UPC introduces bulk texting for business
Messages start at 6c each
TechTrade | 31 Aug 2012 :
UPC has introduced a new bulk text messaging service for business customers. Bulk texting is one of the most effective tools for business communication strategies.
According to Comreg's Trend Unit - comstat.ie, the vast majority of the Irish population owns a mobile phone. Statistics collected by Phonovation, state that 98% of all SMS messages are viewed, while 62% of SMS are remembered and 22% of SMS messages forwarded.
SMS messaging will enable businesses to reach customers, partners or employees instantly and costs just 6c per text, with discounts are available for large volumes.
Gavan Smyth, business services director with UPC (pictured) said: "We are delighted to introduce a new service supporting businesses to drive more effective communication with their customer base and employee's. With our secure online tool, it is very easy to set up and is offered on a national basis."