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CMS Signs High-Value Mailroom and Logistics Deal With Hearst UK

October 25, 2018 10:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

CMS Network – the leading mail, courier and logistics specialist, part of The Delivery Group, has signed a three year, high-value deal with the world leading publishing and events company Hearst UK, for the provision of full mailroom management services at Hearst’s new flagship home in the heart of Leicester Square, Central London. The all-encompassing contract includes the supply of full inbound and outbound mail, UK, International and same day couriers, warehousing and dedicated transport services as a one-stop-shop offering.

Why Direct Mail is Delivering in a Digital Age

October 19, 2018 9:21 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Graphic - why direct mail is delivering in a digital age Rewind a few years to the breakthrough of email as a widespread communication tool.  Many industry experts were convinced that the immediacy and targetability of email would cement its position as the direct marketing technique of choice – to the obvious detriment of more traditional methods such as direct mail. Yet whilst the fortunes of direct mail have fluctuated since email’s arrival, the technique has remained an essential component of the marketing mix.  

CMS Names Mark Calladine as New Managing Director

August 20, 2018 11:11 am Published by Leave your thoughts

CMS, part of The Delivery Group, has appointed Mark Calladine as its new Managing Director. Mark has served as the company’s sales director since 2013 and he begins his new role in the wake of The Delivery Group’s recent management buyout.  Mark has over 20 years’ experience in both logistics and print management solutions and has previously held senior positions at Romax Marketing & Distribution and DHL Global Mail.

CMS Celebrates 50 years of Success

March 8, 2018 9:57 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Managed mail and delivery expert CMS is celebrating its golden anniversary after 50 successful years of operation.   The Rotherhithe-based company, whose clients include Barclays, Sage, Bauer and Haymarket, was founded in New York in 1968. The company’s origins were in the secure and compliant distribution of financial research and IPO (Initial Public Offering) documentation – a service CMS still provides for leading financial businesses across the globe today.  

The Mailroom – the forgotten facility

February 1, 2018 3:20 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The first quarter of 2017 saw the UK’s private sector outsourcing market record its strongest quarterly performance in five years, with businesses agreeing deals worth £2.42 billion according to the Arvato UK Outsourcing Index. The outsourcing model continues to shape private sector strategy, enabling businesses to focus on core areas of expertise amidst a climate of increased competition. Nearly every aspect of business operation is covered - IT, catering, reception, engineering maintenance, cleaning, security, waste management, office space management - the list goes on. There remains, however, one essential component of corporate performance that is generally overlooked: the mailroom.

CMS Gain FORS Bronze Accreditation

December 19, 2017 11:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Managed Mail experts CMS Network have been awarded the Bronze Standard Accreditation by the Freight Operations Recognition Scheme (FORS) in acknowledgement of its commitment to safety and compliance. CMS, which is part of The Delivery Group, received the award for the high standards and continuous improvements at its London operation.

CMS sorts up to 20,000 items per hour

December 5, 2017 1:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Specialist mailroom outsourcing and timed delivery experts CMS are celebrating the launch of their revolutionary technology which sorts up to 20,000 items per hour with the unique ability to take an image of every item as it passes through their network.