Another fantastic day at conference. The excitement filled the arena with over 20,000 in attendance. Some celebrities in attendance were Serena Williams, Scottie Pippen, Eva Longoria, Justina, Phil Stacey (American Idol, Season #6), Vince Papale (former Phil. Eagles).
The mayor of Miami Beach proclaimed today as JR & Loren Day. They received a proclaimation for being so active in the community.
More enhancements to the CashBack program. #MarketAmerica lowered the CashBack threshold to receive a check from $50 down to $10. Partner stores are offering more cashback to our customers. Many stores that offered 2%, now offer 4,5,6 or more percent.
Hot Deals on the portal from so many stores. Loren picked out some gifts on the portal that would make ideal Valentines gifts. After checking all the #HotDeals, coupons and discounts, on a $427 purchase, the total after discounts and cashback was $102. Fantastic Savings!!!
When traveling, always check out restaurant.com on the portal. This week by applying the promo code, Heart, you can receive a $25 certificate for only $3.00 plus there’s an extra $10 off at Pro Flowers for Valentines Day.
Loren has a new jewelry collection coming out soon on the HSN. The collection by Loren Ridinger is lower priced gorgeous jewelry. Being partnered with the shopping channel, this will open 125 million new homes. Loren’s appearance on the HSN will increase visibility HUGE.
Customer reviews are important on all the products as only 14% see a revenue of return using TV advertising or print.
With Shop.com, it’s a perfect match, as Market America has what Shop.com doesn’t, customer retention, people power, and one to one marketing. Shop.com has 5 times more traffic, SEO and SEM, Website merchandising, and comparison shopping. Some of the benefits are that shoppers can add items and checkout from multiple merchants, ship items to different destinations, use different shipping methods, and apply merchant coupons. Shoppers can refine or narrow their search by selecting a department, product type, brand, or seller. Shoppers can also change the default view and results, narrow by price range, or change the sort order of any result set. With over 40 Million products with rich descriptions, sale prices and images. Over 5,000 brand pages that detail and showcase the top retail brands. Price alerts in where shoppers set a price they’re interested in purchasing a specific product for and when the product price hits that point, an email notification is automatically sent to the shopper.
eGifts gives the shopper a list of products they think the recipient might enjoy. eGifts sends this list of products to the recipient, who chooses the product that best fits their needs. The gift giver’s credit card is billed and the selected item is shipped directly. Gift givers can also send an eGift to multiple recipients.
We now have a new E-Z registration in place. Allows any new customer to sign up with only entering their email address. The customer can shop and will continue to earn Cashback. Once a purchase is made, then a complete full registration is required.
Paul Carlotta, Exec.Director, shared how you can recruit and follow up without leaving home. He’s a pro with Social Media and has acquired many customers through Facebook, etc.
Tonya Smith, Director of Mall Management & Web Merchandising, introduced many new products and services. New Isotonix Activated B-Complex which boosts energy, decreases stress, and supports cardiovascular health and more. Aloe Powder contains 150% aloe, will be great for traveling. Isotonix Specialty Cocktails is perfect for someone just beginning to explore customized nutrition. Formulas include: Heart Health Blend, Children’s Health Blend, Weight Management Blend, Energy Blend, Anti-Aging Blend and Bone and Joint Blend.
Doctor’s Panel consisted of Perry Krichmar, MD, Steven Lamm, MD, Deedra Mason, ND, Steven Schnur, MD. One of the doctors talked about the importance of Fish Oils. How many mil. per day do you take? How much DHA and EPA are in your Omegas? Dr. Lamm stated, “what patients need is good information”. What people want for their health is to have control over it. “Keep your heart and your joints healthy”.
After having over 17 surgeries, Scottie Pippen, former Basketball Hall of Famer, has found relief in all his aches and pains with the Prime joint formula. Isotonix has sold him.
Amanda Ridinger, CEO of Conquer Entertainment, announced Conquering the music industry from the fan to the artist. We had a special appearance by America Idol finalists, Phil Stacey, singing songs that really got the audience up on their feet.
Evening consisted of workshops with Shop.com, nutra Metrix, and Conquer Entertainment followed by a Conquer Showcase Party from 11pm to 2am. Now I know why I need to go home – to get some sleep.
Google, paid to shop, and you’ll find Market America right at the top. No other company can compare!