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August 2017

Growing Incentive Gift Card Market Provides Opportunities

Results of a new research study show the majority of U.S. businesses are increasingly using gift cards as a reward tool for multiple groups (channel, sales, employee and customer), and that investment in gift card rewards is both significant and growing.

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Canon - Dedicated to the Next Adventure - Let Canon make your corporate gifts and incentives work for you

Links Unlimited Ray-Ban - Introducing Gift Experiences

Sony - Our best for your best. Sony - Our best for your best.

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Is Your Culture Inclusive Enough?

A recent Deloitte study showed that many workers, and especially millennials, would leave their current employer for a more inclusive culture. Are you doing enough to ensure everyone feels included and heard?

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Brian Dunne Earns Karen Renk Fellowship Award

The Incentive Marketing Association honored Brian Dunne, CPIM, managing director, Giftcard Consulting, with the Karen Renk Fellowship Award.

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Pete Mitchell Receives IMA President's Award

Long-time Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) and Incentive Manufacturers Representatives Alliance (IMRA) member Pete Mitchell received the 2017 IMA President's Award.

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National Gift Card Implements New Technology

National Gift Card Corp. has purchased two new gift card fulfillment machines from Kern International Inc., the American subsidiary of the Swiss-based manufacturer of the fastest card attaching and mail insertion equipment in the world.

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Le Specs Chooses Links Unlimited

Links Unlimited, a corporate channel supplier for many of the best brands in retail, announced an exclusive distribution partnership with Le Specs to the corporate market.

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IMA Inducts Inaugural Hall of Fame Class

The Incentive Marketing Association inducted four long-time industry leaders into the new IMA Hall of Fame.

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This Month in Premium Incentive Products

Feature Stories

Tokens of Gratitude
   The Multiple Benefits of Business Gifting

Step in Time
   Master Motivation With Watch Incentives

Guest Columns

The Female Mystique
   Why Women Don't Get Promoted

The Insider

Know the Rules
   OSHA Guidelines, Fiduciary Rule Could Affect Incentive Programs


Good & Good for You
   Fitness, Health & Spa Products

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