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Effective Referral and Loyalty Programs in The Beauty Industry: A Deep-Dive

The beauty industry, worth $80 billion in the US alone, encompasses the skincare, fragrance, cosmetics, and hair care industries, as well as some of the personal care industry.  It hasn’t transitioned online as quickly as many other consumer packaged goods have, but this is beginning to change (as evidenced by the fact that the online share of…

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Incentive Marketing Case Study: Zappos Rewards

When it’s time for a new pair of shoes, where do you go? If your solution involves opening up your computer and googling “buy shoes”, chances are that you’ve stumbled across Zappos.com. Zappos, the #1 online footwear retailer and clothing shop, has much to be proud of. Based in Las Vegas, the company has 1,500…

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Spotlight on Incentive Strength: 3 Ways to Design a More Effective Rewards Program

Incentive (noun): “something that encourages a person to do something or to work harder” – Merriam-Webster Learner’s Dictionary  The term “incentive” is being used more and more in spaces like e-commerce, healthcare, and policy.  But what do marketers really mean when they talk about incentives, and how can you apply the idea?  Today, we’ll demystify the…

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It’s All In the Presentation: Using Psychology to Build an Effective Rewards Program

To most of us, terms like “cognitive conditioning” and “salience” can be, well, a little off-putting.  If you feel this way, don’t fear — today, we’ll be breaking down some of these psychology concepts so that they’re understandable and (wait for it…) useful. Specifically, we’ll look at how these concepts can be used to design…

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Is Your Rewards Program Promotion Reaching All Your Customers?

It’s a heinous crime in the world of incentive marketing… Picture yourself sitting on a witness stand, under oath, and accused of not extending your rewards program promotion to all of your customers Would you be found guilty? Your peers and competitors in the race to earn customer loyalty are promoting their programs heavily as evidenced by the…

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How to Convert Window Shoppers Into Loyal Customers

“Nope, I’m just looking right now, thank you.” That’s a common response indecisive window shoppers have historically given to brick & mortar salespersons when asked if they’re looking for something in particular. When translated, the response often means… “Leave me alone, I’m not sure I like or trust you.” It’s a cold brush off that’s…

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5 Things that Turn Away Repeat Customers

You spend a lot of time, energy and money convincing customers to buy from you. From personalized ads to targeted content marketing, you’ve mastered the art of getting them interested! But, now that they’ve had their first taste, how can you keep them coming back for more? Repeat customers are an essential part of business…

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How to Use Data for Ecommerce and Build a Strategy that will Beat the Competition

Data is becoming increasingly prevalent in the ecommerce world. Stores, platforms, and apps alike scramble to gain valuable insight and gain any edge in the race to success. So many terms and statistics are floated around that it can be difficult to keep track of what is actually important to your store. Simply looking at your data is…

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8 Keys to Build A Successful Rewards Program that Appeals to Everyone

The ecommerce world has become more data driven than ever as merchants gather as much information as possible about their customers. Stores are constantly looking to learn something new about their customers to help get them ahead of the competition. Their research helps them target customers better based on their location, hobbies, purchasing habits and more….

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5 Strategies to Wow Your Customers and Make Your Promotions More Effective

The term “sticker shock” puts fear in the hearts of all ecommerce store owners. Sticker shock typically is used to describe when customers see the price of an item they are interested in buying and are so “shocked” by it that they decide not to make the purchase altogether. Understandably, this is a situation ecommerce merchants…

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