5 Resolutions to Inspire Your Staff

It’s time to set your professional resolutions. Have you given them much thought? We have! Action Card vibes strongly with resolutions because we’re all about improvement and evolution. Whether it’s our professional growth or yours, we want to be part of it. So here are some resolutions we thought of… Read More

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‘Tis the Season to…Prevent Shoplifting

Loss prevention is something every brick and mortar faces, especially during the holidays. In fact, shoplifting is a $6 billion problem for retailers. This is the time of year that business owners have to be able to lean on their staff. Retail Expert Francesca Nicasio claims that employees are indeed… Read More

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10 Quotes About the Customer Experience From the Pros

It’s no secret that here at Action Card we obsess over the customer experience. We are constantly researching what makes a great customer experience, how to offer it most efficiently, and how to stay on the cutting edge.   Your company likely has someone in charge of marketing, and someone… Read More

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How to Keep Your Field Team Happy and More Efficient While On the Road

“Happy” and “More Efficient” seem like two different topics, right? Well, after years in the field management arena, we’ve found that these two things have several ties. The efficiency of processes and communications go really far in mitigating employee disengagement, frustration in the field, and discouragement caused by ineffective processes…. Read More

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Why Do Consumers Choose and Stay with a C-Store?

There is no lack of c-stores in our cities and along our highways. Consumers have the luxury of choosing from a couple, if not several c-stores with each daily commute. So what makes them cross the street to go to one or drive past the other?   Let’s take a… Read More

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Field Visits As Easy as 1-2-3

Action Card cuts the store visit into a 3 step process. As a field manager, business consultant or district manager – your jobs involves lots of communication and paperwork. What starts off as a simple task of scoring a location easy turns into a 4-hour ordeal. Between calculating scores, printing and signing the… Read More

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3 Reasons Your Store Hates Your Review Process

Every company will have their own store or location review process, and they are certainly not all made equal. We can all agree that reviews are 100% necessary for maintaining consistency and quality throughout a brand, but how much follow through or attention to the effectiveness of our processes is… Read More

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How Action Card and Godfather’s Pizza Teamed up for Success

Godfather’s has been a wildly successful franchise since its inception in the early 70s. Expansion happened quickly, and when that happens it can be tough to ensure consistency across all locations, manage marketing initiatives, and collaborate with leadership. Basically, their field visit operations weren’t sustainable for the scale Godfather’s Pizza… Read More

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Small But Mighty: How SMBs Can Compete with the Big Dogs

It can be tough for small- and medium-sized businesses to keep up with customer expectations. Whatever brick and mortar industry you’re part of, there are probably a few established companies who can offer enterprise-level products and services. SMBs don’t have the same resources, but that doesn’t mean they can’t provide… Read More

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Introducing Action Card 3

Finally! The roll out of Action Card 3.0 is complete and we want to share with you some of the new features that we’re most excited about. With this update we really wanted to focus on giving Action Card users the freedom of seamlessly working on any device they choose…. Read More

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