Happy 1st Birthday to Kids Skate Free on Hownd!

Kids Skate Free 1st Birthday

In the past year, children across the country have enjoyed more than 60,000 free skating sessions through the Kids Skate Free program This past year has been tough on kids as Covid lockdowns have limited the ability of familes to get out and be active in their communities. To help fill that needs, Hownd and the […]

Mesa Arizona Heats up with Summer Specials

Mesa Summer Specials

We’re Bringing Summer Fun Back to Mesa Arizona with Gift Card Giveaways and Summer Specials!  This past year has been a tough one as local merchants have been hit hard by the Covid pandemic and related lockdowns. During this time, Hownd has worked with local municipalities, chambers of commerce, tourism departments, and retail community owners […]

Promo Landing Pages Refreshed with Bold Design and New Functionality

“All Roads Lead to Landing Pages” – The Hownd / FetchRev platform No matter which path consumers come into the promo flow – email,  website popups, promo portals, guest WiFi, or Hownd Screens – their next step is to visit a landing page.   Landing pages are the key place where consumers learn about promos and then move forward by sharing […]

5 Dad-Approved Marketing Best Practices for Father’s Day

Make Dad’s Day. From showing us how to shave to taking us for our first spin around the block, a dad always comes through to show us how to do things right. On Father’s Day, business owners everywhere all set a common goal—to make sure their business marketing efforts follow suit by adding a little […]

4 Resources for Reopening Your Business After the COVID-19 Shutdown

Retail business COVID-19 reopening

Depending on where you operate your business, at this very moment, you may find yourself reopening your doors under specific safety guidelines like the retail and restaurant merchants of Texas, preparing for the next phase of meaningful modifications and the return of low-risk businesses as they are in California, or still in a state of […]

3 Ways Local Businesses Can Increase Gift Card Sales

Gift card sale

Everybody loves a gift card. For the recipient, it’s something special to swipe or scan for a celebratory experience. For the buyer, it’s a convenient gift-giving option that doesn’t entail driving all over town or purchasing a costly product destined to be returned or exchanged. For the merchant, it’s an invaluable opportunity to generate revenue […]

5 Key Marketing Strategies for Family Entertainment Centers During the Economic Crisis

Entertainment Center

At this very moment, it’s only human to feel mentally exhausted, overwhelmed, and more than a little stuck when it comes to developing key marketing strategies to effectively advertise  your family entertainment center during the current economic crisis. The COVID-19 outbreak has, in very little time, completely altered the way businesses do business. With little […]