Aimia says it is defending itself and its shareholders by taking action against Mittleman Brothers, which it says is trying to seize control of the company and its assets.
Having just announced their Seedrs crowdfunding campaign, Koin Rewards, the ethical rewards platform built on blockchain, is to partner with card linking API Fidel to build a responsible and … [Read more...] about Koin working with Fidel for ethical rewards
Marketing and advertising agency WPP has confirmed it is selling 60% of its stake in markets research and data company Kantar to Bain Capital, valued at around $4bn. It follows the … [Read more...] about Kantar deal highlights need for data aggregation
Square, the POS payments company co-founded by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, has launched its new loyalty programme, to Canadian businesses this week.
It has been running in the US since … [Read more...] about Square Loyalty expands into Canada
An Irish loyalty has been sold on by its US parent, five years after a devastating cyberattack.
Loyaltybuild never recovered from the cyberattack, which put the company out of action for … [Read more...] about Affinion divests loyalty firm five years after cyberattack
Second seed round over-subscribed
The concept of allowing consumers to consolidate multiple loyalty and points programmes into one mechanism is moving from a conceptually good idea … [Read more...] about Latest card-linked loyalty start-up gains funding
Solving the issue of multi-currencies for loyalty and gift cards
Tranxactor, working with technology company Kornchain, have released a ground-breaking multicurrency closed-loop gift … [Read more...] about Closed loop multi-currency giftcard on a blockchain
Proposition to provide a marketplace for loyalty programmes back on the agendaLee Clarke and Greg Gormley no longer part of the management teamInterview with Mike Jordan, CEO here on … [Read more...] about Barclays leads £10m funding round for Bink
Big guys suffer major fines with warnings of more to come
France fines Google €400m for GDPR breaches; Mastercard fined £504m by Europe for competition breach;It was a subject of much debate in … [Read more...] about Big guys suffer major fines with warnings of more to come
Aimia “in the enviable position of having unrestricted cash of over half a billion dollars” says chairmanAimia plans for the cash outlined
Air Canada has completed its purchase of … [Read more...] about Air Canada completes purchase of Aeroplan