Koupon Media partners with best-in-class technology companies to help execute mobile offers at convenience store retailers or reach on-the-go shoppers. Our partners represent the most capable and innovative technology companies in the convenience store industry.
Founded in 2001, Paytronix provides reward program solutions to restaurants, retailers, and c-stores. Armed with Paytronix, convenience stores are able to create more profitable promotions, bolster prepared food sales, and motivate frequent fuel customers to visit the store. Through the Paytronix partnership, retailers using Paytronix to power loyalty can more quickly integrate the Koupon Platform and add CPG-funded mobile offers to loyalty programs.
ZipLine has been powering private label debit cards for leading retailers since 2004. ZipLine's payment-as-loyalty offering can stand alone as a proprietary mobile payment solution, or within a mobile wallet as one of several tenders. ZipLine also provides loyalty program features to retailers to manage all aspects loyalty. Through the partnership with Koupon Media, retailers using ZipLines debit and loyalty programs can easily distribute and enable the redemption of Koupon's mobile offers.
Headquartered in San Jose, California, Verifone is the leader in providing trusted, secure and innovative payment terminals, global payment as a service, and commerce enablement solutions that create more valuable experiences and rich interactions between consumers and merchants. The company’s products and services include mobile, countertop and self-service payment devices, software, and web-based gateways. Through partnership with Verifone, Koupon can quickly integrate into retailer point-of-sales to enable the redemption of mobile offers.
Founded in 1870, Gilbarco Veeder-Root is a c-store specialized software and hardware provider. Gilbarco has installed over 30,000 point-of-sale systems across the US, offers in-store signage solutions, and manages at-the-pump TV programming for c-stores across the US. As a Gilbarco Passport Partner Program member, Koupon can easily integrate with the point-of-sale at thousands of retailers to bring mobile offers and improve sales.
Skip is a Frictionless Checkout provider that acts as a customer service catalyst for retail clerks, enabling them to focus more on their shoppers and provide them with the best service and experience possible. Koupon Media and Skip have partnered to allow Koupon Media to send CPG-funded offers to customers as they shop using Skip’s technology and is expected to drive more forecourt to food court conversions than ever before.
Since 2007 Stuzo has been a leading provider of personalized and predictive commerce solutions for retailers. Stuzo’s core product offering, Open Commerce, is an enterprise grade cloud-based platform to empower rapid delivery and real-time operationalization of Digital Services and Experiences. Integrating Koupon’s mobile offer capabilities and data insights with Open Commerce’s middleware connections gives retailers the ability to better personalize offers, increase sales, and attract new shoppers.
Originally founded as Waterfall in 2005 and now owned by Upland Software, Upland Mobile Messaging now sends more than 100 million messages a month. Upland Mobile Messaging allows business to send personalized sms and mms messages to customers. Working together, Koupon can run sms campaigns to distribute mobile offers using Upland Mobile Messaging.
Founded in 2009, Urban Airship is trusted by thousands of business looking to grow with mobile through push notifications, in-app messaging, and mobile wallets, all powered with artificial intelligence and analytics. With Urban Airship and Koupon working together, retailers can easily distribute mobile offers through loyalty apps with push notifications.
Punchkick Interactive, founded in 2005 in Chicago, is a full service marketing agency that specializes in mobile application development. Punchkick’s expertise in custom software, user research, and business intelligence can help retailers bring their mobile strategy to life. Through the partnership, retailers can integrate Koupon’s advanced mobile offer capabilities and CPG-funded offers into Punckick-powered mobile applications.
Koupon Media partners with SendGrid, a leading email management provider that sends over 45 billion emails per month for 74,000 paying customers including top technology companies like Uber, Spotify, and AirBNB, to manage email marketing initiatives for c-store retailers. SendGrid provides a powerful email design and customization platform, flexible segmentation capabilities, and robust reporting and analytics tools.
Since 2000, GasBuddy has been a pioneer in crowdsourced information, leveraging cutting-edge technology, big data and a passionate community of over 60 million users. GasBuddy’s website and award-winning app have the most accurate and real-time fuel prices at over 140,000 stations in the U.S., Canada and Australia. Through the GasBuddy and Koupon Partnership, retailers and brands can promote offers through the GasBuddy app.
Based in Detroit and founded in 2005, GSTV is the national video network reaching targeted audiences across tens of thousands of fuel retailers. Koupon Media and GSTV have partnered to deliver mobile offers at the pump through digital signage advertisements. By allowing brands and retailers to deliver in-store redeemable offers across a national video network, the two companies have essentially created a new consumer engagement model for the c-store space.
Founded in 1996 and recently acquired by PDI Software, Excentus specializes in the creation of fuel discount programs for c-stores. Excentus owns and operates the Fuel Rewards program for Shell, which has over 8 million users who have saved over $850 million through the program. Through partnership with Excentus, Koupon can distribute mobile offers as fuel discounts through the Fuel Rewards program and other Excentus-powered retailer programs.
Based near Chicago, Illinois, Drop Tank specializes in gas station loyalty technology and loyalty solutions, with thousands of participating locations. Drop Tank partners with fuel and convenience store brands to deploy consistent loyalty functionality across sites that often have inconsistent retail technology. Through the partnership, Koupon Media can distribute CPG-funded offers to retailers using Drop Tank's technology.
Founded in 2004, Facebook is the largest social network with over 2.2 billion monthly active users. Through partnership with Facebook, Koupon has created a proprietary targeting model that scales to over 21 million c-store shoppers, providing an exclusive ability to place native promoted posts on retailer Facebook pages leveraging the targeting model.
Launched in 2016, T-Mobile Tuesday provides customers with exclusive promotions, thanking them for being loyal T-Mobile customers. T-Mobile customers visit the T-Mobile Tuesday app every Tuesday to enter to win big prizes, redeem free rewards, and search for deals. The app has over 15 million downloads and 2 million monthly active users. Through Koupon’s partnership with T-Mobile Tuesday, retailers and brands can launch offers within the app to target millennials and deal seekers.
Since 2006, Twitter has provided individuals, businesses, and news outlets the ability to quickly share information in short, concise “tweets”. Twitter has over 319 million monthly active users. Through the developer partnership between Twitter and Koupon Media, retailers and brands can distribute redeemable Twitter Cards to followers, providing an interactive method to distribute mobile offers to consumers.
Founded in 2014, Pocket Points is a mobile app that rewards students for not using their phones during class. Students simply open the app on campus, lock their phones, and start earning points. Pocket Points reaches over 200k students. Through a partnership with Pocket Points, Koupon Media can reward high school and college students with CPG-funded offers for staying off their phones at school.
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