Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Company Launches Free Service to Effectively Remind People to Shop Small on November 30th

Montréal, Canada –- CakeMail Inc., an email marketing solution provider, today launched a simple and free email marketing bundle to help small businesses effectively raise awareness this Small Business Saturday on November 30, 2013 – the biggest shopping day following Black Friday. New customers will receive a free one-month trial of CakeMail regardless of the number of email contacts, a newsletter email template, and tips for success for Small Business Saturday.

CakeMail is a corporate supporter of Shop Small, the American Express arm that started Small Business Saturday in 2010 to drive shoppers to local merchants across the U.S. In 2012, an estimated $5.5 billion was spent on Small Business Saturday according to Shop Small.

“This is an amazing opportunity for small businesses across the U.S. to offer shoppers something special, draw new customers into their shops, and share the love of what they do with a broader audience,” said CakeMail CEO Francois Lane. “Small businesses are the heartbeat and building blocks that create the identity of a community. It’s our goal to help these entrepreneurs be successful. With CakeMail, small businesses can customize and send a professional email campaign about their Small Business Saturday offering in minutes.”

CakeMail Small Business Saturday Bundle

Effective immediately, CakeMail will be offering its simple email marketing service free for one month to companies with unlimited email contacts. Customers can access a new newsletter template designed specifically to promote Small Business Saturday, with sample copy to make sending a professional campaign extremely simple and fast. And, each customer will receive tips for success on ways to effectively promote Small Business Saturday this year.

According to Forbes, there are almost 28 million small businesses in the U.S. These businesses have generated over 65% of all new jobs since 1995. Small Business Saturday invites people to do something positive for their communities. When you choose to shop small, you directly benefit friends and neighbors in your community.

“Some of the tips we offer include ways to be more personal with your communications, most effective ways to engage in conversation, ideas about graphics and beginning emails with your conclusion,” added Lane. “We’ve been in this business for a long time, and want to share what we’ve learned to make email marketing a more effective and easy solution for small businesses.”

About CakeMail 4

CakeMail allows businesses to manage contacts, create personalized email campaigns from templates and simply send. CakeMail provides small businesses a way to send professional email campaigns starting at $8 per month. A complimentary CakeMail-sponsored version of the service is also offered to businesses with less than 2,000 contacts.

About CakeMail

Based in Montréal, CakeMail Inc. helps small businesses grow by simplifying the way they engage customers. CakeMail 4 is a simple web-based email marketing application that allows companies to easily create, send and track email campaigns. CakeMail’s private label version is also offered by 350 brands in over 40 countries. Founded in 2007, CakeMail has delivered billions of emails. Visit us at

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Contact: John Sperrazzo, Eye-To-Eye Communications, Inc., (858) 361-4495,