SMP News

SMP Chair, Judith Donovan CBE, gives her views on GDPR, the new additions to the SMP Board - and how the World Cup would impact upon the sector. Speaking to PrintWeek, our Chair chatted exclusively to journalist, Jez Abbott, about the introduction of four Board members...

Today is the day that the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules come into effect, following their adoption by the European Parliament two years ago. GDPR is the first major shake-up of personal data protection for almost two decades and increases the rights of individuals...

The Strategic Mailing Partnership (SMP) is preparing to welcome its members and some of the industry's largest operators to its second 'Technical Summit' event. Experts from Royal Mail, WPN Chameleon, the DSA carriers and MarketReach will all be coming together to discuss a range of topics...

We are proud to announce that six of our SMP Board members’ companies they represent have been named in PrintWeek’s Top 500 list for 2018. St Ives, Communisis, Williams Lea Tag, Paragon Customer Communications, YM Group and Adare SEC have all been named in the publication’s...

JICMail provides marketers with a long-overdue currency to support media planning. Worth an estimated £1.7bn annually, advertising mail is the third-largest media channel in the UK according to advertising spend, yet it has long been without a “currency” to support media planning. However, last month JICMail, a...

The SMP Board, on behalf of its members, has unanimously agreed to adhere to the Royal Mail Wholesale’s Code of Practice regarding scam mail. Scam mail is sent with the sole intention of obtaining money through deception and/or fraud and can come to you by phone,...