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The allocation of market development funds (MDF) to channel partners is a common component of most vendors’ indirect sales programs. But at many companies, MDF initiatives are built upon opaque processes and generate uncertain results.
With in-person engagement on hold this spring and possibly into summer, B2B marketers continue to pivot their strategies to make up for lost leads, maintain relationships with clients and attract new business. These new challenges present an opportunity for marketers to dig deep and come up with innovative ways to engage with prospects and customers.
Chiefmartech.com has released its popular 2020 Marketing Technology Landscape Supergraphic — once again showing an increase in martech solutions currently on the market. Created in partnership with Blue Green, this year’s graphic includes 8,000 solutions, up from 7,040 solutions in 2019 — a 13.6% increase year-over-year.
Sparq is a customer insights platform from Vision Critical that is designed to uncover actionable customer experience data. The solution aims to uncover and translate customer attributes — such as motivation, preference and beliefs — into actionable data points that deliver value and improve customer acquisition, retention and satisfaction.