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3 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

Tracy Baxter Reports: Hold the line, it's time for Telemarketing II

Talk about hitting a nerve. I should have known I'd get plenty of email activity when I invited readers to respond to my published rant last week about unwanted telemarketer phone calls and the apparent inability of the "Do Not Call" registry to effectively address the problem.


Mon Jul 21, 2014


Independence Blue Cross receives multiple awards for top-rated Medicare marketing campaigns

Independence Blue Cross received top honors from several well-known international and local awards programs for its excellence and creativity in developing outstanding marketing and communication initiatives.


Related Topix: Marketing, Direct Mail


Feds Seek Hackers' Help in Zapping 'Rachel' the Robocaller

Federal regulators hope hackers can help put a stop to what millions Americans and the government so far have been unable to: those annoying automated telemarketing calls from "Rachel from Cardholder Services."



Privilege Promotions: Could the Rise of Digital be Beneficial for Direct Marketing?

Recent reports have suggested digital marketing is set to dominate the marketing industry in the next five years.


Related Topix: Marketing, Direct Mail

Fox Point

Postal Employees Help Stamp Out Hunger

Every second Saturday in May letter carriers in more than 10,000 cities and towns across America deliver much more than mail when they walk and drive along their postal routes.


Related Topix: Campbell Soup, Food, Direct Mail, Marketing


How to make money off illegal telemarketers

Courtesy ABC News By Elizabeth Leamy via Good Morning America The next time a telemarketer calls you, don't think of the phone ringing.


Business Journal

Three local men charged in $7.5M telemarketing scheme

Three local men were charged via criminal information with scaming more than 70,000 people out of $7.5M in a telemarketing scheme.


Related Topix: Jenkintown, PA

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Hispanic Business

West Chester resident recognized for cultural work with quilts

The as one of nine new recipients of the National Heritage Fellowships. The NEA says Mazloomi and other honorees were chosen for their artistic excellence and their efforts to conserve American culture.


Related Topix: Life, Quilting, Hobbies

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Kansas City InfoZine

Kansas Sues Medical-alert Device Companies for Violating No Call Act

Topeka, KS - infoZine - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt has sued a group of Utah-based medical device companies for violating the Kansas Do Not Call Act.


Related Topix: Kansas

Room 8

Robocalls , auto dialer and automated calling

Robocalls You will find different cell phone calls that is robocalls perceived as irritating or excess.


Related Topix: Cellphones

Fri Jul 18, 2014

WNDU-TV South Bend

Home security scammer target of Indiana attorney general lawsuit

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller has filed a lawsuit against Jerome Edmond and USA Promotions for making illegal pre-recorded calls and for impersonating an ADT home security systems representative.


Related Topix: Indiana

Judge halts company's claims about spray product

Polk County District Court Judge Michael D. Huppert issued an injunction Thursday against Americare Inc., its owner and two telemarketers.


USA Today

Q and A: Keep your browsing secret

Q and A: Keep your browsing secret Kim Komando answers questions on consumer technology.


Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, Gmail, iPhone App, iPhone, Apple, Startups

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Throwing the book at directory scammers: 5 B2B frauds to watch out for

Wily deception. Masters of impersonation. International intrigue. We could be describing PBS' re-imagining of Sherlock Holmes, but we're not.


Related Topix: Baskervilles

Wed Jul 16, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

400,000 Iowans eligible for refund after court ruling, Attorney General says

Based on the companies' records, the Attorney General's Consumer Protection Division determined which Iowans are eligible for a refund.


Related Topix: Iowa, Marketing, Des Moines, IA, Polk County, IA

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Printing Impressions

SG360 , a Segerdahl Co., Acquires Direct Mail Printer Lehigh Direct, a Division of Visant

July 15, 2014 - SG360, a Segerdahl Co., has announced the acquisition of the direct mail printing company, Lehigh Direct, a division of Visant.


Related Topix: Direct Mail, Marketing, Wheeling, IL, Broadview, IL


Experienced Entrepreneur and Publisher Assumes Ownership of Valpak of Southeast Wisconsin

Ford brings three decades of publishing, sales and advertising experience to his new venture with Valpak.


Related Topix: Direct Mail

Palm Beach Post

Man gets 7 years for phone - thievery' in Palm Beach County scheme

Another player in an international telemarketing business in Palm Beach County is going to prison, federal prosecutors said - this time 7.25 years for Peter L. Massimino II.


Related Topix: Palm Beach County, FL

Times Herald-Record

Tracy Baxter Reports: Do Not Call Registry hasn't wiped out phone intrusions

A frustrated reader named Lois wanted to vent. She sent off an email the other day informing me that she continues to get bombarded by unwanted telemarketing phone calls, even though she's one of the millions who signed up to get them blocked.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics

The New Zealand Herald

Small business: Advertising - Dominic Sutton, Pumpt Advertising

Pumpt Advertising was started in 2003 with my last paycheck. We initially started offering direct mail solutions, but over time the offering has extended further.


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Direct Mail, Sales


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