The Amazing Escape – How Merchants Can Promote

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Vicinity is proud to announce that we’re running a summer contest! The Amazing Escape contest is a great way to incentivize customers to sign up for Vicinity and start earning rewards at your stores. From August 4th to September 14th, each Vicinity transaction represents one entry into the sweepstakes for a trip for 2 to anywhere in Canada. And the
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10 Reasons to Choose Vicinity as Your Loyalty Platform

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If you’re already a Vicinity merchant you know all the benefits of signing up for our loyalty platform, and you’ve probably rewarded hundreds, maybe even thousands, of customers in your store. But if you’ve just learned about Vicinity or you’re wondering why it’s the best loyalty & rewards solution for your small business, look no further. We’ve put together a
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Celebrating 1,000 Locations!

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Don’t miss this great opportunity to join Vicinity and begin turning occasional customers into regular customers by rewarding them for their loyalty. Plus if you join now, you’ll be eligible to WIN* $1000 in marketing support with Vicinity.
 We’ll help you spread the word, think about what a $1000 can do for your business!  You choose the marketing piece that’ll works
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Vicinity 101 for Merchants

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Hi Vicinity family members, new and old. You’ve signed up your local business to our turnkey loyalty program so that you can reward your customers and now you’re wondering what’s next. Or you’re looking for a quick refresher – don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. We’ve compiled a quick cheat sheet for you so that you know exactly how to
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[Case Study] Healthy Planet sees bottom-line results from Vicinity

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Recently on our blog we’ve featured case studies from Vicinity retailers, highlighting why they implemented the program and their results since joining. Most of these case studies have focused on single-location businesses, so what happens when you’re a retail chain looking to breed loyal customers? Look no further than Healthy Planet, a chain of health food stores in Toronto and
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The Vicinity Social Incentive Program for Merchants!

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We’ve spent a ton of time talking about how as Vicinity merchants it pays to reward your customers. We believe in that sentiment for our merchants, but we also believe in rewarding our customer base of small business owners for helping to promote the program. That’s where the Vicinity social incentive program comes in. We want to reward you for
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[CASE STUDY] MAKING AN IMPACT WITH SEELEY’S BAY DRUG MART

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Tucked away just north of Kingston, Seeley’s Bay Pharmacy has small-town charm and was looking to make a big impact on their customers. Being part of a small community, the pharmacy wanted to incorporate a loyalty strategy that was on par with some of the bigger chain pharmacies. That’s where they found Vicinity. Seeley’s joined Vicinity in January 2014 and
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[CASE STUDY] Beachside Grill

Beachside Grill is a quaint restaurant in Toronto’s Beaches neighbourhood, serving all-day breakfast and comfort food to hungry patrons 7 days a week. The owners wanted to incorporate a loyalty strategy into their marketing program, and they found that Vicinity was the best option.