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Association for Direct Marketing, Web Marketing, Direct Mail Marketing, Mail Order and Catalog Marketing

Welcome to the NMOA network, please bookmark this page for future reference.

Thank you for stopping by the National Mail Order Association (NMOA) which is devoted to Direct Marketing and Mail Order selling and thank you for joining our network. You are now registered to receive free news and information from us.

The goal of the NMOA is to help you grow your business. We do this by providing you with excellent  information, education, and business contacts that pertain to direct marketing and mail order sales tactics and networking opportunities. You are now part of a professional network of over 10,000 business people across the USA and over 100 other countries.

On average, we add about 5-10 new people to our network each day! This constant influx of new people brings opportunities for all involved. If you know of someone that should be part of this network please introduce them to the NMOA. We have new networking groups forming in each state of the USA. (See below.)

This letter contains descriptive links to help you navigate to important departments of the NMOA that you should know about.

Also included below are the links to the magazine subscription forms for:
  • PARCEL Magazine
  • Mailing Systems Technology
  • Direct Magazine
  • Target Marketing
  • ROI (Formerly Catalog Success)
  • Website Magazine
  • Electronic Retailing Magazine
  • Multichannel Merchant
  • BtoB
  • Internet Retailer
  • Practical eCommerce.
  • Response Magazine

If you are an entrepreneur looking to start a new business, or are looking to add a direct marketing channel to an existing business, check out our instructional book: Direct Marketing Toolkit at Or, check on our Entrepreneurial Start-up Package at Either will help you get started off on the right foot and make you a better marketer and strategist.

If youíre looking for direct marketing related suppliers and/or service providers, don't miss our Industry Contact department. Use it free! at The NMOA is supported in large part by these suppliers, so please utilize the NMOA website when you need any direct marketing related service or supplier.

If you are looking for direct marketing research, directories, or books, please check our bookstore at We have all the major titles you need as well as some great publications that are exclusive to the NMOA.

If you are looking for new products to sell, or have a product you wish to sell to catalogs and other direct marketing merchants, please visit our wholesale product department at

You can now join our LinkedIn member networking group here:

If you are looking to attend Direct Marketing seminars, tradeshows, and other related events, make sure you visit If you put on a marketing seminar/webinar or other DM event, you can list them here at no charge. Itís part of belonging to the NMOA network.

Do you have news (press releases) about your company? If so, you can post it on our news site and gain valuable links back to your website to help increase your search engine ranking. Contact Cindy for posting packages

Here are four articles from NMOA President John Schulte:

Creating a New Business Concept

Developing Profitable Product Concepts

Creating Profitable Space Advertising...10 secrets to doing it right!

Selling Your Product to Wholesale Distributors

Links of interest:

Index of NMOA Articles and Weekly Newsletters

We are now working to form local networking groups in each state so you can meet with others in your area. Since this is new, the groups will be small, but please take the time to join one. Details can be found on this page:

'Like' our Facebook page for New Products, Wholesalers and Drop Shippers:

The NMOA also operates a few informational websites around key direct marketing topics. (detailed information about mailing lists) (detailed information about using a fulfillment center) (detailed information about order taking call centers)

Again, welcome aboard, and please remember to introduce your business colleagues to the NMOA. The larger our network becomes, the more opportunities become available to all.

Below are your links to free magazine subscription application forms.

If you have any suggestions on the type of information you would like to see in our weekly newsletter, please let me know.

Best regards,

John Schulte
National Mail Order Association (NMOA)

Here are your application links to receive FREE Direct Response and Web Marketing Magazines

Internet Retailer
Was the first magazine devoted to reporting on the Internet revolution in retailing, and today remains the only magazine on the market with this exclusive focus. Subscribers rely on the magazine's practical and comprehensive information on the Internet's many applications in retailing, including web merchandising, multi-channel integration, marketing, and supply chain management.

Practical eCommerce
Helps small-to-midsize businesses improve their online operations with down-to-earth articles and advise. Each issue contains ecommerce-related features, interviews, website profiles and many recurring departments, such as search engine optimization, customer conversion, legal issues, pay per click advertising and much more. Your subscription also includes EcommerceNotes, our easy-to-follow enewsletter.

Direct Magazine, The Magazine for Direct Marketers
Direct covers every aspect of Direct marketing, including postal and regulatory issues, creative, lists, customer relationship management and database marketing. It also reports on DR media, including Direct mail, telemarketing, email, the Web, Direct response television and alternative media, and on new technology.

Mailing Systems Technology Magazine
Mailing Systems Technology is the leading multimedia source for the mailing industry. Simply subscribe today and boost your knowledge on the topics of operational efficiencies, equipment selection and software, as well as managing staff, postal issues and all the concerns of the modern mailing professional.

Parcel Magazine
PARCEL Magazine is the only publication that is dedicated to the entire parcel shipping process, from order entry to delivery, and everywhere in between.

BtoB Magazine
The magazine for marketing strategists, delivers timely editorial on all disciplines of business-to-business marketing. BtoB Magazine is the only publication dedicated to all disciplines of business-to-business marketing. In print, through enewsletters, and at, BtoB Magazine provides more than 100,000 senior marketers, with the information and analysis they need to develop a winning integrated marketing strategy.
Geographic Eligibility: USA

Electronic Retailer Magazine
Delivers news updates, exclusives, industry research, educational features and in-depth coverage of issues relating to government affairs, legal aspects, concepts and products, production, media-buying as well as all back end services. Electronic Retailer Magazine is a monthly B2B publication for business professionals and entrepreneurs seeking expansion of their branding and advertising message via multi-channel methods including television, radio, the Internet and mobile. The worldwide readership of Electronic Retailer Magazine's print publication reaches more than 21,000 c-level executives. The online readership of Electronic Retailer Magazine's eZine is over 40,000. Electronic Retailer Magazine is published by the Electronic Retailing Association (ERA), a trade organization that represents the leaders of direct-to-consumer marketing.
Geographic Eligibility: USA, Canada, Mexico, Europe, South America, China, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, Australia, South Africa, and Israel

Website Magazine
Offering practical advice and helpful tools from industry experts to help any website achieve Internet success. Until now, there has not been a magazine that caters exclusively to the business of running a website. Website Magazine has tapped premier talent in the Internet industry for our content and each and every issue will contain practical advice and insights for website owners.

Multichannel Merchant
Multichannel Merchant will exclusively serve catalog companies and on-line merchants, as well as retailers, manufacturers and wholesale / distributors, who sell goods via print catalogs and/or transactional websites.

ROI Magazine (Formerly Catalog Success)
ROI Is the practical, information packed publication devoted to helping online merchants, catalogers, retailers and brand marketers tackle industry challenges and discover the opportunities to grow their business in new and profitable ways with solid, how-to information on e-mail marketing, prospecting, social media and much more!

Target Marketing
Target Marketing covers all direct response media, including direct mail, telemarketing, space advertising, the Web and direct response TV. Readers get insight into such subjects as using databases and lists effectively, acquiring new customers, up-selling and cross-selling existing customers, fulfillment strategies and more.

Response Magazine
Response provides targeted, cutting-edge content for professionals involved in all facets of direct response marketing, including DRTV, interactive TV and the Internet. Through education about the value of interactivity and research on its effects, Response is the industry leader in promoting the convergence of interactivity and direct marketing.

National Mail Order Association, LLC
2807 Polk St. NE Minneapolis MN 55418-2954 USA
Tel: 612-788-1673

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm Central Time

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