Mobility, social media and cutting-edge content formats were among the core topics outlined in our 2014 Channel Trends & Predictions piece. This year, channel experts and thought leaders are honing in on the importance of Big Data, and how organizations can leverage this data to better align marketing campaigns and tactics to the buying journey. […]
The Problem: More marketers are striving to stand out against competitors by offering more targeted and personalized content and interactions. However, it is sometimes challenging to decipher the plethora of data coming in about prospects, and leverage these insights to tailor experiences. The Solution: QuickPivot is a multichannel marketing solution provider positioned to help marketers to produce […]
WebbMason, an integrated marketing solutions and services company, has launched MarketingBench 2.0, an SaaS marketing automation application for the creation, sourcing, deployment and measurement of integrated marketing programs. The solution is designed to help marketers manage print collateral, promotional items and event promotions, as well as digital marketing, in a central location. “The central principle […]
Using location-based, targeted campaigns, national brands can reach current and potential customers more effectively. However, there is a series of challenges many organizations face. This infographic from Balihoo spotlights these obstacles, as well as potential solutions, helping organizations optimize their localization efforts.
The Problem: Brands and manufacturers rely on their partners and franchise owners to deliver quality experiences to end-user customers. A key facet of these exemplary interactions is providing timely offers, messages and other content that is relevant to target audiences and guides them along the browsing and buying journey seamlessly. However, marketing knowledge and skill […]
In February 2013, Kaspersky Lab announced a variety of enhancements and additions to its partner program, spotlighting a stronger focus on new rewards and lead generation strategies. During a follow-up interview, Chris Doggett, SVP of Corporate Sales, and Gary Mullen, VP of Corporate Marketing, both for Kaspersky Lab North America, discussed how these partner program […]
The Problem: With local searches constituting 24% of all Google queries, and 45% of all Yelp searches happening on a mobile app, the interdependence of brands and local businesses is more evident than ever before. Businesses rely on brands for marketing resources and assets promoting the products and services that bring customers through the door. […]
As suppliers vie to increase partnerships across markets and geographic locations, distributors are becoming more vital to the success of channel demand initiatives. At the 2012 SiriusDecisions Summit, Maria Chien, Research Analyst for Channel Management Strategies at SiriusDecisions, spotlighted how suppliers can use distributors to drive communication and brand penetration among partners, prospects and even […]