Email to SMS

Convenience of email & dynamic power of SMS combined.

Grapevine’s Email to SMS gateway allows you to leverage your existing email infrastructure and extend the reach of your email system quickly and easily by forwarding emails to your staff or customers’ mobile phones as SMS messages. Grapevine makes use of two products: Outlook SMS and SMS Mail, depending on your email client and/or unique requirements. Grapevine is a single point of service for all your mobile engagement needs.

What can you do with Email to SMS?

  • Send SMS alerts and reminders
  • Integrate your email address book
  • Receive SMS replies in your email Inbox
  • Send personalized SMSs from within Excel

Features & benefits


Send SMS messages using your preferred email client (Apple Mail, Gmail, Outlook or Thunderbird).


Supported by all major South African networks.

Reply Functionality

Replies to the SMSs are routed to your email inbox.


Generate reports and view messages via a web-based user interface.

SMS Concatenation

Not limited to the standard 160 characters. If your message is longer, you can request concatenation to extend the SMS size to up to 700 characters or five SMSs.

Messaging Personalization

Quickly and easily send personalized messages to each recipient.