Ackroo's expands the reach of its gift card and loyalty rewards
OTTAWA, Feb. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Ackroo Inc. (TSXV: AKR), a loyalty and rewards technology and services provider,
announced today that it has launched Ackroo3, the next generation Gift
Card and Loyalty Platform with breakthrough application development and
customer interaction capabilities. With this launch, merchants can
directly integrate their own operational infrastructure or build custom
programs and applications directly on top of the Ackroo3 platform.
Third party app developers can also get in on the fun by creating their
own gift card and loyalty applications for their favorite compute
platform, including web, mobile and tablet, and connect their work with
merchants operating on the Ackroo3 platform.
"I'm very pleased and excited with the launch of the Ackroo3 platform."
said Eamonn Garry, chief executive officer at Ackroo. "This unique
platform brings greater levels of loyalty and rewards accessibility to
our existing markets and opens up new markets due to the new and
exciting methods of integration for merchants and consumers that are
included. With this innovative approach, the company will increase the
ease of adoption of our loyalty and reward solutions. Ackroo3 provides
the platform for increased market share by providing enhanced client
accessibility and user customization."
With over 650 customer merchant locations, Ackroo's web-based software
platform combines the convenience of a gift card, the customer
retention power of a loyalty program and the immediacy of promotional
offers in a single, easy-to-use solution enabling businesses of all
sizes to launch customer retention programs that drive revenue.
Ackroo provides gift card and loyalty solutions into the $145 billion North American gift card
and loyalty market. Their solutions enable businesses, merchants and business networks to increase profitability and build
long-term customer relationships through customized gift card and loyalty programs. Ackroo's web-based solutions provide the power of a massively scalable
software platform in a lightweight online tool that works with existing
point-of-sale equipment, making it easy and affordable for businesses
to launch loyalty programs that deliver immediate return on investment.
Ackroo is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada. For more information, visit:
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SOURCE Ackroo Inc.