Success Story: Multi-location, table-service restaurant

2021-04-13T10:08:29-04:00April 13th, 2021|Blog, Business Growth, Customer Story, Loyalty Campaign|

How a multi-location, table-service restaurant used their loyalty program to increase their customer visit frequency using real-time sporting events which generated over $4M in sales. Did you know that 79% of consumers say loyalty programs make them more likely to do business with brands? (Bond) A multi-location, sports-themed restaurant recognized that having an engaging loyalty program would [...]

4 Customer Loyalty Program Examples (to spark your inspiration!)

2021-04-09T04:55:19-04:00April 6th, 2021|Blog, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs, Loyalty Campaign|

What makes a successful customer loyalty program? There are many pieces to this puzzle. Customer loyalty programs are all about building a relationship with your customers. How do you do that? By choosing the tactic that's right for your business. We've listed four customer loyalty program examples that we hope will spark some inspiration for you! The Cheesecake Cafe The Cheesecake Cafe is a [...]

4 St. Patrick’s Day Ideas for Your Restaurant

2021-03-17T07:20:44-04:00March 16th, 2021|Blog|

How can you make the most of St. Patrick’s Day with your gift card program? This year, St. Patrick’s Day will be a little different due to COVID-19. However, we have some last-minute ideas on how your restaurant can still make the most of the day through your gift card program and through your loyalty program! Offer Take-Home St. Paddy’s Day Feasts  Certain restaurants [...]

3 Things We Learned at the 2021 RC Show

2021-03-11T16:04:31-04:00March 11th, 2021|Blog, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs|

A hospitality loyalty program: one of the key solutions to recovery and resilience for the hospitality industry in 2021. With great pleasure, the Ackroo team had the opportunity to take part in the RC Show 2021 ONLINE LIVE, hosted by Restaurants Canada.  The focus was “Feeding the Recovery” for the hospitality industry. How can businesses in the industry thrive and survive during challenging [...]

5 Valentine’s Day Promotions for Customer Loyalty Programs

2021-02-10T13:20:33-04:00February 10th, 2021|Blog, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs|

Customer loyalty programs are a great way to help boost holiday themed promotions. So how can you utilize your loyalty program this Valentine’s Day? The day of love is right around the corner so we want to make sure you’re ready with these 5 promotions that are easy to implement.   Sharing is Caring with a Promotion Encourage customers to increase their total spend [...]

4 Tips to Prep Your Retail Loyalty Program for 2021

2021-04-09T05:01:19-04:00December 14th, 2020|Blog, Business Growth, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs, Loyalty Campaign, Rewards Program|

There is one thing we can all agree on: 2020 was not our favourite year. So why not start with giving your retail loyalty program a fresh face to help you get on the right foot for the New Year? Your retail loyalty program has always played an important role in your business, but it’s also safe to say it played an extra special [...]

Member Spotlight: Kipp Scott GMC Cadillac Buick

2021-04-09T05:03:24-04:00December 7th, 2020|Blog, Business Growth, Loyalty Campaign|

We Consider Ourselves Lucky To Have Such Great Clients And It’s Important To Show Them The Love Too! For December’s Member Spotlight, we highlighted Kipp Scott GMC Cadillac Buick located in Red Deer, Alberta.  We had the opportunity to speak with The Kipp Scott GMC Cadillac Buick’s Marketing Department about their journey using Ackroo’s email marketing services! Here’s what they had to say:  Using [...]

What Your Customers Want to Know About Your Customer Loyalty Program

2021-04-09T05:05:37-04:00December 1st, 2020|Blog, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs, Loyalty Campaign|

You’re officially ready to launch a customer loyalty program. Your loyalty rules are set, your staff is trained, and your customers are ready to start earning rewards! Now what? Before signing onto your customer loyalty program, your customers want to know exactly what they’re signing up for. Does your company offer special promotions on certain days i.e. double rewards days? Is there a cost [...]

Why the best loyalty programs are data-driven

2021-04-09T05:11:17-04:00November 18th, 2020|Blog, Loyalty Campaign|

These days, the best loyalty programs are more than just handing out a card and offering points back on purchases. In fact, loyalty programs have evolved into so much more. The best loyalty programs have one leading force behind it all: data. The best loyalty programs have a customer-focused approach, which is why having a data-driven program is so important. Businesses want to earn [...]

Member Spotlight: RAPS Animal Hospital

2020-11-11T11:15:23-04:00November 11th, 2020|Blog|

We Consider Ourselves Lucky To Have Such Great Clients And It’s Important To Show Them The Love Too! For November’s member spotlight, we wanted to highlight Regional Animal Protection Society (RAPS) Animal Hospital, who just began their journey with Ackroo this year! Their program has already grown and proven to be a valuable asset to their company.  We are so proud and excited [...]