With over 165,000 users and more than a billion messages sent, Textlocal have led the industry for cloud-based SMS services in the UK for over a decade. Their award-winning platform allows businesses to schedule alerts, attach forms or vouchers, and insert website links, all with campaign tracking tools to measure effectiveness.

As a brand-new ICT event, Textlocal see Channel Live as a fresh opportunity to spread the word about the UK’s fastest growing marketing and alerts channel to likeminded business owners.

Key stats:

  • There are 79.14 million active mobile phones in the UK
  • By the end of 2016, 37.2 million consumers had opted in to receive text messages from businesses and brands. This figure is set to rise to 41.3 million by the end of 2017
  • 98% of SMS are opened, with 90% of them being read within the first three minutes