3 Ways Financial Marketers Can Boost Email Personalization and Process

There’s a classic, albeit dorky, Email Marketing joke where a guy in a suit stands in front of a bar graph and says to another guy in a suit: “Most of our Marketing email isn’t reaching our recipients,” to which the other guy asks: “Did you forget stamps?” Slightly bad joke. Great point. Treating email like direct mail isn’t effective and doesn’t reach customers. In the past few years, large financial services companies have made unparalleled investments to elevate their tech stacks, personalization engines, and…

How Can AI Boost Your Email Personalization Performance?

A flurry of economic reports confirm that shoppers are still spending, and brands have a bountiful supply of goods and services to sell them. So, where is the sweet spot where the two intersect? This is where machine learning, or AI, comes into play; it can delve deep into the consumers’ intent. This interaction between the consumer and the machine allows brands to personally connect with customers and thus, redefine their shopping trends. Retailers that are incorporating AI into their email marketing efforts are…

Movable Ink Integrates with SmarterHQ to Enhance Real-time Email Personalization with Unified, Cross-Channel Customer Data

Partnership Enables Digital Marketers to Create Personalized Visual Experiences Based on Cross-Channel Behavioral and Contextual Data Movable Ink, the visual experience platform provider for digital marketing leaders, announced a partnership with SmarterHQ, the leading multi-channel behavioral marketing platform, to enable deeper personalization in email based on a customer’s behavior and interests, as well as real-time contextual data such as location, device, weather, product price and inventory. The combination of…

Evergage’s Advanced Email Personalization Helps Companies Increase Email Relevancy and Conversions

Carhartt, Invaluable and More Drive Improved Engagement and Results with 'Smarter,' Personalized Emails Evergage, The 1-to-1 Platform company, announced continued uptake and momentum for its award-winning, advanced email personalization solutions. Evergage for Email customers have increased by 400% over the last year, as more leading organizations rely on Evergage to make their emails "smarter" and drive conversions. Email remains paramount among digital marketing channels – yet with more than 281 billion emails sent…

Mercanto Launches Email Personalization Platform to Help Retailers Win in the Amazon Era; Announces Integration With SendGrid

Mercanto, the world leader in AI email personalization, announced the launch of Mercanto Canvas, a platform that helps retailers better understand and communicate with their customers. "Now it's clear that Amazon aims to sell customers everything, and therefore no retailers are safe. Amazon has launched fashion, pharma, and electronics categories, and has acquired its way into groceries. From today onward, retailers must innovate at the same pace as Amazon. However, many retailers are resource-constrained and find it…

Talk to People, Not Numbers: How Email Personalization Can Turn a Cold Lead Warm

Our inboxes are constantly flooded with sales pitches. Attend a single conference and you find yourself weeding through a slug of generic mass emails, that are little more than weak attempts to grab more of your money. With the rise of new sales and marketing enablement technologies, teams are now able to increase their communication cadence with prospects by staggering rates. What this means is that they no longer need to be drowning in the clutter of their inboxes. Rising from the clutter and staying afloat requires…

Interactions in Context: How to Increase Personalization in Email

As I shared in my previous article, customers now expect nothing less than personal, purposeful experiences from the brands they interact with.  A brand’s ability to deliver personalization in the inbox has greatly improved over the years due to increased customer data, machine learning and AI capabilities. Yet, many marketers still struggle to be relevant in the inbox – research shows that 63% of consumers feel “numbed” by the personalized email campaign experience. With the ROI of email marketing estimated to be $38:1…

Email Open Rates: Leveraging Personalization to Be Ever in Your Favor

Over fifty percent of consumers say they delete at least half of all brand marketing emails in their inboxes without ever opening them. Even if they don’t delete the email, there is no promise consumers will open it. Thus, low email open rates. I’ll bet most inboxes look something like this: The email that doesn’t go to the primary inbox is not SPAM. The vast majority of that is caught by ISPs, but the tremendous volumes of email looking to reach individual consumers are what is making marketers’ jobs infinitely more…

Bluecore Unveils Bluecore Communicate, Email Reimagined for Performance and Personalization at Scale in Retail

New Retail Cloud Platform Transforms Email Marketing by Bringing the Scale of an ESP Together with Triggered and Fully Personalized Promotional Emails, All in a Single Modernized Workflow with the Industry’s First Performance-Based Pricing Model Bluecore, the retail marketing technology company that more than 400 retailers rely on to launch highly personalized campaigns at scale, announced the launch of Bluecore Communicate. The launch makes Bluecore the first company ever to introduce full personalization to the…

A New Hawk in Marketing Technology: Piano Takes AI to the Core of Email Newsletter Personalization

Piano Launches First Hyper-Personalized AI Email Newsletter and Content Recommendation Platform Piano, the leading customer experience optimization company driving revenue for content marketers and media, announces the launch of Piano ESP, the first artificially intelligent email newsletter platform to automatically personalize and deliver multi-channel, audience intelligent content recommendations to every individual user. It uses machine learning to analyze user behavior across email, desktop and mobile, discovering…

Website Versus Email Marketing: Who Owns Personalization of Your Brand?

The Ownership of Web Forms Within Websites Remains a Well-Acknowledged, yet Unsolved Issue Within Most Organizations, Finds a New Report on Email Marketing Intelligent personalization rules the roost in marketing automation campaigns, especially when you are dealing with emails. The email-blast era is nearing its logical end. To take its place, email marketers are exploring and adopting new-age personalization technologies with data-driven email marketing strategies. Web forms, most marketing teams would agree, are key to…

Liveclicker Scales New Heights in Adaptive Personalization Tools for Email Marketing Campaigns

Liveclicker Powers Next-Generation Email Experiences with Release of Adaptive Personalization Tools; New Suite of Capabilities Allows Marketers to Evolve Email Marketing Programs on the Fly with Continuous Testing, Behavioral Data, and Predictive Targeting To help email marketers remove all the roadblocks in their email marketing personalization campaigns, Liveclicker has announced the general release of a suite of Adaptive Personalization tools for its flagship product, RealTime Email. Marketing teams had always wished for…

Key Email Marketing Trends to Watch Out for 2021

Despite the rise of omnichannel automation tools for marketing communication, Emails remain a Martech CMO's most preferred mode of communication. In 2021, we are hoping to see Email marketing grow rapidly. The rise of chatbots and communication apps has been cited to be the ‘email killers’. This may not be entirely true. As per reports, the global email users’ number was at 3.8 billion in 2018 and the number is expected to rise to 4.4 billion by 2023. The presence of such a large number of users enables marketers to target…

SparkPost Marketing Leader and Email Practitioner Surveys Reveal 72% of People Feel Overworked

Businesses Are Succeeding and People are Happy Despite Mounting Pressure and Workload; Investments in Email Rise 44%, Driving Opportunities for Digital Marketing SparkPost, the world's largest email delivery and analytics platform delivering nearly 40 percent of the world's email, released its annual Email Benchmark Report, titled Email in 2021 - The Trends, Behaviors and Benchmarks Shaping Email in 2021. The report looks closely at email marketing trends as a response to digital marketing opportunities in the wake of…

Price Chopper Supermarkets Selects Manthan-RichRelevance to Deliver on Omnichannel Personalization

Leading US grocery chain will leverage advanced machine learning algorithms to provide personalized, seamless experience for their customers Manthan-RichRelevance, a leading Experience Personalization and Customer Engagement Platform, today announced that Price Chopper Supermarkets and Market 32 have partnered with them to drive intimate, highly personalized customer engagement across the lifecycle. Price Chopper Supermarkets will leverage the company's integrated SaaS suite covering Customer Data Platform, Advanced…

Cheetah Digital Debuts Next Generation Personalization Solution

Cheetah Digital, a cross-channel customer engagement solution provider for the modern marketer, announces Cheetah Personalization at Signals 2020. This next-generation personalization solution is the newest addition to the Cheetah Customer Engagement Suite that includes the Cheetah Engagement Data Platform, Experiences, Messaging, and Loyalty. Cheetah Personalization helps marketers orchestrate real-time interactions across all channels and touchpoints. To remain competitive in today’s signal-saturated world, marketers…

Fall Update: Mapp Cloud introduces a Multitude of New Features – Interactive Emails, Unified Customer Profiles, Cookieless Tracking,…

Mapp, the international provider of insight-led customer engagement, is launching a comprehensive product update of Mapp Cloud, its digital marketing platform. The Fall Update includes 18 new features, improvements, and integrations. The package provides marketers with an even greater ability to use Mapp Cloud and its modules effectively, and specifically focuses on customer intelligence, marketing analytics, personalization, and automation from a single source. COVID-19 and its consequences means that it is more…

LiveXLive To Acquire Custom Personalization Solutions

LiveXLive Media, Inc., a global platform for livestream and on-demand audio, video, and podcast content in music, comedy, and pop culture, and owner of PodcastOne announced that it has signed a binding Letter of Intent to acquire 100% of the membership interests of Custom Personalization Solutions, LLC ("CPS") in an all-stock deal. The transaction is valued up to $6 million, subject to a working capital adjustment. The proposed acquisition is expected to close by December 31, 2020, subject to customary and other closing…

Boldon James And INFODAS Partner to Deliver an End-to-End Solution for Email Messages

Boldon James Ltd, a leading technology company providing integration with powerful data security and governance ecosystems to enable customers to effectively classify data, enforce controls and manage data distribution, announced it has partnered with Germany’s leading cross-domain solutions company INFODAS to provide NATO nations, military and defense organizations with the ability to email securely across different security domains. The two organizations have been working together to develop a trusted labeling solution…

PetsPyjamas Selects Mapp for Improved Marketing Personalization

Mapp Digital, the international provider of cloud-based insight-led customer engagement, has been appointed by pet-friendly holiday company PetsPyjamas to help it improve the personalization of its customer outreach. PetsPyjamas has integrated Mapp into its digital marketing strategy to improve its cross-channel marketing by maximizing its use of segmentation and developing more sophisticated customer journeys. Marketing Technology News: Medallia And Quantum Metric Offer Digital Engagement Monitoring PetsPyjamas is…