Founded in 1981, United Marketing Solutions (UMS) is one of America's oldest leading direct marketing companies in the $50 billion direct marketing industry. Our cooperative coupon envelope, easily recognized by our Big Blue Bow, is anticipated in households across the country by consumers eager to take advantage of the savings contained in our envelopes. Our franchisees provide marketing support to the largest and fastest growing segment of our economy, namely, local market retailers, service providers and professionals. Initially, franchisees provide advertising support via our cooperative direct mail envelope. Franchise clients have confidence in UMS’ abilities, value, and service. Over time, UMS franchisees have the opportunity to further develop the franchise operation by becoming a full-service marketing consultant offering a diversified array of proven products in direct marketing including, but not limited to, solo postcards, new mover mailings, a complete restaurant marketing kit (twelve products), image booklets and point of sales marketing materials.