1. Send a sample
Just a dummy of size and weight. It doesn’t have to include the creative.
2. Include a trackable response mechanism
Phone number ideally. Web links can often be too difficult to track.
3. Use the maximum pagination & dimensions
Use the maximum pagination & dimensions
4. Package correctly
Shrink wrapped, boxed, and no falling over in the lorry. This causes delays in transport, and printers will wait for no-one
5. Deliver on time and to specification
Changes affect postage costs and transport. Anything out of specification will be refused in the magazine, and you will be liable if the insert is different to what was booked.