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Insights from Channel Fusion is your clearinghouse for a wide spectrum of channel marketing ideas, viewpoints and industry updates. Check out our unique perspective on channel marketing, discover what sets us apart, and learn more about how we empower brands and channel partners to achieve their desired outcomes.

Supercharge Your Incentives with the Channel Fusion SPIFF Module

It’s time to take your channel incentive program to the next level with the powerful capabilities of the Channel Fusion SPIFF module. This sophisticated tool is designed to provide maximum flexibility through its self-service functionality, putting program administrators in the driver’s seat.   The core of the Channel Fusion SPIFF module lies in its ability… Continue reading Supercharge Your Incentives with the Channel Fusion SPIFF Module

Rewards Programs and Brand Activity: The Secret to Dealer Engagement

In the highly competitive automotive industry, brands strive to capture the attention and loyalty of their shared audience. In a recent examination of historical program data, Channel Fusion analyzed how three brands, each with varying levels of activity – high, moderate, and low – have been targeting the same customer base. The behaviors and outcomes… Continue reading Rewards Programs and Brand Activity: The Secret to Dealer Engagement

Unleashing the Power of Rewards Programs: 6 Key Characteristics for Success

In today’s competitive marketplace, brands are constantly seeking effective strategies to engage, retain, and increase mindshare among their channel partners. One powerful tool that has proven its worth time and again is a well-designed rewards program.   By including incentives in their channel program, brands not only drive sales but also foster loyalty and brand… Continue reading Unleashing the Power of Rewards Programs: 6 Key Characteristics for Success

Three Capabilities to Consider When Selecting Channel Partner

Selecting the right partner to support channel marketing programs is crucial for brands. In today’s landscape, where technology and services play a vital role in channel marketing initiatives, brands invest significant time and resources in launching or transitioning their programs to a new provider. There are three capabilities brands should consider when evaluating potential partners:… Continue reading Three Capabilities to Consider When Selecting Channel Partner

Defined Strategy and Roadmap Key to Delivering Channel Program Outcomes

In today’s competitive business world, it is no longer enough to simply have a product or service to sell. To stand out from the crowd and make a real impact in the market, it is essential to have a well-defined channel marketing strategy that outlines clear outcomes and a blueprint for success.   Channel Fusion… Continue reading Defined Strategy and Roadmap Key to Delivering Channel Program Outcomes

Artificial Intelligence in Channel Marketing Still Needs the Human Touch

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has certainly become a game-changer for channel marketers. AI technology can analyze vast amounts of data and generate insights that would take marketers months to complete. While AI makes it much easier for channel marketers to develop content and make creative recommendations, for example, AI cannot replace human interaction and engagement completely,… Continue reading Artificial Intelligence in Channel Marketing Still Needs the Human Touch

Checklist: Five Ways to Leverage Feedback and Drive Channel Program Outcomes

In a recent Finances Online article, enhancing feedback capabilities were identified as a key improvement area for business-to-business companies. The article cited an Accenture study that captured five areas B2B companies should focus on when soliciting feedback.   For channel marketers, this type of feedback can provide insights into program effectiveness. Let’s take a look… Continue reading Checklist: Five Ways to Leverage Feedback and Drive Channel Program Outcomes

Checklist: Five Keys to Consider for Co-op Programs

When it comes to successful co-op marketing, being able to check the box on key program elements and objectives is imperative. Here’s a checklist of five things channel marketers should consider when looking to implement a new co-op program or improve an existing one. Item 1: ensure the co-op program helps both the brand and… Continue reading Checklist: Five Keys to Consider for Co-op Programs

Channel Fusion Asset Library: An Integrated Storage Solution for Channel Programs

The Channel Fusion Asset Library platform is used in conjunction with Ad Builder, serving as an integrated digital asset management solution.  When paired with Ad Builder, a brand’s channel partner is able to store customized marketing materials developed in the Ad Builder as well as other marketing assets.   By providing Ad Builder and Asset… Continue reading Channel Fusion Asset Library: An Integrated Storage Solution for Channel Programs