Karen Voelker

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Announcing the Global Debut of SPG Keyless from Starwood Hotels & Resorts: the First Truly Mobile, Keyless Room Entry

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--It’s a mobile office. It’s a virtual wallet. It’s a lifeline. And now, it’s a hotel room key. This fall, the …

Hospitality

MagicBands & Admission Cards

Newsroom | Walgreens Newsroom

In the News<p>Walgreens today announced the launch of a new back-to-school collection with ME to WE, an innovative social enterprise that provides …

Health Care

Balance Rewards

Design

Customer Service eLearning & Onsite Training Customized Engaging Customer Service Training Make “WOW” a Part of Your Culture (Whoa, Nellie! Have We Got A Surprise For You!)

Last summer I ordered a pair of running shoes from Zappos.com. Shipping is always on the house at Zappos when you go with standard shipping. That’s a …

@Zappos_Service Answers Your Most Pressing Questions---Right Now!

Did you know that you can tweet Zappos Customer Service anytime, any day of the week and they’ll respond in minutes? If you not, let me introduce you …

Caribou’s new loyalty program surprises customers with SMS rewards | Retail Dive

Consumers can sign up for the new loyalty program, Caribou Perks, by sending an SMS with the keyword “Enroll” to 65017. Caribou will then send …

Caribou Perks - Home

What types of rewards can I earn?<p>You will earn 2 points per dollar on every purchase you make in a Caribou Coffee store (excluding gift cards). Once …

Coffee

Now For The Fun Part | Starwood Preferred Guest

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Entertainment

Instagram Contest Kicks off 30th Anniversary of Neiman Marcus Loyalty Program

Since Instagram has the highest engagement with members of the Neiman Marcus InCircle loyalty program, what better to way to celebrate the program’s …

Incircle at Neiman Marcus

How InCircle<br>Works<p>The perks, the points, the benefits—everything<br>you need to know about joining InCircle<p>Pick a Day & EARN<br>Double Points<p>earn double …

op

How do I find my member number?<p>Find your member number online. You can also call Customer Support at 1-800-426-4840 (U.S. and Canada) or …

Personal Finance

REI

There are a number of companies – big and small – that do a good job of building customer loyalty. I would like to highlight five of them that are …

interactive investor

Investing

Luxury Daily

Department store chain Nordstrom is looking to strengthen its customer relationships with a newly-redesigned fashion rewards program that puts more …

Nordstrom

Starbucks Expands Loyalty Program to Grocery Aisle

Starbucks customers will soon be able to earn loyalty points at the grocery store.<p>Starting in May, customers can put their Starbucks packaged-coffee …

Costa Rica

Sephora's Augmented Reality Mirror Adds Virtual Makeup To Customers' Faces

Beauty lovers can try on makeup in this real-time, 3D mirror with just a swipe.<p>Shopping for makeup can be a hassle. You have to browse the store for …

Push or pull: how can retailers better communicate with shoppers?

Media & Tech Network,Retail industry,Business,Mobile phones,Technology,Tesco,Foursquare,Location based services,Apple,Contactless payments<p>Should retailers push their products and messages on to customers, or allow shoppers to pull it at their convenience?<p>If Tesco's recent plan to use facial …

Google’s same-day delivery grinds to a halt in NYC

Google launched its speedy same-day delivery service in Manhattan Monday, but like most cool new things in the city, it was too popular to even …

Pinterest launches Guided Search to navigate you through its 30 billion pins

Everyone’s favorite virtual pin-board wants to introduce you to more than just decorated mason jars, apartment envy, and wedding inspiration. …

Mobile Devices

Guess? Launches New Mobile App To Strengthen Its Omni-Channel Platform

Shutterstock photo<p>Specialty retailer Guess ( GES ) recently unveiled a new mobile app for iOS and Android devices aimed at providing a seamless …

eCommerce

All Grown Up And Ready To Spend: Millennial Moms

The generation commonly referred to as “Millennial” is currently snug in their 20s and early 30s, pursuing high-powered careers and having kids of their own. You may think “Wow, they grew up fast,” and you’re not alone. In fact, it might be shocking for some to discover the buying power of this …

Tesco pivots iBeacon focus towards customer service. Will others follow? | Retail Dive

While much of the buzz about beacons has been around pushing offers to shoppers, a new pilot program at Tesco gives marketers a better understanding …

Catalog-Sharing Campaigns : ikea social catalogue

The ‘IKEA Social Catalogue’ campaign bridges the gap between its print and digital content. IKEA has been incredibly successful at creating catalogs …

Social Media