imail Wins Major NHS Contract

UK Mail’s innovative hybrid mailing service, imail, has won the contract for printing and mail fulfilment for the NHS in Hampshire.

Online PR News – 05-November-2012 – Birmingham – Birmingham, United Kingdom (5th September, 2012) – UK Mail’s innovative hybrid mailing service, imail, has won the contract for printing and mail fulfilment for the NHS in Hampshire. imail and the Hampshire PCT’s FHS support service (Hampshire & Isle of Wight PPSA) have agreed a two year contract with the extension of up to another two years also available.

The four PCTs who work with over 500 local NHS partners and are responsible for investing in healthcare services for the local community, rely on a cost-effective and efficient mailing service. imail, hybrid mailing specialists, underwent a challenging tender process provided from GPS - Government Procurement Services - and were shortlisted to the top three. After presenting to key stakeholders and successfully completing the tender process, imail were awarded the contract.

Andy Barber, General Manager from imail, said: “We are delighted to announce the news of this contract win. After undergoing a rigorous tender process we have proven our in-depth understanding of the requirements needed to provide services into the NHS.”

Craig Rodell, Facilities Manager for Hampshire & Isle of Wight PPSA,said: “The PCT’s committed to providing the community with the very highest standards of information. In order to do this, it’s important that our health and wellbeing services are supported by efficient and cost-effective processes. We are very pleased to be working with imail to deliver this.”

Andy Barber added: “Having already gained the NHS CFH accreditation, it reinforces the quality service imail provides and we’re beginning to see increasing interest from the public sector. We’ve continuously worked to develop the service further, transforming the way thousands of businesses and now local authorities are sending mail.”

The two year agreement will see imail using the latest technology to produce, print, proof and post letters, insert screening leaflets and any other forms of communications from Hampshire & Isle of Wight PPSA, amounting to approximately 500 thousand pieces of correspondence each year.

For more information about imail and their mailing services, call 0121 335 1898 or visit their website at

About imail:
imail are an innovative hybrid mailing service that allows customers to send business and personal communications directly from their computer to be printed, and posted off. Customers can create and send cards and letters, as well as also direct mail campaigns, payslips, reminders and other mass mailings. Imail also allows companies to build a database of potential clients through their comprehensive imail data service.

Jackie Lawrie
UK Mail Ltd, Express House
Wolseley Drive, Heartlands
Birmingham, UK
Zip: B8 2SQ
Tel: 0121 335 1193