The Platinum Card Experience: Travel Clubs And Loyalty Programs In The Retail Landscape

Retail TouchPoints

By Mike Putman, Customer Travel Solutions If co-brand credit cards and frequent flyer programs have taught us anything, it’s that consumers love to travel and will go out of their way for exclusive travel benefits.

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Bright spots in down markets: Top 10 domestic and international travel destinations in February

Jumpshot

Following the usual post-holiday travel surge, February saw Americans decrease domestic and international flight purchases by double-digits. Read on for our full online travel findings.

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How Car Shoppers Travel from Your Website to Showroom

PERQ

The post How Car Shoppers Travel from Your Website to Showroom appeared first on PERQ. Automotive Marketing PERQ consumer profile exit intent online research online shoppers shopping preferences

How the Travel Industry Approaches Email Marketing (And What We Can Learn)

Liveintent

Is there any consumer-facing industry that’s been more disrupted by the internet than travel? Even older grandparents these days check portals like Expedia and Kayak rather than phoning a trusty travel agent. Perspective Email marketing travel email marketing travel newsletters

Nomad Gear: 10 Minimalist Travel Essentials for Digital Nomads

A Better Lemonade Stand

At the top of the list for most people is the ability to travel the world while working from your laptop. The post Nomad Gear: 10 Minimalist Travel Essentials for Digital Nomads appeared first on A Better Lemonade Stand. Building online businesses and becoming a location independent entrepreneur has its perks. We recently wrote about the top 10 co-living & co-working communities around the world, and since we here at A Better Lemonade […].

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Podcast 35: Top Nerd Travel Tools

Nerd Marketing

Highlights 19 Online tools that made it possible to work and travel for […]. The post Podcast 35: Top Nerd Travel Tools appeared first on Nerd Marketing. In this episode, Drew talks in-depth about the tools that made productive work possible during a 7-month long trip across the globe with his family. Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher EXCLUSIVE RESOURCE: Prefer to read rather than listen? the text transcribe from this episode.

One Segmentation Secret to Influence 98% of Prospective Travelers

Dynamic Yield

With the right technology and best practices, travel businesses can get to know the consumer and her needs. The post One Segmentation Secret to Influence 98% of Prospective Travelers appeared first on Dynamic Yield.

One Segmentation Secret to Influence 98% of Prospective Travelers

Dynamic Yield

With the right technology and best practices, travel businesses can get to know the consumer and her needs. The post One Segmentation Secret to Influence 98% of Prospective Travelers appeared first on Dynamic Yield.

Today is Cyber Monday. It’s a Great Time To Book Your Next Vacation.

Forrester eCommerce

During the Black Friday and Cyber Monday week travel specials tend to get lost in the flurry of deals on smart speakers, tablets and HD TVs. Over the past few years the travel industry has quietly stolen a share of the consumers’ wallet spend between Black Friday, Cyber Monday and now what the industry is […].

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Cybersecurity In India: Reflections And Learnings From A Visitor

Forrester eCommerce

Last week, I had the immense pleasure of travelling to India for the first time. It quickly became one of my favourite trips of 2019.

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Podcast 33: The Podcast is Back and Three Updates for 2018

Nerd Marketing

Buying a Business Email Marketing News The Nerd Marketing Podcast instagram travelWe’re back! In this episode, Drew talks about where he has been the past 7 months, and 3 things listeners can expect from upcoming episodes of the podcast. Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher EXCLUSIVE RESOURCE: Prefer to read rather than listen? the text transcribe from this episode. Highlights A little look at where I’ve been the past […].

Why Personalization is The Key to Capitalizing on What Won’t Change

Dynamic Yield

eCommerce Publishers Web Personalization eCommerce Personalization Personalization Trends Publisher Optimization Travel PersonalizationFor marketers, planting stakes to the known tedium has long been a winning strategy. Here's how personalization helps you capitalize on what won't change.

Cybersecurity In Singapore: Reflections Of A Visitor (And A New Fan)

Forrester eCommerce

In the same way that I love traveling, exploring new cultures, eating different foods and losing myself in the company of friends, I LOVE doing […].

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Real-Time Customer Experience

Forrester eCommerce

When I first saw buttons at Heathrow that let travelers give instant feedback on how they were feeling, I laughed. Measuring and refining customer experience is about long-term strategy, not raw takes on what’s happening now. I was wrong.

How Lonely Planet Combines Content and Commerce on Workarea to Drive Growth!

Demac Media

Founded in 1973, Lonely Planet is the world’s largest travel media company. In his role, Mike Nelson deals with everything transactional at Lonely Planet from digital downloads to physical guidebooks, even travel insurance and hotel reservations. We’ve always had an early online presence, and it made sense to provide a direct consumer opportunity when we were already creating a direct dialogue with the travel community.

Dave Munson from Saddleback Leather

eCommerceFuel

He shares what makes a good promo video, how he balances travel, work, and family, and overcoming tough times in business. We talk about video, we talk about traveling, talk about a lot of different things. Are you able to still get on the road and travel like you used to?

A Good Life Hack

Forrester eCommerce

I was travelling in Europe in June and in a reflective moment I asked myself a simple question: “What one habit could I change that would improve my life?” Quickly: Stop reading the news during your work day — you will be happier and more productive. ” As I surveyed my typical day, I spotted an […]. Counterintuitive CEO

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Why Personalization is The Key to Capitalizing on What Won’t Change

Dynamic Yield

eCommerce Media Personalization eCommerce Personalization Personalization Trends Publisher Optimization Travel PersonalizationFor marketers, planting stakes to the known tedium has long been a winning strategy. Here's how personalization helps you capitalize on what won't change.

How Can CX Tools Elevate Your Brand? Find Out At Forrester’s Consumer Marking Forum

Forrester eCommerce

If your ad campaigns promises care-free travel, but the customer’s [… Marketers work hard to define their brand promise and build their customer engagement strategy to showcase it. But we know that, in the end, all the hard work only pays off if the customer receives, and remembers, the brand as intended across all touch points.

Maplin selects Kirona’s online booking and mobile services software for streamlined processing

Retail Technology Review

Maplin, the UK's specialist technology retailer, is partnering with Kirona to help customers and staff book services through an online solution, helping to minimise wasted time for travelling home service providers

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Carnival and their Guest Experience Digital Transformation

GetElastic

When the world’s largest leisure travel company, Carnival, wanted to create the ultimate vacation experience aboard their ships, they realized they needed to improve the convergence among the physical and digital worlds into a seamless experience. Source: Barrhead Travel.

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Where Will Webbula Be in 2019?

Webbula

Webbula might be based in Pittsburgh, but we like to travel, especially early in the year. Our incredibly good looking sales team will be making their way around the United. The post Where Will Webbula Be in 2019? appeared first on Webbula.

191: How Our Ecommerce Store Performed In 2017 With Steve Chou

My Wife Quit Her Job

It’s been quite a tumultuous year with all the traveling, the injuries and our kids activities but we still made it out with another double digit growth year.

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188: How To Run A 7 Figure Ecommerce Business As A Digital Nomad With Greg Mercer

My Wife Quit Her Job

Meanwhile while he’s traveling, he’s running multiple 7 or 8 figure businesses. Meanwhile, while he's traveling, he's running multiple 7 or 8 figure businesses. Today I’m happy to have Greg Mercer back on the show for the second time.

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2017 Mid Year Income Report: How Our Online Store Performed In The First Half Of The Year

My Wife Quit Her Job

My wife actually closed the half year books on Bumblebee Linens weeks ago but I couldn’t find the time to write this up because we’ve been traveling so much. But traveling more doesn’t mean that our store has been stagnant.

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Want a free book that will make you laugh?

Bryan Eisenberg

All Over the Place: Adventures in Travel, True Love, and Petty Theft. My friend Geraldine DeRuiter ( @everywhereist ) is about to release her first book. The book will be released May 2nd. The reviews have been amazing so far. I am sure you will love her writing like I do.

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170: How To Build A Highly Engaged Instagram Following With Sue B Zimmerman

My Wife Quit Her Job

She is known as the Instagram Expert and travels across the world sharing her Instagram expertise. She is known as the Instagram Expert and travels across the world sharing her Instagram expertise. Today I’m excited to have Sue B Zimmerman on the show. Now Sue and I met through a mutual friend and I actually recently watched her speak at Ryan Deiss’ Traffic and Conversion Summit.

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Rewards Case Study: Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards

Smile.io

travellers. companies considered “major carriers” , competition in the travel industry is fierce. When it comes to choosing the perfect airline, there’s no shortage of options for U.S. With 18 U.S As a result, customer retention is more critical to staying in the air than ever before. In an industry this competitive, how do airlines keep customers coming back, flight after flight? Program Case Studies

Dealing With FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out) And How To Find Work Life Balance

My Wife Quit Her Job

Me: I feel like a slacker) Another friend is living it up by taking time off and travelling the world. (Me: I have a love hate relationship with Facebook. On one hand, Facebook allows me to keep in touch with and keep track of what my friends are up to.

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2017 Income Report: How We Grew Our Online Store And Highlights For The Year

My Wife Quit Her Job

That being said, it’s also been a hectic year filled with lots of traveling, injuries and family activities. My wife just closed the books on 2017 and I’m happy to report that our online store had another record year.

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Rewards Case Study: Marks and Spencer Sparks Rewards

Smile.io

If you’ve ever travelled across the pond to the UK, odds are you’ve come across Marks & Spencer (M&S). Established over 100 years ago, their retail stores are known for being a one stop shop for almost any home goods - not unlike Walmart or Target in North America.

Instagram Made Me Buy It!

Zaius

Because Instagram has such an intense focus on fashion, travel, and lifestyle, it’s a perfect fit for many ecommerce brands looking to reach new audiences and raise awareness of their innovative products. Instagram and shopping go together like peanut butter and jelly.

Rewards Case Study: World of Hyatt

Smile.io

As someone who loves travelling but doesn’t have the budget to match, I’m always looking for ways to save a bit of money when I’m abroad. With nearly 800 hotels in 54 countries , Hyatt has an impressive global reach that allows travellers like myself to be rewarded in whatever corner of the world they find themselves in. In my research I stumbled across the World of Hyatt rewards program, and was very intrigued by the idea of saving money just by staying at the Hyatt.

92 Small Business Tax Deductions to Use Now (+11 You Should Never Try)

BigCommerce

Business travel (here’s what you need to know!). Charity or traveling to perform charitable services. Eating out while you’re traveling for business. So far in this Ecommerce Tax Handbook we’ve covered sales tax , Amazon FBA , and tax law deadlines.

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RTP Editors Spotlight What To Watch For At #NRF2019

Retail TouchPoints

Every year, the Retail TouchPoints editorial team travels to the NRF Big Show in New York City, and this year’s event, held Jan. 13-15, 2019, will really live up to its name: the conference is projected to host 37,000 attendees, 16,000 retailers and more than 700 exhibitors.

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