Automated Graphic Systems: Using Data and Technology to Deliver Highly Personalized Communications The blog meetcharlescounty.com recently wrote a great blog about AGS, our value proposition and how we can help you! We hope you’ll read it. A few key facts: Automated Graphic Systems (AGS) of White Plains, MD is the largest printer in Charles County […]
Savvy shoppers like coupons — and online + print coupons work, as the data shows, especially for Millennials.
A digital plus print retail marketing strategy will provide you with the most value this holiday season.
According to the newest statistics from Forester research, online sales are expected to grow 13% year-over-year, which is five times faster than the projected offline growth of brick and mortar stores. What do brick-and-mortar stores need to do to appeal to us, the spoiled customers, to keep us visiting them? The biggest trend I’m starting […]
According to various reports, it’s shaping up to be a strong retail holiday season, especially for eCommerce. We are keeping those shipping companies extremely busy. Looking back at last year, holiday sales made up approximately 10.6% of all retail sales for all of 2016. It’s a fact that ecommerce holiday sales have been rising year over year, […]
If you’re a marketer in the retail space you’re likely to be hyper focused on precisely targeting your key demographics through data. I know you’re collecting data because, well, who doesn’t? Everyone is collecting data but the key is what do we do with the data? Large retail companies, usually with over $1 billion in […]
dis·rup·tion disˈrəpSH(ə)n/ noun noun: disruption; plural noun: disruptions definition: disturbance or problems that interrupt an event, activity, or process. In today’s world of decreasing marketing budgets and understaffed departments operating with an, “I need this yesterday” deadline, quick turnaround is the name of the game. I have seen this trend for quite some time, so […]
Last month I touched upon direct marketing in my Print is Alive and Well post, so I’m taking a deeper dive into integrating print with online advertising. (And, because, who doesn’t like a little traction on their blog posts?!) It’s clear that marketers are looking for new ways to grow, and that consumers are demanding […]
Remember those days when customer loyalty programs meant you were given a little punch card to carry in your overfilled wallet to tally your purchases so you could eventually be awarded with a discount on shoes, a free coffee or a car wash? Admittedly I have one of those still for Kleen Wave Car Wash…and […]
At AGS, we do a lot of things. But one of our main focuses is books. We print books. Some of the books aren’t super sexy, and many you won’t have heard of, but I love that we have a role in creating books that people use to learn, immerse themselves in another world or […]