Grow Your Business with Text Message Promotions
Acquire new customers, engage existing ones, and sell more products with promotional text messages. Thousands of online and brick-and-mortar businesses use SMS to make their retail promotions more effective.
Higher Engagement Rates Mean More Sales
Retail text message promotions are one of the most cost-effective ways to reach your customers. Each text only costs pennies. And with a 98% open rate (compared to just 20-30% for email), people are more likely to see your product—and buy it.
Average response rate to text messages.
People who prefer offers be sent to them via SMS.
Percentage of texts messages that are opened.
How Retailers Can Use Texts for Promotions
Everyone is competing for the attention of your customers. SMS retail promotions put your message front and center. Here are just a few ways retailers use text messages.
How B-Unlimited Used Texts to Increase Sales by 10%
B-Unlimited is one of the top apparel printing companies in the country. For the past three years, they’ve appeared on Inc. 5000’s list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. Text messages helped them connect with one of the hardest-to-reach audiences: college students.
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Bulk Retail Texts
In just a few clicks, you can inform all of your customers, all at once, about your latest deals, promotions, discounts and more.
Customer Data Collection
Learn more about your shoppers. Use our platform to text your audience questions and automatically record their responses.
Create buzz and attract new customers with sweepstakes. They’re easy to set up and the random selection process is built-in.
Send messages that are effective and relevant. Segment your audience based on custom data such as location, opt-in date and more.
Texts aren’t limited to words alone. Include images, coupons, links and more using MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service).
It’s easy to be proactive about your promos. Just write your messages ahead of time and we’ll take care of sending them.
Retail Text Marketing and Promotion Examples
Text messaging for promotions isn’t just effective, it’s also easy. No need to be a tech wizard or graphic design expert. Just write a strong message, include your promotional offer, and hit send.
Here are some examples to get you started:
How retail SMS promotions work:
Make Your Promotions Powerful with Our Easy-to-Use API
Plug your existing CRM into our texting platform with our easy-to-use API platform. Create successful retail promotions by sending cart abandonment texts and personalized coupons to your customers.
Spend less time on development and get to market faster. It only takes minutes to get set up with our API.
Your SMS promotions are being sent from a platform with a guaranteed 99.95% uptime.
API access comes with every plan. Our platform is built for everyone from small shops to big-box retailers.
Get Started with Text Message Promotions for Free
Ready to harness the power of promo texts for your retail business? All it takes is a few clicks and you’ll be ready to start sending SMS promotions.
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