As we approach the new year, SpeakingDIRECT will be taking the opportunity to reflect on important marketing trends from 2018 and look forward to what we might expect for 2019. In the coming days, my colleagues Karen Weil and Debora Haskel will examine ongoing trends in the evolving paper market and changes we can expect […]
At IWCO Direct, there is a lot that goes into keeping our production equipment aligned with the growing needs and complexity of highly-personalized, data-driven marketing campaigns. Marketers continue to expand their use of personalized messaging in all parts of their direct mail designs. We are continually exploring the latest technologies and personalization equipment to fulfill […]
Almost 60 years ago, the late Harvard Business School professor Theodore Leavitt coined the term “marketing myopia.” Leavitt is probably best known for the statement, “people don’t want a quarter-inch drill, they want a quarter-inch hole,” which is how he helped students understand [...]
Navigating the Sensitive Healthcare Market and Creating a Personalized Customer Experience with IWCO Direct 1to1
Marketers know that highly personalized offers using variable creative layouts and content (text and images) are the most direct route to acquiring new customers for products or creating members for loyalty and other continuity programs and services. Today’s consumers, especially millennials and Gen X buyers, respond...
Earlier this year, I wrote that marketers’ urgent need to send data-driven, highly personalized offers presented us with a challenge: to find and implement a configurable technology platform that provides a user-friendly workflow that automates the management of variable offers, text, and images. IWCO Direct’s answer to this challenge is IWCO Direct 1to1℠.