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Local event marketing: from the neighborhood around the globe

Dear Sir or Madam,

These days, companies have to have a digital presence – often worldwide even. However, building real relationships with customers is much easier if you interact in person: The mix leads to success.

We've picked out four examples to show how global brands are engaging their customers. The key? Local events.

Enjoy reading!
Your team of EuroShop

Using event marketing to tie people to the brand

How retailers and brands become part of a local community

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We are all online and globally connected. This is precisely why companies are rediscovering the inimitable effect of personal encounters and physical experiences. Here are four examples to show you how retailers and brands leverage local events to build customer loyalty.

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Events such as the "Today at Apple" sessions play a prominent role in the new Apple store in Shanghai. The retail location with its open, circular layout is intended to serve as a meeting place for the Apple community.
Have a look at Apple's new store concept

Why shoppers decide to buy from a brand – or not

The "2024 Online Retail Trends Report" examined which customer expectations were not met by online retailers. And which factors are decisive for customers when choosing an online store.
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Get your insights into shopper behaviour
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Direct mail ads are still in demand

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Despite the digital age, print advertising continues to create an emotional connection between consumers and brands. In a recent study, Vericast sheds light on how consumers respond to direct mail.
Explore these learnings on consumer engagement

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