MONTREAL — DataCandy surpassed forecasts for the first half of 2016 with 26 new customers — a 200-per-cent increase in new clients compared to Q1 2015 — including restaurant chains Booster Juice, De Dutch, Press’d, PF Changs Quebec and the Cupcakes retail franchise.
With the addition of 275 new locations, and 500 more in the final stage of implementation, the DataCandy gift card and loyalty solution is currently utilized in more than 6,000 locations throughout Canada and the U.S.
In addition to growing the client roster, DataCandy relaunched the company website and increased its partnership ecosystem with five new POS dealers and acquirers. It also expanded its product offering to deliver small retailers and restaurants a cutting-edge, turn-key gift card and loyalty solution.
“The significant strides DataCandy has already achieved this year reinforces our strategic vision to deliver a powerful loyalty platform that is accessible to organizations of all sizes,” says Lorne Schwartz, president and CEO of DataCandy. “Our team is committed to designing a software solution that simplifies loyalty, gift card and promotion programs so both new and existing DataCandy customers can capitalize on every opportunity to increase sales and retain customers.”