have a resource to guide you on direct mail terminology and jargon. That’s why we’ve created a handy glossary to capture every direct mail related term we could think of....

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Different paper sizes and their many uses

Different paper sizes and their many uses

Paper has so many different uses and there’s a size for every project If you work in print marketing or any sort of marketing for that matter, we’d always recommend getting clued up on different paper sizes and formats you’ll potentially encounter. In this guide we’re...

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Fun at the Print Week UK Awards 2018

Fun at the Print Week UK Awards 2018

On Monday 22nd October a couple of us were lucky enough to attend the Print Week UK Awards as guests of HP Indigo. The gala dinner and awards presentation was held at Mayfair’s swanky Grosvenor Hotel and included a champagne reception, a 3-course dinner and...

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