What do you think of when you hear the word “marketing”? Fancy advertising campaigns in Times Square? Those hilarious State Farm commercials? That’s what I used to think, too. After all, the dictionary definition of “marketing” is this: “The process or technique of promoting, selling, and distributing a product or service.” I’ve learned over […]
Data drives much of what we do at IWCO Direct to power our clients’ marketing. Data informs every element from the offer we send, to whom it’s sent, through which channel, and when. That’s because data now drives much of the consumer experience. Think about all the data you use in your daily life. Maybe […]
Almost 60 years ago, the late Harvard Business School professor Theodore Leavitt coined the term “marketing myopia.” Leavitt is probably best known for the statement, “people don’t want a quarter-inch drill, they want a quarter-inch hole,” which is how he helped students understand [...]
Navigating the Sensitive Healthcare Market and Creating a Personalized Customer Experience with IWCO Direct 1to1
Marketers know that highly personalized offers using variable creative layouts and content (text and images) are the most direct route to acquiring new customers for products or creating members for loyalty and other continuity programs and services. Today’s consumers, especially millennials and Gen X buyers, respond...
Earlier this year, I wrote that marketers’ urgent need to send data-driven, highly personalized offers presented us with a challenge: to find and implement a configurable technology platform that provides a user-friendly workflow that automates the management of variable offers, text, and images. IWCO Direct’s answer to this challenge is IWCO Direct 1to1℠.