Women waiting for a Taxi

Taxi SMS booking confirmations

Across the UK there have been many cases, reports and conflicts concerning unmarked taxi ‘s and unfortunately this will continue – the aim is to obviously reduce this. Laws have been put in place, (especially within cities) to help the public understand what minicab is classified as unsafe. The general overview being if you haven’t booked either via an app, phone call or through SMS it’s not deemed safe.

For both the public and taxi firms, it is important that there’s a clear line for communication and business SMS is a great way to certify this. There are three simple steps to follow, for each booking placed.

Continue reading

Continue Reading
Pencil crayons used in schools

Schools – Using SMS to keep parents updated

Absences within schools have been on a continual decline since 2006, and in 2013 certain laws were put in place to help further reduce absences. Although this has decreased absence rates it can leave parents feeling alienated, if not scared they could face fines or prosecution in extreme cases.

It is crucial that the school and parents work in unison for their children. Parents and pupils should both be made aware of the importance of attending school and maintain good punctuality as it can help shape their future. It is predicted that “Children with over 90% attendance at school are more likely to gain five or more A to C GSCEs or equivalent qualifications.” Continue reading

Continue Reading
Garage car repair bulk sms

Bulk SMS for MOT & Servicing reminders

In the UK last year, 43% of MOT enquiries were for late retests! How can you help motorists keep on top of their vehicle MOT renewals? Simple! Use bulk SMS, to send scheduled notifications, you could stand out from your competitors and add value to your service by sending them a reminder when their renewal is due!

Car garages all over the country are increasing the rate in which customers re-book their MOT’s with them by reminding them before their vehicles MOT is due.

Continue reading

Continue Reading