OpenRatesThis freshly released email marketing benchmark report for 2009 comes as highly recommend reading for marketers, advertisers and publishers alike who use email marketing is a part of their digital strategy.

Produced by Australian firm Returnity it’s based on data from nearly 100 million emails, 12,000 campaigns, 450 clients and 18 industry segments – they’ve certainly done their research.

You can download the PDF (1mb) directly by clicking here.

Here at Catch we design/manage/send tens of thousands of emails a month for clients including AXA, Crest Nicholson,Executive Offices GroupJLA and Lucida PLC. We’ve promoted everything from the Chemical Brothers playing in Trafalgar Square for Beck’s Futures to “Dancing Pig” John Sergeant’s speaker engagements post-Strictly Come Dancing.

If you are interested in talking more about how we can put our experience in email marketing to work for your business then give me a call on 0207 494 3554 or email me at