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Our goal in posting our blogs is three fold: To introduce timely industry news that is relevant to our clients; to post items we find interesting and entertaining, and finally, to give you a glimpse of TSW US “Behind the Curtain”. We take the business aspects of what we are doing very seriously, but we like to have fun, hopefully that shines through here.

Our Blog is a puzzle being assembled. Sometimes the individual pieces of the puzzle don’t look like the whole picture once completed – You have to keep adding pieces one at a time to make the image clear. We hope you keep coming back to see how the TSW US puzzle takes shape.


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New to Connections: Macys.com Package Inserts

07/16/2020

Reach Macy’s discerning customers

Macy's PIP offers advertising opportunities in outgoing product shipments from Macys.com. These packages will include apparel, accessories, home, cosmetics, fragrances, fine china, crystal, casual china, glassware and fine and costume jewelry. Macys.com ships millions of packages annually and will allow for one 3 third party insert monthly, based on availability. All pieces will be hand inserted.

Key Demographics:

  • Women 70%
  • Average Age 45
  • Average HH Income $75,000

Specs:

  • Max Insert Size: 5.5” X 8.5”
  • Max Insert Weight: 0.25oz

Call us today at 1-888-735-2723 or Email us at connections@thespecialistworks.com


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This one is for you, Mom! 

07/14/2020
Connections by The Specialist Works (US & Canada) is proud to have partnered with Carters Inc. to celebrate 100 deserving moms in June.

Along with the BIGGER THAN BIG virtual baby shower hosted by incredible special guests, Connections by The Specialist Works (US & Canada) & The Specialist Works teams both helped our amazing clients join the event to donate awesome gifts in support of these moms and their new little ones. Because moms deserve ALL the love.

#tsw #brandpartnerships #morepossibilities #connectionsbytsw #connecting #connectingbrands #moms  

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Saks Fifth for Food Banks

06/22/2020

Saks Fifth Avenue has an exclusive, limited-edition run of T’s from Cinq à Sept specifically to raise money for New York City’s Food Banks.  Available 16June, 20% of the collection’s proceeds will go to help end hunger. 

 A beautiful partnership for a worthy cause. This is why we love our retail partners! 

#ClientsThatCare #thespecialistworks 

Read all about it here: https://fashionunited.uk/news/fashion/cinq-a-sept-teams-with-saks-donate-to-food-bank-for-nyc/2020061649403 


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Consumer Cellular Donates for Relief

06/09/2020

We saw today that Consumer Cellular has continued their support of the American Red Cross’s Annual Disaster Responders Program. A $250,000.00 donation will help provide shelter, meals, emotional support, and recovery aid. What a wonderful gift in these uncertain times.

That's why we love our friends at Consumer Cellular! 

#ClientsThatCare #thespecialistworks

Read all about it here: https://www.consumercellular.com/blog/consumer-cellular-donates-250000-to-american-red-cross/ 


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Shutterfly Brings Joy

06/01/2020

Today we read that Shutterfly has spent more than $750,000.00 supporting communities during the COVID19 crisis.  they've made direct donations to communities in need, and are producing cloth face masks.  They've created an app for photoshoot backgrounds and rolled out #CreateThanks where children can share their artwork honoring everyday heroes.  

Amazing work from an incredible business! That’s why we love our retail partners at Connections By The Specialist Works.

Read about it here: http://svdaily.com/shutterfly-brings-joy-and-gives-more-than-750000-in-donations-to-help-communities-amid-covid-19-pandemic/


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Wayfair Celebrates Education

05/19/2020

As a way to show appreciation for the dedication of teachers during these uncertain times, our friends at Wayfair are giving 2 exceptional US teachers new furnishings, supplies and storage. Connections by TSW applauds any celebration of education! 

 

Nominate an ‘exemplary educator’ here: https://wayfairwinaclassroom.typeform.com/to/apisX8 


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New Program Alert: PINCHme! Package Insert

05/18/2020

Be One Of The First Brands To Reach this NEW Audience. Book Now!

PINCHme is the leading, direct-to-consumer, sampling platform with more than 6 million fully profiled members. The platform is free for anyone to sign up, and members can try products from leading brands in a risk-free way before they buy what they like. All PINCHme asks for in return is feedback on the products.

Demographics Profile

  • Women: 91%
  • Average Age: 36
  • Average HH Income $70,000

Specs

  • Max Insert Size: 5" x 6"
  • Max Insert Weight: .14oz

Contact the Connections Team for more information


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Headspace, for FREE

05/14/2020

Our friends at Headspace are offering a free one year subscription for those in the US who find themselves unemployed.  A bit of mindfulness and meditation to help calm your mind in trying times.  

A new series of meditations specifically for these circumstances are going live soon.  

What amazing generosity. 

Sign up at https://lnkd.in/giQkE5X


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What's Possible Bitesize: Connected TV

05/11/2020

We at Connections by TSW are eagerly awaiting the second installment of What's Possible Bitesize. This week's curated webinar is entitled A New Age: Connected TV Advertising. 

Connected TV is the fastest growing form of AV media. Where has this surge come from? And what does it mean for paid advertising?

Get your questions answered live by Jamie Clilverd this Wed 13th May | 2pm BST (7am EST)

Sign up here: https://bit.ly/3dA6G1Q  

#whatspossible


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THG sends PPEs to Manchester

05/07/2020

Connections by TSW retailer The Hut Group have used its global supply chain to bring 3.5million pieces of Personal Protective Equipment to their local healthcare system of Greater Manchester.  Masks, Gloves, Shields, and gowns will be delivered to frontline NHS workers.  

Read the full article here: https://www.retailgazette.co.uk/blog/2020/05/the-hut-group-donates-25-tonnes-of-ppe-to-greater-manchester-nhs/?utm_campaign=the-hut-group-donates-25-tonnes-of-ppe-to-greater-manchester-nhs&utm_medium=rss&utm_sour