Document-Genetics-GlobeRoyal Mail misses targets in half of UK postcodes

12th September 2011

Up to a fifth of first class letters arrived late in parts of Britain over the three months to June, with half of UK postcodes missing their delivery targets as a result of Royal Mail cost-cutting.

The postal service said yesterday that almost 20 per cent of first class letters were delivered late in Guildford, Surrey, over the period. Kingston upon Thames and Stoke-on-Trent also saw severe disruption to their delivery services.

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Document-Genetics-GlobeParetoPost™ - the new e-billing strategy

28th September 2011

Did you know that every time you post a document it costs your business at least 90p?*

ParetoPost™ replaces traditional post by delivering business documents electronically via a secure web portal.  It's simple to setup, cost effective and can save you up to 80% on your postage costs!

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Document-Genetics-GlobeMigrating FormScape® users over to Formate

13th September 2011

We've had a few calls lately from FormScape® customers who can't justify the upgrade cost to Bottomline's latest output management software called Transform™.

It would appear there's a pretty high cost to migrate from FormScape® to Transform™.

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Document-Genetics-GlobeDigitised systems lead to happier customers, writes Cameron Mount, general manager of Ricoh Consulting Services

29th September 2011

We are not quite there on the paperless office. More than 90 per cent of businesses don't have an effective document strategy.

The average document is copied nine times, and then 40 per cent of documents are keyed back into a computer.

Studies have found some people at work spend nearly half of their time looking for information, and half feel overwhelmed by information.

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Document-Genetics-GlobeDocument Genetics' partners Kodak and ABBYY win categories in DM Awards

5th October 2011

Document Genetics' partner Kodak was today announced as winner of the Workgroup/Departmental Imaging Product of the year with their i2000 series scanner.  Another winner was partner ABBYY who have won the category for Mobile Technology Project of the Year.  Kodak were announced as runner's-up for the category Editor's Choice for the software Capture Pro 3.  Well done to Kodak and ABBYY for these excellent achievements!

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Document-Genetics-Globee-Billing - Electronic Document Delivery

7th October 2011

Changing the way we do things is never easy.  We're all happy to sit in our comfort zone and carry on as we always have.  It's the easy route, the line of least resistance.  Our business lives are no different, we're so busy fire fighting and solving day-to-day problems we don't always stand back and look forward.

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iStock 000016349860XSmallUK office workers print 73% less emails than last year

10th October 2011

Firms and staff becoming more environmentally conscious.  UK office workers are printing 73 percent less emails than a year ago, says Lexmark.

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iStock 000016349860XSmallDocument Genetics' partners Kodak and ABBYY win categories in DM Awards

5th October 2011

Document Genetics' partner Kodak was today announced as winner of the Workgroup/Departmental Imaging Product of the year with their i2000 series scanner.  Another winner was partner ABBYY who have won the category for Mobile Technology Project of the Year.  Kodak were announced as runner's-up for the category Editor's Choice for the software Capture Pro 3.  Well done to Kodak and ABBYY for these excellent achievements!

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Document-Genetics-GlobePaperless Office Software

17th October 2011

You are a successful small office owner. You have hundreds of loyal customers whose paper records you need to create, store and track. Every day, you end up spending a few hours of your precious time just managing paper. You cannot catch up anymore. So you hire an assistant and of course pay her salary.

All goes well up to a point, after which all those bulky files become too unwieldy even for her to manage, and she vents out her frustration. So is there a way out? A solution that not only takes care of your customer data, but also saves time for you, so you can use it in more productive activities? Yes! And the answer is in having:

A paperless office.

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Royal Mail to raise first-class stamp price

19th October 2011

Royal Mail could be allowed to set the price of first class stamps for the first time, prompting fears that the cost of sending a letter will rise sharply.

Ofcom, the new postal regulator, is proposing to let Royal Mail set its own prices for first-class post. The price of second-class stamps will still be regulated, to ensure that those on low incomes can afford to use the post, but there are fears that the changes will create an exaggerated two-tier service.

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