Channel Marketer Report

Incentive Programs

Kensington Wins Bet That Gamified Incentives Will Bring Partners To Portal

There’s no mystery about the spike in partner visits to the Kensington partner portal. Since Kensington, a provider of solutions for security, docking, and ergonomics and wellness, launched a Whodunnit incentive game, the number of partners engaging with the company’s portal is rising. The new game follows Kensington’s PartnerPoker program, another gamified incentive initiative that […]

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Segmentation (Instead Of Tiers) Allows for Personalized Channel Programs

By Ellen Linkenhoker, Channel Partner Solutions Lead, ITA Group If you checked out my previous article on evaluating your current programs and mapping them against your business goals, you’ll inevitably have lot of information (and ideas) about how to change your programs for the better. Let’s get a little more tactical and cover how to […]

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Are Your Channel Program Tiering And Levels Still Relevant?

By Ellen Linkenhoker, Channel Partner Solutions Lead, ITA Group “Is tiering still relevant for my channel? Is it the strongest approach for my audience or are there better options I should be considering?” These questions are coming up regularly and are especially important to consider for channel leaders who are looking to build the best […]

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Schneider Electric Evolves mySchneider IT Partner Program, Enabling Collaboration To Improve End-Markets Experience

Schneider Electric, a global provider of energy management and automation solutions, has launched a new partner program to provide a simplified, innovative and collaborative approach to enabling partner growth. mySchneider IT Partner Program focuses on enabling diverse and evolving business models and allows partners to differentiate their business by becoming a strategic advisor and expert […]

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Deep Instinct Implements ‘Loyalty Point’ Program To Boost Partner-Initiated Sales

Deep Instinct, provider of a purpose-built, deep learning cybersecurity framework, has launched a new partner program that focuses on expected partner margins (as high as 35%), rather than discount, and is based on deal origination path – partner initiated versus Deep Instinct initiated. Additionally, partners can earn incremental margin based on frequent-flyer style loyalty points […]

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360insights Acquires Webinfinity, Expanding Its Offering Of Channel-Enabling Solutions

360insights has acquired Webinfinity, the ecosystem management platform, after purchasing a minority stake in the company earlier in 2021. Webinfinity’s engagement automation solution and portal technology will be fully integrated and rebranded as 360ecosystems. With the acquisition, 360ecosystems will enable brands to manage, influence and engage their complex channel ecosystems with an intelligent application that […]

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360insights Expands Channel Management Offering With Acquisition Of Channel Maven And Spark Your Channel

360insights, an incentive management company, has acquired the partner program consulting agency, Channel Maven, and Spark Your Channel, a demand generation technology provider. The purchase of these two successful firms, both founded by channel marketing authority, Heather K. Margolis, will bolster 360insights’ data-driven capabilities in the areas of channel engagement & marketing, as well as […]

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Fielo, An Incentive Management Solution Provider, Acquires Channel Management Technology Vendor Gage Marketing Group

Fielo, a Salesforce-native provider of incentive automation for channel incentive, employee incentive, and customer loyalty programs, has acquired Gage Marketing Group, a channel management software provider. While Fielo has long been a leader in the Salesforce-native market, Gage’s incentive, distributed marketing, and eLearning solutions will enable Fielo to expand its market to serve customers with […]

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Are You Tracking The Health Of Your Channel Incentive Program?

By Brian Crockett, Head of Marketing, Vanson Technology Services Determining whether a channel incentive program is successful can be a challenge for many program managers, but it is critical for a healthy program – and for securing ongoing organizational funding and support! It can be helpful to look at channel incentive program success metrics across four […]

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Incentive Solutions, Channeltivity Partner To Offer Comprehensive Channel Management Solution

Incentive Solutions, a channel incentives and technology provider, has entered into a partnership with Channeltivity, a partner relationship management solution provider. Propelling this alliance is a drive to expand services and enhance the customer experience, said Incentive Solutions in a press release. Connecting solutions from the two organizations delivers a smoother, more comprehensive user experience […]

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