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PURCHASE, N.Y. – October 22, 2019 – Mastercard (NYSE: MA) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire SessionM, a U.S.-based technology company. SessionM’s customer engagement and loyalty platform empowers the world’s most innovative brands—including retailers, airlines, restaurants and CPG companies—to forge stronger and more profitable consumer relationships. The addition of SessionM will …
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Loyalty programs today need to be more than just points and miles. Today, Mastercard released “Beyond Rewards: Raising the Bar on Customer Loyalty,” a new report that reveals how exceptional customer service, digital access and ease of use have displaced economic traditional points and rewards as the most important components for building loyalty. Developed by …
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With a Decade of Destination Insights, Mastercard Shows the Dramatic Rise in International Travel—and the Particular Growth of the Asia-Pacific Region  PURCHASE, NY – September 4, 2019 – Over the past ten years the world has seen economic ebbs and flows, evolving global competition and partnership, and boundless technological innovation. But, one thing has remained …
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Mastercard’s Global Destination Cities Index: Origins Reveals Mainland China Is a Huge Mover Among Markets with Most International Travellers PURCHASE, NY – July 22, 2019 – Mainland Chinese are traveling overseas for business and leisure in greater numbers than ever before, and Mastercard’s newest edition of its Global Destination Cities Index continues to bear this …
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