CMA – The Canadian Marketing Association (CMA) is the only marketing association in Canada that embraces Canada’s major business sectors and all marketing disciplines, channels and technologies.
XPLOR – Xplor’s mission is to be the community of choice for education, information sharing and networking that continually strives to meet the needs of our members and to provide leadership to the evolution of the document systems and customer communications industry.
PODi – PODi is a global, member-supported not-for-profit organization. Our goal is to drive demand for marketing applications powered by digital print & help members build successful digital print businesses.
PODi Best Practices Winner – Workflow Automation Winner – Distributech and client Manulife Financial won the award for converting a traditional fulfillment kit workflow with a digital kit solution. Cost reduction, ROI improvements and streamlined processes were all benefits of this solution.
Bell Technology Award – Distributech, a leading integrated fulfillment and document management company, received the Technology Award for an application they developed called DOX. DOX is a marketing application that enables clients to find, download, customize and order materials from a client’s website.
Environmental Printing Award– Distributech was awarded the Gold Award at the EPA for the industry’s Most Environmental Process. The award was received for our DOX_returns application, designed to reduce the volume of direct mail by eliminating database records that have been returned as invalid. This project was implemented for HP Canada, the co‐winner of this prestigious award. Highlights of the project include:
- Return mail rate reduced from 15% to 5%
- Total waste saved ‐ over 16,000 mailers, the equivalent of approximately 73 trees*
- Approximately 100,000 undeliverable records captured in a database
* estimates provided by Ecological Mail Coalition