SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2018

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State of the Incentive, Reward & Recognition Industry: Where We Are, Where We're Headed

State of the Incentive, Reward & Recognition Industry

Where We Are, Where We're Headed

The incentives business is booming, as this roundup of research and commentary from the Incentive Research Foundation (IRF) and others shows.

Get Connected: Voice Automation, Housewares Top Merchandise Trends

Get Connected

Voice Automation, Housewares Top Merchandise Trends

The hottest merchandise on the market these days features interconnectedness—hooking up users to their homes and lives through their phones, voice automation and more.

Fun for All, and All for Fun!: Recreation and Sporting Goods Incentives

Fun for All, and All for Fun!

Recreation and Sporting Goods Incentives

When looking for ideal rewards and incentives, items that have mass appeal and give recipients a chance to enjoy their lives and experiences more can have a huge impact. Thatís why rec and sporting goods are the perfect fit.

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WEB EXCLUSIVES

Incenting the Channel

How Rewards Can Strengthen Your B2B Relationships

Collaboration with channel partners can be highly beneficial for many businesses, boosting sales, creating new revenue streams and opening your company up to a wealth of shared resources.

AI & Incentives

Artificial intelligence is expected to revolutionize the work landscape. Here, we take a look at recent research from the Incentive Research Foundation (IRF) to understand its impact.

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GUEST COLUMNS

Gifting for the Holidays

To get an effective holiday gift program rolling, there are a few key things you need to know.

Setting the Record Straight

A Brief History of the Gift Card Evolution in the Incentive Rewards Market

Ever wondered just how gift cards came to dominate the incentives, rewards and recognition space? Hereís a brief look at the evolution of this essential tool.

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