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Is this a good price for direct mailing?

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by Doug88, Jan 26, 2009.

  1. Doug88

    Doug88 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 14

    Im printing and sending 10,000 4x6 postcards.

    printing is $550

    postage is .24 a piece
  2. TXNSLighting

    TXNSLighting LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Messages: 6,463

    And the total is...tax and all?
  3. newtostone

    newtostone LawnSite Senior Member
    from NY
    Messages: 681

    If your getting .24 per for mailing thats a list price. If your doing saturation mailing that price should be anywhere from .13-.19 but no higher.

    And its a 6x4 Postcard...The post office always loves to correct me.
  4. LB1234

    LB1234 LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,208

    double sided, black/white, color?

    more specifics.
  5. patphish

    patphish LawnSite Member
    Messages: 13

    550 for the printing i think is good .24 to post is not so great
  6. Doug88

    Doug88 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 14

    4x6 double sided color
  7. StBalor

    StBalor LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 798

    where you getting them from?
  8. clallen03

    clallen03 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 514

    Thats to much for printing. CLUBFLYERS.com you can get that many for $200. IM not sure what your rates are for direct mailing but I just got a quote for $2400 for 10K postcards delivered. Thats 3 drops of 3333 at a time. I can also chose what areas/post routes to mail them to. They also tell me the median income for what ever areas I decide to go with.

    Im not sure how good these rates are for direct mailng but I do know that the rates for the flyers are very hard to beat.

    Good luck

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