Author Archives for Mark Thing

Mark Thing

Mark Thing

Loves long walks on the beach and sunsets.

Handle more complex supply chains in the transportation industry

19 July, 2013 10:33 am

Transportation is one of the largest and most important industries in the U.S. According to Plunkett Research, the sector accounts for more than 10 percent of economic activity and has annual revenues of nearly $2 trillion. Many experts expect these numbers will only grow, and…> Read More

The answer to handling your company’s growth

16 July, 2013 11:00 am

For most companies, explosive growth is a dream. What company wouldn’t want to see its customer base and market expand quickly? The reason that rapid growth can cause problems is that it often results in disruptive growing pains that can have a negative effect…> Read More

A simple way to boost customer loyalty

11 July, 2013 11:21 am

Customers are the bread and butter for most companies, so it’s no surprise that businesses are always looking for ways to reach them more effectively. In the age of online marketing, this typically involves a single word: more. More blogs, more social media posts,…> Read More

How financial companies can avoid human error

9 July, 2013 1:34 pm

Many industries are dependent on strong document management practices, but few rely more heavily on them than the financial sector. Seemingly small mistakes on financial documents can quickly lead to massive losses. In fact, Financial Times recently reported that financial giant JPMorgan suffered billions…> Read More

Study: Customer service bests low prices

4 July, 2013 10:19 am

Many companies believe that when it comes down to it, price is the be-all end-all of commerce. In this sense, giving customers the best deals can become the single-minded quest of a business, sometimes at the expense of other – often equally important –…> Read More

Direct mail tips from the pros

2 July, 2013 3:00 pm

Companies are always looking for new ways to engage their customers – social media interactions, branded videos and so forth – but sometimes the old way is the best way. This is especially the case with direct mail marketing – even as internet marketing…> Read More

Leave the third dimension behind and focus on real printing innovation

20 June, 2013 1:40 pm

Photo source: We’ve been very excited about 3D printing and are constantly tweeting about it @OBJLUNE. There is also a great deal of talk in the rest of the world.  We are finding articles talking about how it could affect companies of all…> Read More

An easy way to save on postage costs

18 June, 2013 12:09 pm

A few weeks ago, American residents and business owners were greeted by a familiar refrain: the U.S. Postal Service is considering yet another postage price hike. The news came only a few months after the organization’s last price increase in January, and had many…> Read More

How streamlining your invoicing can improve your cash flow

6 June, 2013 1:43 pm

Creating invoices for your customers is one of the most important parts of your business, but it can also be a productivity drain if you’re not careful. Invoices contain specific customer information, require the highest standards of accuracy and have to be processed and delivered…> Read More