We believe the future of loyalty is engaging.
With points or stamps as your reward currency, add tiers and levels to engage and truly connect with your customers on a more emotional level.
Rewards help you build a strong foundation for your loyalty program. Reward your customer's loyalty with points or stamps – or both. Your loyalty member can earn points per $ spent, by purchasing specific products, by visits, and by behavioral actions you want to encourage, such as referring a friend.
Combine the points system with a tier system, letting your customers work their way up to a premium membership. Achieving a premium membership could, in turn, earn the customer more points, rewards, better terms on stamp cards, or exclusive offers.
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Earning points and stamps is Clear and easy to understand for your customer. Adding tiers gives Compelling benefits for your best customers and can be Consistently executed in your loyalty program.
Make it Easy to earn and redeem rewards, Engage your customers with tiers, and Empower them to choose their rewards.
Offline 2 Online,
Online 2 Offline:
Points for in-store purchases drive customers to your online app, while redeeming rewards drives them back into the offline store – and so on, in a virtuous circle.
How can Rewards help you connect with your customers?
Build stronger loyalty with engaging points and tier systems.
Easy to earn and redeem points, stamps and rewards.
Points and tiers help identify your most valuable customers.
This article discusses the importance of creating customer groups or “segments” so that you can always share your most relevant content with your members. Segmenting your messages and offers leads to better conversion rates. Better conversion rates mean better customer experiences, and better customer experiences means higher lifetime value. So, by using segmentation, you create […]
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How can you build a loyalty programme that truly wows your customers? Convenience retail has unique challenges and demands a unique approach in this digital age. “How to Wow – Part 1” outlines the basic principles for a successful loyalty programme in the convenience retail industry. Watch this video to learn the “Three C’s for […]
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It seems incredible to me that its now two years since I first began writing case studies about how the world’s greatest convenience stores drive customer loyalty, with 7-Eleven the brand I’ve actually written about the most, mainly because of the incredible ideas that it continues to deliver in dramatically different global markets, but most […]
An Interview with Richard Yeung, CEO, Convenience Retail Asia Limited This article was first published in Global Convenience Store Focus. “It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.” This famous Charles Darwin quote seems to be the secret […]
Note this article was written in 2018 based on the Starbucks loyalty programme at that time which was revised in 2019, so please check out this article for the latest Starbucks loyalty strategy insights. —————————————————————————————————————————- This article is the first in a series intended to capture the key insights from the world’s best and most relevant […]
Narvesen is a franchise operated convenience retailer with a network of +440 kiosks in Norway. The Narvesen network service 200.000 customer visits a day which means that on average every Norwegian visits Narvesen approximately 16 times a year. Since 1894 Narvesen has been the leading convenience retailer in Norway. Today Narvesen remains the market leader and a refreshing break in […]
k kiosk is a leading convenience retail brand in Switzerland with more than 1000 stores. k kiosk is part of the Valora Group which has a network of +2800 stores across Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and France. Valora’s kiosk and convenience formats are k kiosk, Press & Books, avec, cigo and ServiceStore DB […]
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