ABOUT SMART DISTRIBUTION SOLUTIONS

Door to Door at Smart Distribution Solutions

Smart Distribution Solutions is more than a national door drop specialist. We work with a range of advertisers and media agencies to target, plan and deliver effective campaigns.

Our approach is the same whether you are a local business or a national retailer – we work with you to understand your needs, make recommendations based on your objectives and help you get the best return from your marketing investment.

Our core strength has always been door drop marketing. However due to the evolving requirements of our clients, our portfolio has expanded to cover the full range of direct marketing services.

Smart Distribution Solutions help you to select the right audience and offer impartial advice as to how best to reach them. We are not tied to any particular delivery channel, but work with you to select the best possible solution for each brief.

Whether it is your first campaign and you are looking for guidance or you have been planning door drops for years and are looking for some fresh ideas, we can help you to get more from this brilliant and unique medium so please get in touch.

It’s all in the detail, and we care about detail.

SERVICES

DATA

We love data and it forms the basis of any successful campaign. We have access to a wide range of data sources that can improve the effectiveness of your marketing. We can help manage existing customer databases and help you source new prospects to increase the reach of your campaign.

INSIGHT

We work with you throughout the planning process to help you understand your target audience - who they are, how they spend their time and money and where they live.We hold an extensive range of insight models and profiling tools that can help shape all aspects of your business and the way that you communicate with your existing customers and prospects.

TARGETING

Once we have established your target audience, we help you find exactly where they live or work and the most effective way to reach them. Our targeting services can be used to shape advertising spend, select areas for new outlets, or help you to increase response while potentially printing and delivering fewer items.

PLANNING

Whether it’s helping to select the best week for a Royal Mail distribution or designing bespoke distribution maps, planning is everything. We help our clients to deliver the right message to the right person at the right time.

MAPPING

We help clients create bespoke digital mapping for a range of projects. These can be unique distribution plans, sub sector distribution, retail catchments or areas around developments or transport works. A growing number of clients are now using our in house mapping for non-distribution purposes, helping them plan other exciting projects.

DELIVERY

As a national specialist, we offer a full range of distribution methods to help you get the most from your campaign. These include Royal Mail Door to Door, Newshare, Team distribution and Direct Mail. We help you select the best fit for every brief rather than being tied to any particular channel, putting you and your business first.

WORK

Working with multi outlet dealerships, we carry out extensive customer analysis and data profiling to define key target audiences. We then use bespoke target mapping to identify clusters of homes for distribution. This approach helps to maximise enquiries and test drive bookings while increasing campaign efficiency.

Working with local, regional and national chains to provide an all in one direct marketing solution. Regular, targeted leaflet drops are supplemented by our 20-20 direct mail package. Homes are selected based on a range of data sets, reducing wastage and increasing relevance for each campaign.

Working with local authorities and the NHS to develop robust delivery solutions. A combination of distribution methods can be used to deliver maximum coverage and reduce wastage. Our bespoke mapping service adheres to authority boundaries rather than postal ones, helping to eliminate overspill and deliver value.

Working with education providers to deliver a range of campaigns in support of student recruitment and in support of other media. Applying our student targeting models we help reduce print runs but while reaching more target homes. This leads to an increase in take up coupled with a reduction in delivery volume, greatly increasing campaign ROI.

Working with some of the biggest brands to deliver free samples directly to consumers. From selecting the right recipients for the product to recommending the best time and method to reach them. These campaigns are perfect to support other advertising and boost trial and sales.

Working with individual retailers and national chains to deliver local coverage on a national scale. Helping stores to engage with the local community, drive footfall and maximise basket spend.

Working with regional publishers to provide bespoke distribution planning and delivery round creation. Whether you are targeting a luxury magazine to affluent homes, or wanting to deliver maximum coverage of a local title, we provide a bespoke, reliable approach that delivers peace of mind for publishers and their advertisers.

Working with cinema chains, pub groups and restaurant franchises to understand exactly who comes through their doors, how these people spend their time, and crucially, where more people like this live. This then helps us create bespoke distribution plans to boost visitor numbers or launch specific promotions.