The Times to Offer Home Delivery
LONDON, January 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
The Times and The Sunday Times are delighted to announce a major new initiative for its readers. Â From January 23 a marketing campaign launches which will offer new subscribers throughout London the opportunity of having their newspaper delivered free of charge for three months. Â
The Times has been running a home delivery service since 2008, however this is the first time the free trial will be offered along with a subscription price (previously customers paid full cover price). Â
Subscription customers also receive complimentary access to Times websites, Tablet editions and the smartphone app as well as the benefits of free membership to Times+.
In a relevant survey* 92% of home delivery customers said they would recommend the service. Â Copies of The Times are guaranteed to be hand delivered (couriered by branded vans) before 7am to addresses within the M25 area. Â This is will be on a free three month trial. Â
Suzi Watford, Marketing Director, The Times and The Sunday Times, says: "This is a fantastic service and we're pleased to promote it as part of our great value subscription offering."
* Home delivery customer survey, Jan to March 2010