Summer Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses

2022-07-04T11:37:48-04:00July 4th, 2022|Blog, Marketing Ideas|

By Adrian Johansen (Guest Blogger) Summer is a traditionally slow time for many small businesses. Instead of shopping, people are vacationing and enjoying new experiences. They aren’t so much worried about supporting brands and businesses as they are about family time. So, solid summer marketing strategies are that much more critical to ensure you’re still able to attract and retain customers [...]

5 Tips for Starting a Small Business Loyalty Program

2021-12-06T23:54:05-04:00April 20th, 2021|Blog, Gift Card & Loyalty Programs|

How impactful are small business loyalty programs? How can you stand out from other businesses, on a smaller budget? The secret is: it's easy! We're sharing our 5 tips for starting a small business loyalty program and showing you just how creative you can get with the tools that come with a program. 1. Have a game plan We understand that as a small [...]

ACKROO ANNOUNCES 2020 REVENUE GROWTH RESULTS

2021-05-21T10:55:16-04:00January 21st, 2021|Ackroo News, Business Growth, Press Releases|

GlobeNewswire JAN 21, 2021 08:00 AM EST Ackroo achieves 8th consecutive growth year with 16% year over year growth in 2020 HAMILTON, Ontario, Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ackroo Inc. (the “Company” or “Ackroo”) (TSX-V: AKR) (OTC: AKRFF), a loyalty marketing, payments and point-of-sale technology and services provider, is pleased to report unaudited record revenues of $6,069,966 for the year ended 2020. This represents a 16% [...]

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 [...]

ACKROO CLOSES $3,000,000 PRIVATE PLACEMENT

2020-11-13T10:10:04-04:00November 13th, 2020|Ackroo News, Press Releases|

Ackroo adds capital to fund acquisitions and organic growth initiatives HAMILTON, Ontario, Nov. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ackroo Inc. (TSX-V: AKR; OTC: AKRFF) (the “Company”), a loyalty marketing, payments and point-of-sale technology and services provider, has completed its previously announced private placement of 25,000,000 Units at a price of $0.12 per Unit for gross proceeds of $3,000,000. Each “Unit” consists of one common share of [...]

ACKROO RELEASES Q3 2020 FINANCIAL RESULTS REPORTING RECORD EARNINGS AND 17% YEAR-TO-DATE YOY REVENUE GROWTH

2020-11-04T11:17:54-04:00November 4th, 2020|Ackroo News, Business Growth, Press Releases|

Ackroo achieves record earnings with 64% year -to-date YoY EBITDA growth over 2019 HAMILTON, Ontario, Nov. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ackroo Inc. (TSX-V: AKR; OTC: AKRFF) (the “Company” or “Ackroo”), a loyalty marketing, gift card, payments and point-of-sale technology and services provider, has filed its financial results for the period ended September 30, 2020. The results for the nine-month period ended September 30, 2020 [...]

ACKROO ACQUIRES GGGOLF

2020-10-30T08:51:33-04:00October 30th, 2020|Ackroo News, Press Releases|

Ackroo acquires point-of-sale software provider GGGolf to continue expansion of growing product and service offering HAMILTON, Ontario, Oct. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ackroo Inc. (TSX-V: AKR; OTC: AKRFF) (the “Company”), a loyalty marketing, gift card and payments technology and services provider, is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ackroo Canada Inc., has acquired all of the outstanding share capital of 3916715 Canada Inc. (“GGGolf”) [...]

ACKROO ANNOUNCES $3,000,000 STRATEGIC PRIVATE PLACEMENT

2020-10-20T09:39:00-04:00October 20th, 2020|Ackroo News, Press Releases|

HAMILTON, Ontario, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ackroo Inc. (TSX-V: AKR; OTC: AKRFF) (the “Company”), a loyalty marketing, gift card and payments technology and services provider, is pleased to announce a non-brokered private placement of $3,000,000. The private placement will provide the Company with the capital to pursue future strategic acquisitions and to provide organic growth opportunities. Shen Capital Partners Inc. or an affiliated entity [...]

5 Reasons Direct Mail Marketing Helps Boost Brand Loyalty

2021-04-09T05:18:45-04:00July 7th, 2020|Blog, Loyalty Campaign, Marketing Ideas|

Even before the pandemic, the age of direct mail marketing and physical mailers was seemingly ending. With most consumers opting to get their news and promotions digitally, getting flyers in the mail was at best an unexpected surprise, and at worst a nuisance that gets recycled after a quick glance.  However, that quick glance can say so much more about your business than an [...]