All posts by Visakan Veerasamy

Visa is CandyBar's blog editor. He's a 3-time Quora Top Writer, and he's working on a project to write a million words. Hopes to someday enjoy a glass of scotch from beyond the Earth's atmosphere.

Entrepreneurial Vision – How To Articulate Yours Effectively To Win Over Employees And Customers

Recently, we interviewed dozens of entrepreneurs to put together The Struggle Is Real – a document articulating the unique challenges, struggles and perspectives that business owners have. Several readers have...

/ June 3, 2018
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Chipotle’s Loyalty Program – What Went Wrong? Lessons and Learnings

What do we know about Chipotle’s loyalty program? Let’s dive in. Chipotle used to have a loyalty program called Chiptopia, and it was launched in July 2016. The promotion lasted for...

/ May 13, 2018

11 Beautiful Chalkboard Menu Examples From Cafes, Restaurants and More

While we live in an era of digital art, there’s something still very charming and rustic about handlettered chalkboard signs. Looking for some inspiration for your own chalkboard menu or...

/ April 15, 2018

11 Examples of Social Enterprises In Singapore

We were talking to several of our merchants, and we learned that lots of them are very interested and involved in having some sort of social mission. I decided to...

/ March 7, 2018

New Feature: CandyBot – a Facebook Chatbot For Your Customers

It’s time for a new feature! We’re always looking for ways to improve the relationship CandyBar merchants have with their customers. Up until now, traditional text messages have been the...

/ February 26, 2018

The CandyBar Launch Party – How We Got Started

In October of 2017, the ReferralCandy team launched CandyBar, a digital loyalty app for small businesses. Our engineering, product and marketing teams all came together to organize the launch event,...

/ January 16, 2018

11 Of The Best Restaurant Menu Examples

Your menu is one of the most important parts of your restaurant or cafe. It’s also true for nail salons and massage palours. It has a measurable impact on how...

/ December 13, 2017

A Comprehensive List Of 38 Loyalty Program Examples

Looking for a list of loyalty programs to steal ideas from? We’ve trawled the Internet, hunting down a wide array of loyalty programs across different industries. Here they are: A Comprehensive...

/ November 15, 2017

Thinking Of Printing Loyalty Cards? 3 Reasons Why You Should Reconsider

Are you looking to print loyalty cards? Maybe your customers have been badgering you for a loyalty program. Or maybe you’re just thinking it would be a nice way to...

/ November 10, 2017

How To Choose Your Loyalty Rewards: Suggestions And Best Practices

So, your customers have been asking about your loyalty program, and you’re thinking of setting one up. Problem is, you’re not quite sure what the loyalty reward should be. How...

/ November 2, 2017