Gift Card Solutions To Leverage for the Holiday Season

2023-11-27T20:48:18-04:00November 20th, 2023|Blog, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs, Gift Card Program, Loyalty Campaign|

Gift card solutions are the perfect answer to many busy times in business sales. The holiday season represents the peak of consumer spending. In 2020 alone, holiday spending totalled $784.9 billion. Sales of gift cards also went through the roof from October to January as demand increased by 106.1%. The demand for gift cards is strong throughout the holiday season. However, many businesses don’t [...]

Why Loyalty Programs Should Be a Key Part of Your Growth Strategy

2023-11-27T20:47:14-04:00October 30th, 2023|Blog, Business Growth, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs, Loyalty Campaign|

Image Source: Pixabay Developing an effective growth strategy isn’t always easy, but it’s imperative if your company wants to survive and thrive in today’s crowded market. Incorporating loyalty programs into your business model is an affordable, efficient, and highly effective way to galvanize growth. This blog examines strategies you can use to turn loyalty programs into your secret weapon for continuous growth. [...]

Boost Your Loyalty Program with the Right Communication Tools

2023-11-27T20:45:53-04:00September 25th, 2023|Blog, Business Growth, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs, Loyalty Campaign, Marketing Ideas|

Loyalty programs, in a nutshell, reward customers for their continued patronage. They are essentially a way to incentivize customers to continue shopping with your brand in particular. However, with the right loyalty program marketing, you can also boost customer engagement, creating an all-around better experience for your customers. Photo by Tim Douglas: Pexels So, whether you are looking for a way to [...]

4 Restaurant Management Tips for Increasing Profits and Diner Satisfaction

2023-03-31T11:11:41-04:00March 31st, 2023|Blog, Business Growth, Gift Card Program, Loyalty Campaign, Marketing Ideas|

Restaurants are a popular aspect of culture throughout the world. Yet, managing this type of business effectively continues to be challenging. There is no shortage of competition and consumers understandably expect high-quality service. Not to mention there’s the tricky balancing act of optimizing finances to offer the best experiences while bolstering profit margins. Image Source: Pexels It’s important to utilize tactics that [...]

5 Types of Loyalty Programs For Your Business To Try

2022-12-21T12:03:35-04:00December 20th, 2022|Blog, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs, Loyalty Campaign, Marketing Ideas, Rewards Program|

There are many different types of loyalty programs. Choosing the right one for your business can: 1. Improve customer retention 2. Attract new consumers 3. Lead to repeat purchases. In fact, 62% of people are more likely to spend more on a brand after subscribing, and 59% say that they’d choose a brand with a loyalty program over one without a similar program.  However, [...]

5 Tips to Boost Revenue during Canada Day using your Loyalty Program

2021-08-17T00:03:53-04:00June 21st, 2021|Blog, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs, Loyalty Campaign, Marketing Ideas, Rewards Program|

Now that patio season is in full swing, using customer loyalty programs in tandem with summer promotions is a surefire way to keep your visitors happy and rewarded for their patronage. Canada Day and the week surrounding it is a HUGE shopping opportunity for restaurants and retailers alike. Everyone will want to get out and celebrate! How can you [...]

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 Tips to Prep Your Retail Loyalty Program for 2021

2021-08-16T23:44:18-04:00December 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 [...]