Tim Hortons serves up new loyalty program

Tims Rewards gives guests a free coffee, tea or baked good after every seventh visit The number seven is about to become the new favourite number for Tim Hortons guests. Not only was the number seven NHL legend Tim Horton’s retiring jersey number, starting today, Canadians will be rewarded after …

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American Express Canada, Marriott International Launch Refreshed Cobrand Credit Card Portfolio

New cards usher in enhanced travel benefits, exciting new offers for savvy travellers TORONTO–American Express Canada and Marriott International, Inc. announced updates to the current Starwood Preferred Guest American Express Cobrand Credit Card portfolio following the recent unveiling of Marriott’s new travel program, Marriott Bonvoy. The Starwood Preferred Guest Credit …

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Carrot Rewards is going global

Partners with UK Government Carrot Rewards, the Canadian startup that has revolutionized wellness promotion and positive brand engagement is now spreading its wings across the globe. Carrot Rewards today announced a partnership with the British government to replicate Carrot’s popular rewards app on the other side of the Atlantic and …

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Majority of Canadian consumers buying from companies that take a stand on issues they care about, ditching those that don’t, Accenture study finds

‘Purpose’ is now a powerful force helping companies build deeper consumer connections and improve competitiveness TORONTO–Fifty-five percent of Canadian consumers prefer to buy goods and services from companies that stand for a shared purpose that reflects their personal values and beliefs, and are ditching those that don’t, according to new …

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Snipp Achieves US$1 million of Sales Bookings in First Ten Days of 2019

TORONTO–Snipp Interactive Inc. , a Toronto-based global provider of digital marketing promotions, rebates and loyalty solutions, has US$1MM+ in sales bookings during the first 10 business days of 2019. This represents the fastest start in company history and continues the momentum from the record quarterly bookings achieved in Q4 2018 …

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Amadeus, Points announce strategic partnership to help airlines unlock greater economics from loyalty programs

New and existing airline customers of both companies can benefit from the combined portfolio TORONTO–Amadeus and Points International, the global leader in powering loyalty commerce, today announce a strategic partnership that will enable airlines to integrate Points’ solutions within existing Amadeus Loyalty Management and Awards solutions at the click of …

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Lightspeed Loyalty Designed for Independent Businesses Makes Its Debut

Global POS leader acquires Toronto-based loyalty platform ReUp, launches a complete loyalty solution for retailers and restaurants MONTREAL–Lightspeed, a powerful cloud point of sale system for independent retailers and restaurants, today introduces Lightspeed Loyalty. With its seamless integration of Lightspeed’s existing suite of products, the new technology enables merchants to …

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Loblaw adds PC Insiders option to 16 million PC Optimum loyalty program members

Exclusive PC Insiders subscription program open to more than 16 million PC Optimum members BRAMPTON–Loblaw Companies has opened up the PC Insiders subscription program to all 16 million PC Optimum loyalty members. The program originally launched last year as a small invitation-only offer of exclusive rewards and e-commerce benefits for …

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Air Canada buys AIMIA to acquire Aeroplan Loyalty Business

Aeroplan loyalty business to be sold to Air Canada for all-cash purchase price of $450 million MONTREAL–Data-driven marketing and loyalty analytics company Aimia Inc. has a definitive share purchase agreement with Air Canada for the purchase by Air Canada of all of the issued and outstanding share capital of Aimia …

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Popular Carrot Rewards App Celebrates Million-User Milestone by Launching Carrot Plus

TORONTO–Carrot Rewards, Canada’s most popular wellness app, marks the arrival of its one-millionth user today by launching Carrot Plus, a version that enables Canadians to earn rewards up to 10x faster when they achieve their daily walking goals. The celebrated platform — named Best App in Canada by MobileSyrup and …

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