Royal Mail news

We are working closely with customers to improve the barcode read rate performance of Mailmark poly-wrapped large letters. To continue the progress made in resolving this issue we are extending the period of testing poly-wrapped large letters until 30 June 2019. The testing results so far Over...

We are pleased to announce that from 20th August 2018 we are rolling out the Advertising Mail Catalogue service which we have been trialling since January 2016. The Advertising mail Catalogue services gives customers an opportunity to take advantage of five exclusive price points for both...

On 21 December 2017, we were pleased to inform you of the imminent introduction of a 48-way sortation option for machinable letter services. It was the result of an industry-led initiative to deliver improved operational efficiencies that industry suppliers told us could benefit the whole mail supply chain....

Royal Mail are pleased to announce the launch of a new Publishing Volume Commitment Incentive on 2nd January 2018. Additionally, to benefit the publishing industry, we are extending the scope of our existing Business and Advertising Mail Testing and Innovation Incentives so that customers can...

On 21 December 2017, we were pleased to inform you of the imminent introduction of a 48-way sortation option for machinable letter services. It was the result of an industry-led initiative to deliver improved operational efficiencies that industry suppliers told us could benefit the whole mail supply chain....

The Royal Mail  GDPR guide is now available to download from the Mailmen site. The guide takes you through what the GDPR regulations mean, GDPR case studies and 12 ways mail could help you thrive in a GDPR world. http://www.mailmen.co.uk/GDPR/mail-opportunities The upcoming new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)...

Over the summer we worked with mail producers and customers to promote the use of Mailmark services when posting poly wrap large letters by allowing customers to test their mail. A number of customers used the test facility. Results from testing show that where mail...

Following the High Court granting an injunction on Thursday, October 12th, Royal Mail and the CWU are following the contractual dispute resolution procedures set out in the Agenda for Growth (AFG). Royal Mail and the CWU have now jointly appointed a mediator for talks between the...

The ICO has confirmed that it will not be issuing final guidance on key areas such as consent and Legitimate Interests until December at the earliest. Draft guidance on the contracts between Controllers and Processors has been issued. The office has also begun to...

We are excited to bring to your attention a new Royal Mail trial offer for advertisers. We know that Mail and Door Drops (Unaddressed mail) share many capabilities but are often planned in silos. We believe there is an opportunity to combine both mail channels...