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Jura GIGA 6 Wins iF Design Award

The JURA GIGA 6, a top-of-the-line professional automatic coffee machine for the home, has won the internationally renowned iF Design Award 2020.

IRF Releases Spring Academic Review

The Incentive Research Foundation (IRF) released the Spring 2020 issue of The IRF Quarterly Academic Review. The Spring issue focuses on the role of incentives in employee satisfaction, engagement and retention.

IRF Releases Top Performer Study

The Incentive Research Foundation announced the release of The IRF 2020 Top Performer Study: What Top Performing Companies Do Differently in Incentives and Rewards. The study identifies the non-cash rewards strategies and tactics used by top performing companies.

IRF Releases Meeting Planner Survey

A recent survey of meeting planners conducted by the IRF reveals a clear ongoing gap between the corporate focus on wellness and the incorporation of wellness practices into meetings and incentives.

Alpha Guardian Partners With Links

Links Unlimited, a corporate channel supplier and fulfillment organization for many of the best brands in retail, announced its new premier partnership with Alpha Guardian.

Bond Acquires rDialogue

Bond Brand Loyalty, a global customer experience and loyalty management company, announced that it has acquired Atlanta-based rDialogue, a customer marketing firm.

Behavioral Economics Boost Wellness

Active Wellness, a fitness design & management company announced compelling results from a case study that tracked modified incentives at one of its corporate multi-tenant fitness amenities.

IRF Announces 2020 Industry Trends

The Incentive Research Foundation announced the release of its signature study, The IRF 2020 Trends Report. The report highlights key trends that will affect organizations, their products and services, and the workforce in 2020.

JURA ENA 8 Provides Compact Design

Small, stunning and simple the new JURA ENA 8 is a superlative one-cup automatic coffee machine that embodies JURA technology and style.

IRF Elects 2020 Officers

The Incentive Research Foundation announced the 2020 IRF Executive Committee and the IRF Board of Trustees.

Bond Announces New President

Bond Brand Loyalty, a global customer experience and loyalty management company, announced the hiring of Brian McLean as president of Bond, effective April 1, 2020.

PPAI Surpasses 16,000 Members

Promotional Products Association International (PPAI), the world's largest not-for-profit trade association serving corporate members of the $24.7 billion-dollar promotional products industry, announced that it has surpassed the 16,000-member mark.

NGC Expands Gift Card Development Team

NGC, one of the world's largest and most-automated prepaid branded currency technology providers, is expanding its gift card innovation team, bringing on nine new software engineers and opening a technology and development hub in Holland, Mich.

PPAI Expo Exceeds Expectations

The PPAI Expo 2020 is the world's largest and longest-running promotional products industry trade show and is projecting a pre-registered attendance of more than 13,000 distributors from more than 4,300 companies and 30 countries.

Jura Promotes Shull to VP

JURA Inc. announced the promotion of David Shull to executive vice president of marketing and communications.

Leed's Partners With Skullcandy

Leed's announced a partnership with Skullcandy, the original lifestyle audio brand. Leed's will offer a selection of the retail brand's bestselling headphones and true wireless earbuds.



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