Welcome to the CandyBar blog!

CandyBar is a customer engagement solution for brick-and-mortar retail stores, by the team at ReferralCandy. (Check out the latest features we’ve been coming up with to help you delight your customers!)...

/ September 20, 2017

How To Turn Customers into Loyal Patrons and Fans

Loyalty for a consumer is not just about quality and price. The modern consumer expects something in return for their loyalty, and 64% are willing to switch loyalties to find...

/ February 15, 2018
Valentine's Day Retail Display Ideas

Valentine’s Day Retail Display Ideas

You wouldn’t think so, but a majority of all purchase decisions are largely dependent on the way a store’s merchandise is displayed. A retail display can successfully convert a window...

/ February 12, 2018
Our Top 5 Valentine’s Day Tactics

Show Some Love to Your Customers — Our Top 5 Valentine’s Day Tactics

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Irrespective of the business niche and demographic, you can bet on the fact that a vast majority of your customers will be busy...

/ February 10, 2018
Valentine's Day Digital Marketing Ideas

Valentine’s Day Digital Marketing Ideas – How to Get a Bigger Slice of the Pie

According to recent statistics, Valentine’s Day has slowly but surely been losing its importance in the market. From 63 percent of the population enthusiastically celebrating the occasion in 2007, only around 54...

/ February 9, 2018

Here’s Every Restaurant Marketing Idea You Need To Survive In Today’s Economy

Restaurants – and in particular, dining chains – are slowly but surely dying off. According to restaurant industry tracker TDn2K, 2016 was “the worst year for the restaurant industry since...

/ February 8, 2018

How NATIVE Bar Delivers A Cocktail Experience Like No Other By Embracing Its Roots

It is not often that a visit to the bar is like a performance. From the expertly crafted cocktails by the 28 year old Vijay Mudaliar, to the stories and...

/ February 6, 2018
10 Surprising Reasons Why You Need To Have A Nail Salon Appointment Software

10 Surprising Reasons Why You Need To Have A Nail Salon Appointment Software

Your Facebook page has a lot of followers. Comments and inquiries from potential customers flood your inbox day and night. You’re hoping that this translates to foot traffic. Because despite your...

/ February 2, 2018
How to Instagram Your Way to a Successful Spa

How to Instagram Your Way to a Successful Spa

Does your spa have its own Instagram account? If not, it should. With around 800 million monthly active users, Instagram is where most of your clients hang out.   For...

/ February 1, 2018

The Most Common Social Media Mistakes Restaurant Owners Make (& How to Fix Them!)

Social media’s importance in the food and beverage industry is increasing. Why is that the case? Sophie Ann Terrisse of the brand management firm, 26 FIVE explained it best: It’s...

/ February 1, 2018

New Feature: Share Customer Reviews On Facebook

We noticed a really interesting thing that happened recently – our users Happy Cat Coffee recently received a great review via CandyBar’s customer feedback feature. Many of our users regularly...

/ January 30, 2018