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Chris Kiddy Joins Lettershop

23rd November 2018 | Categories: YM Group

Lettershop is pleased to welcome Chris Kiddy to the sales team as Business Development Manager.   He joins from Paragon CC where he initially spent 10 years as an apprentice. Progressing through a variety of functions including commercial, account management and business development, Chris brings a broad mix of experience and background that is well…

Go Direct Marketing gains ISO 27001 certification

14th November 2018 | Categories: Go Direct Marketing, YM Group

GDM has successfully gained the ISO 27001 Certification for Information Security Management. By achieving this internationally recognised certification, GDM has demonstrated its commitment to data protection and continuous improvement. Ali Child, Client Services Director said, ‘We’re delighted to have gained this certification as it provides assurance to our clients, staff and suppliers alike that we…

BPIF Health & Safety Seal of Excellence

9th November 2018 | Categories: Pindar, The Lettershop Group, YM Chantry, YM Group, York Mailing

The YM Group is proud to announce that all four of its operational companies – YM Chantry Ltd, Pindar Scarborough Ltd, The Lettershop Group and York Mailing Ltd – have all recently successfully gained the BPIF Seal of Excellence for Health and Safety Peter Greaves, Managing Director of the web division, said ‘We’re delighted to…

Home Retail Group awards YM Group with “Job of the Year 2018”

1st November 2018 | Categories: YM Group

YM Group has, for the second consecutive year, been awarded “Job of the Year 2017” in the Home Retail Group’s (HRG) internal print awards. This prestigious award was given by the Sainsbury’s Argos Print Buying team. Each print job is scored against important key performance indicators: sales account management, strategic account direction, print and finishing…

YM Group wins Direct Commerce Innovator Awards 2018

30th October 2018 | Categories: YM Group

YM Group has won the “Creative, Content & Print Production” category in the Direct Commerce Innovator Awards 2018. The awards, which are organised by the Direct Commerce Association, are designed to “enable trailblazing suppliers to bring their innovative solutions and services to the attention of the entire Direct Commerce community”. This prestigious award was given in…

Halloween Mailer

30th October 2018 | Categories: The Lettershop Group

It’s Halloween and here are some scary statistics on plastic in our lives: The world uses over 300M tonnes of plastic per year (UNEP) Up to 1 million seabirds and 100,000 marine mammals and sea turtles die each year from eating plastic (Monterey Bay Aquarium) By 2050 the amount of plastic in the world could…

Partially Addressed Mail

15th October 2018 | Categories: YM Group

Lettershop Managing Director Simon Cooper was one of a great list of presenters today at the ‘DISCOVERING NEW DONORS BY REDISCOVERING DIRECT MAIL SEMINAR’ organised by Royal Mail MarketReach and WPN Chameleon. Royal Mail’s new Partially Addressed mail product, which has been on trial, was a hot topic across speakers from Oxfam, The Institute of…

Tom Kilroy joins YM Group

18th September 2018 | Categories: YM Group

The YM Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Kilroy who has joined their Senior Leadership Team as Group Business Development Director. Group CEO Steve Goodman says “We are delighted to welcome Tom on board. He will be a tremendous asset with his Group wide remit and will play a pivotal role in…

Not so plastic fantastic

23rd August 2018 | Categories: The Lettershop Group, York Mailing

Simon Cooper, Managing Director at Lettershop comments on Paper Wrap in the recent article “Not so plastic fantastic” in Print Business.    

YM ready with new paper wrap solution – Print Week article

13th August 2018 | Categories: YM Group

YM Group is poised to roll out a new paper wrapping option for catalogue and magazine customers who want to move away from polywrap. Read the full Print Week article.