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Outdated Hartford Advertising? We’re Here to Help!

Hartford CT AdvertisingThere truly is no better place to call home than Hartford (just ask Mark Twain). But it’s not just writers and artists who make their livings in our great state’s capital. Business owners across industries benefit from the commerce opportunities Hartford affords. Of those, many small business owners struggle to choose the best Hartford advertising for their budgets. They often don’t know what’s available or what to expect in terms of ROI, which can lead to some expensive marketing mistakes.

However, Valpak has helped millions of small businesses make the smarter choice with their advertising dollars. Our direct mail advertising in Hartford reaches 260,000 households with 36% more income for much less than other print ads. Statewide, we mail to 480,000 total households, including Stamford and surrounding communities.

It’s the shared mail concept, where multiple advertisers split the cost of each mailing, that makes marketing your business so affordable with Valpak. Here’s a quick breakdown of our direct marketing capabilities:

Direct Mail Products in Hartford

With 140 office locations, Valpak is recognized as the national leader in direct mail. Our high-quality print products feature best-practice designs and offers to grab your targeted audience’s attention and include:
direct mail in hartford connecticut

  • Coupons that mimic the lean design of billboard advertising in Hartford CT are the cost-effective choice to try direct mail for the first time
  • Circulars and flyers are perfect for grocery stores, furniture outlets and other retailers that need more ad space to promote offers and events
  • Specialty formats help businesses looking to reward loyal customers for their patronage or that need redemption tracking to ensure one-time use of offers
  • Valpak neighborhood-targeted postcards is an affordable alternative to traditional postcards. Mails to the same top households as the Valpak envelope and enables you to standout in mailboxes in the Hartford area (limited inventory)
  • Customizable postcards are a solo option, where you choose who receives your offer and when. Often used to reach untapped consumers between Valpak mailings

Hartford CT Advertising Agencies – How to Choose

full service advertising in hartford ctAs with any service provider you hire, it’s imperative to thoroughly research before choosing between advertising agencies in Hartford CT. Start by asking yourself what you hope to achieve with your marketing. Now, how much are you willing to pay? What would you consider an acceptable return on investment? Only then can you start to sift through the top advertising agencies in Connecticut to find your best fit.

Some lack the national brand recognition needed to pique consumer interest. Others focus on large brands with even larger pockets or niche, outdated marketing solutions with next-to-no targeting.

We’re proud to say that the one company standing out for its agency services in Hartford is Valpak of Connecticut. We have the brand power to elevate your marketing message, a local workforce dedicated to helping Hartford businesses grow and the full-service marketing solutions you need for advertising success. (Check out our marketing ROI tools here.) We’ve already told you about our direct mail prowess. Let’s introduce you to Valpak’s just-as-impressive digital marketing tools.

Digital Marketing Products for Small Businesses

  • Business listing services to market your business to local consumers on (hello, brand awareness!) and our large affiliate network
  • Website development that’s mobile and tablet-friendly with clear calls to action that drive consumers to your store or to make online purchases
  • Search engine marketing to quickly increase traffic to your website or landing page with pay-per-click ads on Google and Bing search result pages
  • Display advertising in your choice of format/size to reach local consumers by targeting mobile devices based on location, intent and interest
  • Social media advertising for businesses that want to build/grow a loyal following on popular social marketing sites with ad programs that come in two forms

Businesses in Hartford That We Work With

Whether you own a beauty salon in New Haven or an auto repair shop in Wallingford, Valpak of Connecticut can help you reach the Hartford audience most likely to spend money with your business. Clients in the Hartford area that partner with Valpak for their advertising needs are happy they do! Check out our local coupon page to see some of these businesses.

“We pretty much knew already that Valpak was dominant, but to have the data to back it up that it’s dominant, it’s great to have. It makes you feel really good about where you’re putting your money.” – Joy Shamburger, Owner, Urban Fitness


Source: Claritas data with current year projections (compared to the average Hartford & New Haven consumers), August 2021.

Reach Your Target Audience

Blue Envelope


Our signature product – the best value in marketing – the perfect way to try direct mail advertising.

Postcard Advertising


From targeted postcards to 1-to-1 custom designs, everything you need to create a mailbox moment.

Digital Marketing


Robust digital marketing solutions, including web design, SEM and social media advertising.

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“We pretty much knew already that Valpak was dominant, but to have the data to back it up that it’s dominant, it’s great to have. It makes you feel really good about where you’re putting your money.”

Joy Shamburger, Owner, Urban Fitness

Mailing Areas

Contact your Valpak of Connecticut advertising agency today for a free marketing consultation. We’ll walk you through how you can reach as many as 260,000 qualified households in Hartford, Middlesex, New Haven, Middletown, Oxford, Naugatuck, Bristol, Branford, New Haddam and surrounding communities for as little as pennies per household.

Mailing Schedule

Dec. Schedule2023 Mail DatesDec. 4 2023Estimated In-Home DateDec. 7 2023Copy DeadlineNov. 14 2023Households Reached260,000
Jan. Schedule2023 Mail DatesJan. 3 2024Estimated In-Home DateJan. 6 2024Copy DeadlineDec. 13 2023Households Reached260,000
Jan. Schedule2023 Mail DatesJan. 31 2024Estimated In-Home DateFeb. 3 2024Copy DeadlineJan. 15 2024Households Reached260,000
Feb. Schedule2023 Mail DatesFeb. 28 2024Estimated In-Home DateMar. 2 2024Copy DeadlineFeb. 12 2024Households Reached260,000
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Nov. Schedule2023 Mail DatesNov. 4 2024Estimated In-Home DateNov. 7 2024Copy DeadlineOct. 17 2024Households Reached260,000
Dec. Schedule2023 Mail DatesDec. 2 2024Estimated In-Home DateDec. 5 2024Copy DeadlineNov. 12 2024Households Reached260,000

Success Advertising with Valpak for Over 10 Years

Garrow Wellness Center has been advertising with Valpak for more than a decade. Dr. Tony Garrow tried many marketing avenues before giving Valpak a try. He quickly found Valpak provided the results he was looking for and hasn't looked back since: "I highly recommend Valpak for other chiropractors and medical offices… Valpak is just so easy and convenient to use, very affordable and you get very regular customers and foot traffic." Your business can see similar results, regardless of category. Call Valpak of Connecticut to find out how!

Valpak in Hartford, CT FAQ

How Much Does It Cost to Advertise with Valpak in Hartford, CT?

The cost to advertise with Valpak in Hartford, CT starts as low as 3 cents per household. This can vary based on where you mail, how often you mail, the type of business you own, current promotional offers, the print format you choose and any add-on digital marketing. Your Valpak media consultant in the Hartford, CT area will help you identify your target audience and create a custom marketing campaign based on your business needs.

Where Does Valpak Mail in Hartford, CT and How Often?

Up to 260,000 top households in Hartford, CT and surrounding communities receive Valpak each month. You can advertise to as many as 480,000 households statewide, in areas like Stamford and Fairfield County. View the map and schedule for the Hartford area.

What Are Some of the Best Advertising Options Available in Hartford, CT?

If you’re looking to advertise your business in Hartford, CT on a budget, start with targeted direct mail marketing from Valpak. It’s the affordable way to reach thousands of potential customers that provides a great return on what you spend. Any advertising agency in Hartford, CT, including Valpak, will recommend incorporating digital marketing into your campaign to maximize response too.

Why is Valpak the Best Way to Advertise with Direct Mail in Hartford, CT?

With an open rate of 9 out of 10 among households that receive it, Valpak gets exposure for your business, no question. Even better? Our Blue Envelope and neighborhood-targeted postcards target consumers in Hartford, CT with higher incomes and home values. To explore additional targeting options and direct mail formats for Hartford, CT area businesses, visit our customizable postcards page.

Does Valpak in Hartford, CT Work?

Yes! Hartford, CT businesses that choose Valpak for advertising get custom marketing campaigns focused on specific marketing goals like sales, brand awareness and ROI. And we can measure the success of each effort, showing you exactly how well your advertising is performing at any given time. See some of our success stories on how Valpak has driven response for all types of businesses.