First Move Direct Marketing

35 Years of Delivering Direct Marketing Success

35 Years of Delivering Direct Marketing Success

A Mailing House
That Gets Results

Grow Profits & Win Customers

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We are not just an award winning  mailing house.

We have over 35 years experience right the way through the creative, planning and post production phases. 

We will help you generate more successful and predictable results to win customers and increase sales.

  • First Move has clients recognised in the Sunday Times for their growth success


As premier partners of Xerox, we have the latest printing technology. With the Xerox Trivor 2400 Printer we can provide the unlimited  personalisation in both words and pictures.

Mailing houses can come in all shapes and sizes and it is really important that you select one that is a great fit for you and what you want to achieve. The power to deliver the quantities you need and not too big that you feel unimportant. You have to have a feeling of empathy with your Account Manager – will they give great advice? Will they challenge you on your marketing message if they don’t think it’s ‘on song’.

Is your mailing house simply interested in stuffing envelopes rather than understanding your reasons for undertaking the mailing?

As a family owned company we live marketing and with our expertise we can also offer direct mail personalisation, creative direct mail as well as direct mail fulfilment. First Move is a  Premier Partner with Royal Mail. Why not take a look at all our Direct Mail Services.

We have the expertise and knowledge to help our clients succeed – and we have the power to deliver – with £3 million pounds of state of the art digital print production, large mailing lines, ISO Accreditation and most importantly the ability to help our clients increase engagement and their return on investment.

If you’re looking for the right mailing house to fit in with your business, please call us on 01494 539300.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Direct Mail Services

Hybrid Mail

Hyper Personalisation



Data Management 

Data Profiling and Cleaning

Document Scanning


Outsourcing Ecommerce Fulfilment

Don’t just take our word for it…

First Move’s staff are friendly, responsive and customer focused. Utilised for our rent letters and statements since February 2008, the standard of service from initial communication through to execution is without exception and of the highest quality.

Just got this message from Matt and I thought you deserve to see it as every one at First Move who made it possible and thanks from me too!
"I want to say thank you for the Kol Nidre job, we have had glowing reports back to date and it would not have been possible without your help and dedication.”

Kol Nidre
Coco Bay has really enjoyed using First Move to manage our fulfilment business. By manning our phone lines, fulfilment and customer services, the First Move team are the face of our business and we therefore require the service to be First Class.
They have definitely lived up to our very high expectations and between us we have created a seamless partnership.

Coco Bay
I would recommend First Move for any mailing or direct marketing. Excellent communication and attention to detail. There are never any worries about deadlines being met with First Move.

The Radlett Centre
It’s been an absolute pleasure working with you! Thank you so much for managing our print jobs effectively, it has taken a weight off my mind knowing that you are doing the work as I know you are super diligent and work hard to make sure it all runs smoothly.

Forresters Research
It’s been a pleasure working with First Move. Your response to our last minute requests has been fantastic…

Fluent Europe

Breaking News

First Move installs eco-friendly plastic free paper wrap solution 

Paper wrap is an environmentally friendly 100% recyclable mailing alternative to poly wrapping for your next magazine or brochure mailing.

Because the outer wrap is digitally printed with the name and address of the recipient it removes the need for a carrier sheet whilst offering endless design & customisation options to help engage the recipient.

Compatible with the cost effective Royal Mail Mailmark specification paper wrap also helps reduce postage costs & is cost effective for lower volume mailings when compared to poly wrapping.

Reduce your costs, engage your recipients and raise your brand awareness with a exquisitely printed colour outer wrap.

Like to know more? Please get in touch and make the First Move.

Your team


David Amor


Rachel Smith
Managing Director


Elaine Hipgrave
Operations Manager


Aran Long
Client Services Manager


Martin Wise
IT Manager


Sally Maharg
Account Director


Ben Hughes
Senior Account Manager


Stephanie Ridgely
Account Manager


Andrew Amor
Business Development

Make the First Move. Start transforming your business today…

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This book will take you on a journey of discovery with 101 simple proven steps to explode your profits.

You’ll find top tips and a wealth of experience – Over 35 years of it – to fall back on throughout this extensive work, and examples of some of the world’s most successful direct mail campaigns to get you started.