WEST PALM BEACH, FL / ACCESSWIRE / October 11, 2016 / FastFunds Financial Corporation (FFFC) (the "Company" or "FastFunds") announced today it is completing all of the necessary actions to launch the first known national loyalty program targeting the MMJ industry. eNcentive Concepts will be partners with Tommy Chong in this endeavor, which will be titled the "Affinity Connextions" Program. As previously announced, FastFunds is partnering with LoyalMark, LLC through a jointly owned entity, eNcentive Concepts, LLC, as the launch vehicle. LoyalMark has over 50 plus years combined experience providing loyalty programs across a variety of industries at the senior management levels.
The Program envisages several key member benefits including:
Accessibility to participating dispensaries within the member's community via the Affinity Connextions website that is presently under development;
Special programs, promotions and events organized by Affinity Connextions for member participation;
Each member will earn "Kudos" for every dollar spent in-store that will be redeemable via the web at participating online retailers for MMJ related products; and
Other ongoing benefits that will be provided on the Affinity Connextions website as they are developed.
Benefits to the dispensary include:
They will be featured on the Affinity Connextions website as a member of the program;
Provide accessibility to valuable customer information and analysis to help retailers better understand and target their customer;
An association with the iconic Tommy Chong brand; and
The program intends to offer a framework to drive new customers to retailers and provide for the retention of existing ones; while endeavoring to increase the frequency of customer visits as members strive to accumulate Kudos.
"Loyalty and rewards programs are a multi-billion dollar industry within the United States," stated Henry Fong, Chief Executive Officer of FastFunds. "We are pleased to be affiliated with an icon like Tommy Chong to bring the first known national program of this type into the cannabis space."
The Company will continue to keep shareholders advised as these important and significant events move forward.
About FastFunds Financial Corporation
FastFunds Financial Corporation ("FastFunds" or the "Company") is a holding company that is publicly traded on the OTC Pink exchange, under the symbol "FFFC." Through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Cannabis Angel, Inc. and The 420 Development Corporation, the Company is focused on acquiring and building a portfolio of revenue producing companies that provide ancillary services to the cannabis industry. FastFunds does not engage in activities that violate Federal laws.
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FastFunds Financial Corporation
Henry Fong, CEO
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