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Our expert insights cover everything from the essential basics to cutting edge technologies — everything you need to help retain and grow your customer relationships.

Retail Marketing Blog

September 14, 2017, in CCG Retail Marketing Blog

Customer Value Marketing: Have you scored your customers today?

Have you scored your customers recently? A customer value marketing strategy helps you identify top performing customers — and more efficiently allocate your marketing dollars and resources.

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August 31, 2017, in CCG Retail Marketing Blog

How New Revenue Recognition Standards Impact Loyalty Program Accounting and Incentive Point Liability

Upcoming changes to revenue recognition standards could impact your loyalty program, customer incentive and gift card accounting. Make sure you’re prepared with this overview of core areas related to customer marketing.

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August 11, 2017, in CCG Retail Marketing Blog

Top 10 Best Practices to Increase Customer Retention

It can cost seven to 10 times less to keep an existing customer than acquire a new one. And those repeat customers spend more than the newcomers. Try these top customer retention tactics to reap the rewards.

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Retail Marketing Case Studies

Filling a gap in the loyalty staff line-up.

Is your loyalty program working?

Loyalty program meets enhanced technology solution.

CCG Interactive Loyalty Assessment Tool

How does your loyalty program stack up to the competition? Spend five minutes with our interactive assessment tool to find out — and identify strengths and opportunities for improvement.

Retail Marketing White Papers

Building the Case for CRM

Done properly, a strong CRM business case sets a plan in motion to secure adequate resources and funding needed for your entire CRM initiative, including the backbone of your CRM program — the customer database.

Selecting a Marketing Database Solution

Find your perfect fit! If you’re in the market for a marketing database — whether you’d like to have one or don’t like the one you have — then you need to read our primer on how to choose the best solution.

Have You Scored Your Customers Today?

A business intelligence report on the development and benefits of a strategic customer value scoring system.

Creating Your Content Marketing Plan

A step-by-step guide to developing a content plan that builds customer loyalty and boosts your bottom line.

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