Bulk
SMS Messaging

Leverage Apico SMS API to automate your SMS marketing and broadcast text messages in bulk

talk to sales

 

 

Benefits of bulk SMS messaging

Open rates of 82%

Text messages have a read rate of at least 82%, which is higher than any other marketing medium

Increased sales

Send targeted offers to increase sales conversion rates by marketing to your existing customers: it’s 5 to 7 times easier to resell to them than to pick up a new client

Instant deliverability

Leverage bulk SMS to get your marketing message read by 95% of recipients within 15 minutes of being sent

Cost-effective marketing

Achieve your marketing goals with savings to boot; bulk text marketing is extremely affordable compared to traditional advertising channels

A wide audience

Mass text messages are delivered to all text-enabled cell phones regardless of their model or internet connectivity

High engagement

Reach your audience directly on their most personal communication device, their cell phone, to break through the clutter of marketing messages vying for their attention

 

How It Works

1

Build a subscriber list

Collect cell numbers from your clients and make sure they agree to receive text marketing messages from you

 
2

Reach

Apico broadcasts your message by SMS to your subscribers at the time you specify

 
3

Track

Get detailed information on every text message sent and measure SMS campaign performance

 

 

With it's 82% open rate,
SMS messaging

may be the closest thing to a guaranteed read
there is in the information-overloaded marketing world

 

Features

Two-way SMS API

Encourage customers to interact with your business by running polls and competitions via SMS; receive and track customer texts and send automatic responses with one API

Personalisation

Personalise texts for their recipients based on their previous buying behavior, demographic, or location

Global SMS coverage

Reach your customers regardless of where they are

Quick setup

Set up bulk text broadcast quickly and easily using Apico SMS API

Long messages

Send mass text messages up to 1530 characters long

 

Pricing

Connection fees
$0
Regular fees
$per month
Per-message rates starting from
$0.01per message

 

Putting bulk SMS to use

 

Car dealerships and repair workshops

Remind your existing customers of vendor-recommended checkups, oil/tire changes, test drives, and special offers to push recurring business

 

Internet retail and web services

Lower your customer care costs by notifying customers of their order status by SMS. Drive new sales and impulse recurring business by staying in contact with your clients

 

Banks and credit societies

Lower fraud rates and customer care costs with instant account notifications; streamline debt collection in a non-intrusive manner by notifying non-punctual clients about penalties and debt refinancing options

 

Insurance companies and brokers

Prevent clients from switching insurance companies by making sure they are aware of your special offers; save on customer care by sending automated progress notifications when incidents are resolved

 

Night clubs, restaurants, cafes

Bring your patrons back again and again by telling them about new menu items, events, and special offers

 

Internet, VoIP, IPTV providers

Provide instant top-up notifications by text; increase revenue by sending payment reminders

 

Movie theaters and theme parks

Send booking confirmations, special offers, payment receipts and new local opening updates

 

Tour operators and booking agents

Avoid losses by selling your last-minute offers quickly and efficiently to your existing customer base; ensure recurring business by offering customers different packages each year

 

Supermarket and hypermarket chains

Your incentive, sales promotion, and loyalty programs yield better results when supported by SMS notification campaigns

 

Gyms, wellness and fitness centers

Send your up-sell offers based on your clients' current preferences, also making sure they don’t forget to extend their memberships when the time comes

 

Why Apico

 

Own infrastructure

Apico provides company-owned communication nodes, their own channels, and an in-house development team

 

Favorable rates

Pay-as-you-go starting from as low as $0.002 per minute, $0.01 per SMS, and $0.8 per number

 

Comprehensive support

We’re always around to help make your app awesome