Posted by Brandon Carter on Dec 18, 2014 2:30:00 AM

It’s holiday shopping season. People have abandoned their families to shop on Thanksgiving, then stood outside in the wee hours of the morning on Black Friday waiting for doors to open. They’ve dutifully ignored work (on occasion) to browse online retailers. They’ve sharpened their elbows and mobilized through intense ...

Posted by Brandon Carter on Sep 4, 2014 12:56:00 AM

This is a guest post from IT solutions firm TechnologyAdvice. You can find more tidbits of their recent research over on our loyalty stats and millennial loyalty stats collections. According to recent research from Bridge. Over, 70% of Millennials believe their generation is less brand loyal than previous generations. ...

Posted by Brandon Carter on Jul 30, 2014 2:40:00 AM

Why hasn’t the technology of the Jetsons come to fruition? Why can’t I wake up and be taken through a conveyor belt that automates the process of showering/getting dressed/eating breakfast/greeting the family/heading out to work? It feels like the future, after all. We all tote around connected devices that allow us to...

Posted by Brandon Carter on Mar 24, 2014 2:23:00 AM

Pop Quiz! Without consulting Google or your address book, name the following:   Your plumber   Your dentist.   The last membership organization you joined.   Your real estate agent.   The brand of cereal you ate this morning. Or the name of the farm your eggs came from, if you're the lucky type that gets to have a nice...

Posted by Dave Bona on Mar 3, 2014 2:45:00 AM

We've made the claim that coupons can work for just about any business, as long as the deals are created with specific goals and audiences in mind. Mom-and-pop shops, regional chains, national retailers and yes, high-end brands. That's right, even high-end brands can - and do - use deals to entice the right crowd to sh...

Posted by Dave Bona on Feb 4, 2014 10:24:00 PM

Access Vice President of Partnership Marketing Dave Bona oversees the development and maintenance of the nation’s largest private discount network, featuring over 300,000 merchants. We asked Dave to chime in with his thoughts on coupons and how the practice is changing for merchants. Be sure to catch parts one, two, an...