CATEGORIES

The South African  Loyalty Awards are open to all companies in South Africa that have loyalty at the core of its business.
 

All companies irrespective of size or profile are welcome to enter the awards. Entries are welcome from all brands, agencies and loyalty technology providers.
 

A total of 15 categories are available to enter. There is no limit on the number of categories which a company can enter.

CATEGORY 1

BEST PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR: 

RETAIL

This award will be awarded to the brand which demonstrates that it has operated the best loyalty programme in the retail industry and can demonstrate how it has offered the best loyalty offering showing overall commercial benefits to the organisation.

CATEGORY 2

BEST PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR: 

FINANCIAL SERVICES

This award will be awarded to the brand, which demonstrates that it has the best loyalty programme in the financial services industry and can demonstrate how it has offered the best loyalty offering showing overall commercial benefits to the organisation.

CATEGORY 3

BEST PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR: 

RESTAURANTS / QSR

This award will be awarded to the brand which demonstrates that it has operated the best loyalty offering in its sector – Restaurants/QSR and can demonstrate how it has offered the best loyalty offering showing overall commercial benefits to the organisation.

CATEGORY 4

BEST PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR: 

TRAVEL / LEISURE

This award will be awarded to the brand which demonstrates that it has operated the best loyalty offering in its sector – Travel, Leisure industry and can demonstrate how it has offered the best loyalty offering showing overall commercial benefits to the organisation.
 

CATEGORY 5

BEST PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR: 

B2B

The award will go to a business that operates a B2B loyalty programme / initiative. The submission must demonstrate how the programme / initiative has delivered the best B2B loyalty initiatives and how it has added to the organisations who belong to the programme. It must also include B2B engagement, proven commercial benefits, innovation and creativity. Displaying proven retention will be advantageous.

CATEGORY 6

BEST PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR: 

HAIR & BEAUTY SALON

This award will be awarded to the brand, which demonstrates that it has operated the best loyalty programme in the hair and beauty salon industry and must show overall commercial benefits to the organisation and to its customers.

CATEGORY 7

BEST PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR: 

SMALL BUSINESS

This award will be awarded to the brand which demonstrates that it has operated the best loyalty offering in its sector as an SME. The SME must show how they have achieved value to the customer, commercial benefits, ROI and customer engagement. 

CATEGORY 8

BEST PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR: 

OPEN 
CATEGORY

This award will be awarded to the brand which demonstrates that it has operated the best loyalty programme and can demonstrate how it has offered the best loyalty offering showing overall commercial benefits to the organisation. This category is open to any programme who does not fit within the sector of the main “Best Programme” categories.
 

CATEGORY 9

BEST COMMUNITY OR ENVIROMENTAL INITIATIVE / CAMPAIGN LINKED TO LOYALTY
 

This award will be awarded to the brand which demonstrates their commitment to sustainability and who can demonstrate a high level of success in delivering a local or regional community loyalty initiatives. Entries will be judged according to the role the programme has played in caring for the environment and communities. Any community economic and social benefits should be highlighted. The loyalty programme or campaign must show their commitment and impact to community  & sustainability initiatives, as well as, social, environmental, ethical practices and working with charities. 

CATEGORY 10

BEST LOYALTY TECHNOLOGY VENDOR OF THE YEAR

This award will be awarded to the best loyalty technology company in SA. Vendors are encouraged to submit their achievements, successes and brands they have worked with.

CATEGORY 11

BEST LOYALTY DATA VENDOR /
AGENCY OF THE YEAR

This award will be awarded to the best loyalty data company in South Africa. Agencies encouraged them submit their achievements and brands they have worked with. Showing skills in statistical analysis, market research, analytics and programme performance measurements.

CATEGORY 12

BEST SHORT-TERM MARKETING CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR

The award will go to the organisation or brand that can demonstrate how it has implemented the best marketing campaign in 2019 (1 Jan - 31 Dec) linked to its loyalty programme or initiative. A company that has developed a winning campaign to address a challenge in the marketplace, utilise outstanding creative elements that engages new or existing customers through smart and relevant communications by any channel.

CATEGORY 13

BEST STRATEGIC USE OF DATA ANALYTICS / CRM APPLICATIONS

This award will be awarded to the brand that demonstrates positive results, clearly derived from sophisticated use of customer data and the application in CRM or effective targeting and modelling, profitable customer segmentation, and proof of a deep analytical grasp of consumer attitudes and behaviours.

CATEGORY 14

MOST INNOVATIVE USE OF TECHNOLOGY FOR LOYALTY

This award will be awarded to the brand that illustrates loyalty innovation where technology has played a pivotal role in enhancing their overall loyalty offering for their customers.

CATEGORY 15

BEST USE OF MULTI-CHANNEL 
LOYALTY COMMUNICATION / ENGAGEMENT INCLUDING SOCIAL MEDIA

This award will be awarded to recognise engagement/communication innovation across multiple channels. The brand must show impressive use of email,mobile & social within a loyalty initiative that takes advantage of the fast pace within the sector.

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