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Customers enjoy Print Training Day at YM Group

27th March 2018 | Categories: Pindar, YM Group

  The YM Group hosted a customer print training day on 15 March at Pindar Scarborough. This comprehensive programme introduced the world of print to over 40 retail, mail order and publishing customers. The informative sessions covered colour management, print and binding, creative mailing pieces and postal solutions, the power of door drops and finally…

Plumo sign up with Go Direct and Go Analyse

5th September 2017 | Categories: Go Direct Marketing, YM Group

Go Direct Marketing’s Client Services and Analytics team are working with Plumo on improving their customer retention and acquisition strategies. Plumo’s data will be held within the Go Analyse ‘live’ system – a user friendly web platform which provides invaluable data intelligence, real time reporting and instant KPI’s to retailers. Plumo sell a range of…

Business team expands at Go Direct Marketing

16th August 2017 | Categories: Go Direct Marketing

Go Direct Marketing’s new business team has been strengthened with the appointment of Debbie Conetta as Head of New Business and Ben Defrates as Sales Manager. Debbie brings a wealth of experience from the direct to consumer channel having previously worked at Epsilon Abacus and latterly More2. She has a great understanding of data and…

End to end campaign service for Crafter’s Companion

16th August 2017 | Categories: Go Direct Marketing

Crafter’s Companion are benefiting from a full end to end campaign service from Go Direct Marketing. They undertook their first mailing in July and are planning further mailings during the Autumn/Winter season. Go Direct Marketing works closely with Crafter’s Companion to target existing customers and new prospects to generate new business.

Argos awards YM Group with Job of the Year 2017

21st June 2017 | Categories: Pindar, YM Group, York Mailing

YM Group has recently been awarded the prestigious “Job of the Year 2017” in the Home Retail Group’s (HRG) internal print awards. The award was given by the Argos Print Buying team. Several years ago, the Argos Print Buying Team introduced an internal scoring system for every job printed. Each job is scored against important…

Short grain print press at YM Chantry

16th May 2017 | Categories: YM Chantry, YM Group

The YM Group has recently increased its print capability by investing in a Goss Sunday 5000 64pp short grain press at YM Chantry, growing production capacity at the site by around 40%. This is the group’s fifth short grain press confirming its position as leading short grain print provider in the UK. Norman Revill, Group…

Bamboo uses Go Analyse for real time customer data

29th March 2017 | Categories: Go Direct Marketing

Go Direct have worked with Bamboo Clothing for nearly 4 years helping them with their direct marketing strategy on both retention and acquisition. In this time their turnover has grown 6 times from 1.5 million to 6 million and revenues are projected to exceed 8 million this year. Bamboo have now started to use Go…

Pindar’s Becky Colling joins the GDM team

24th March 2017 | Categories: Go Direct Marketing

Becky Colling has joined the Go Direct Marketing team as a Senior Account Executive. Becky who previously worked in the customer services team at group company, Pindar, brings with her a wealth of print knowledge and experience. Ali Child, Client Services Director sees many advantages with the move, “It’s great that employees can move within…

Antoinette Cragg joins the print apprenticeship scheme at Pindar

13th March 2017 | Categories: Pindar, YM Group

17 year old Antoinette Cragg (Toni) has joined the expanding press room team at Pindar. Toni initially started to study for her A levels at the local sixth form college but decided that she would prefer to pursue a practical apprenticeship. Seeing the advert on the National Apprenticeship website she applied and was successful in…

National Apprenticeship Week 6-10 March 2017

14th February 2017 | Categories: YM Group

National Apprenticeship Week will be celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.  The week is designed to celebrate the positive impact apprenticeships and traineeships have on individuals and the economy. The week will bring together apprentices and employers to demonstrate the benefits that an apprenticeship can bring, including the opportunity to build a successful career. It…