August 31, 2011

Moosejaw Offers Up to 20% Off on Sale Items

Author : Tom Rathbone

It’s a super sale. Really. Super.

Moosejaw is offering an additional 20% off items already on sale at Moosejaw.com as part of the Really Super Sale! To realize the savings, customers need to use coupon code SANDWICH.

Here’s how the sale works.
Buy 1 sale item and get an additional 10% off.
Buy 2 sale items and get an additional 15% off.
Buy three or more sale items and get an additional 20% off.

The offer is live at http://www.moosejaw.com/moosejaw/shop/home___ and is good now through Sept. 5, 2011. See site for restrictions.

Affiliates may use the following information to promote this deal:

Commission Junction Link IDs:
Text Link:  10596157
Avantlink Link IDs:
Text Link: “Moosejaw Really Super Sale”

For more information about the Moosejaw affiliate program, or to apply to join, visithttps://www.schaafpc.com/client/moosejaw.




August 30, 2011

Free Logo Services Program Live on CJ Network

Author : Tom Rathbone

Schaaf-PartnerCentric has launched and is managing the affiliate program for Free Logo Services.

Free Logo Services has become the No. 1 destination site for small businesses (1-5 employees) and entrepreneurs worldwide seeking high quality logos through a fast, easy-to-use and cost-effective online service.

This affiliate program pays commissions on a tiered structure based on the number of actions referred by the affilaite. The base commission is 35%. When actions total 10 or more, the payout increases to 37% per action. And when actions total 20 or more, the commission increases again to 40% per action.

For more information, visit www.freelogoservices.com. To apply to join the program, visithttps://www.schaafpc.com/client/free-logo-services.




Mamasource Affiliate Offers for September

Author : Tom Rathbone

Affiliates promoting the Mamasource brand will be getting a boost in September thanks to a number of special offers and incentives that the merchant is offering.

First up is a commission increase for the month of September. Mamasource is pleased to offer publishers a 2% commission bonus and double the lead CPA. Commission starts at 10% and $0.20/email sign-up. The increase is valid Sept. 1 – 30, 2011

Mamasource is also offering customers 15% off the first Mamasource purchase with coupon code SEPT15. The offer is good Sept. 1 – 30, 2011. Restictions: First time customers only up to purchases of $100. Savings up to $15. Link ID: 10851787

We’ve also relaxed the restrictions set by the PPC policy so that trademark+term bidding is now allowed. However, we ask that all affiliates keep in mind that bidding on trademark terms alone remains prohibited.

First time customers only up to purchases of $100. Savings up to $15. Please note that bidding on Trademark alone is still prohibited.

For more information and to apply to join the Mamasource program, visithttps://www.schaafpc.com/client/mamasource-mamapedia.




August 26, 2011

Free Moosejaw hoody or hoe with any $99 regularly-priced item

Author : Tom Rathbone

Moosejaw is offering a free Moosejaw hoody or hoe with any regularly-priced $99 item through August 28th.

Affiliates who want to promote this special offer may use the following information:

Promo details: Free Moosejaw hoody or hoe with any $99 regularly-priced item. Good only on the Rob and Jen hoodies (pfids 10101664 and 10101665) and Moosejaw hoe. The hoodies or hoe will not auto-add. Use code HOODYHOES.
Coupon Code: HOODYHOES
Start Date: 8/25/2011
End Date: 8/28/2011
Restrictions: Good only on the Rob and Jen hoodies (pfids 10101664 and 10101665) and Moosejaw hoe (pfid to be determined). The hoodies or hoe will not auto-add. Use code HOODYHOES.
Landing Page: http://www.moosejaw.com/moosejaw/shop/content_lp-hoodyorhoe____
Commission Junction Link IDs:                      
468×60: 10394024
160×600: 10875748
300×250: 10887359
728×90:  10887363

Text Link:  10596157
Avantlink Link IDs:                 

468×60: “Free Moosejaw Hoody with any $99 Item”
160×600: “Free Moosejaw Hoody with any $99 Item”
300×250: “Free Moosejaw Hoody with any $99 Item”
728×90: “Free Moosejaw Hoody with any $99 Item”
Text Link: “Free Moosejaw Hoody with any $99 Item”

To learn more about the Moosejaw affiliate program, or to apply to join, visithttps://www.schaafpc.com/client/moosejaw




Moosejaw Offers Free 2-Day Shipping on All School and Work Backpacks from The North Face

Author : Tom Rathbone

Moosejaw is offering free 2-day shipping on all The North Face school and work backpacks with through August 28th with code PACKSHIP.

Affiliates who want to promote this special offer may use the following information:

Promo details: Free 2 Day Shipping on all The North Face School and Work Backpacks with code PACKSHIP. Ends August 28th.
Coupon Code: PACKSHIP
Start Date: 8/25/2011
End Date: 8/28/2011
Restrictions: N/A
Landing Page: http://www.moosejaw.com/moosejaw/shop/search_The-North-Face-Backpacks____

Link IDs:
Commission Junction Text Link: 
10895261
Avantlink Text Link: “Free 2 Day Shipping on TNF Work & School Backpacks”

To learn more about the Moosejaw affiliate program, or to apply to join, visithttps://www.schaafpc.com/client/moosejaw




August 19, 2011

Life Uniform Offers Sizzling Summer Promotion

Author : Tom Rathbone

Life Uniform has just announced a sizzling summer promotion for the month of August. Customers who buy four uniforms or scrubs will save 15% on the order. Also, customers who spend $75 or more will receive a free Life Uniform tote bag. Also, this merchant is offering FREE shipping on ANY order using coupon code 3522.

No coupon code is required to take advantage of either sale, which both end Sept. 11, 2011. These deals are hot off the press – and a nice new offering for affiliates – especially since the UniformCity.com affiliate program already pays 10% commissions on all orders.

To promote these two summer savings, affiliates may use the following information:

Promo details: Free Shipping any order Code 3522
Life Products: Buy 4 and Save 15% No code required
Free Life Uniform tote with orders of $75 or more! No code required
Start Date: 8/15/11
End Date: 9/11/11
Restrictions: none

Are you a LIfe Uniform affiliate?
To learn more about the the Life Uniform program, and to apply to join, visit https://www.schaafpc.com/client/life-uniform.




Personal Wine Affiliate Program Live on LinkShare

Author : Tom Rathbone

Personal Wine, which features personalized and engraved bottles of wine, has selected Schaaf-PartnerCentric to manage the affiliate program just launched on LinkShare network.

Personal Wine was founded in 2000. The specialty wines are primarily purchased as corporate gifts but are also popular for special occasions.  The most popular occasions for Personal Wine purchases are holidays, weddings and anniversaries and company events.

Affiliates are compensated on a tiered commission structure. For those affiliates who drive up to $50 in sales, the payout is 7%. For affiliates who drive up to $51 to $100 in sales, the payout increases to 10%. When sales rise to between $101 and $150, the payout increases again to 15%.

This program is managed by Andrew McLaughlin on the LinkShare network. For more information, visitwww.personalwine.com. Affiliates may apply to join this program at
https://www.schaafpc.com/client/personal-wine




August 17, 2011

Affiliate Summit East Starts This Sunday ….

Author : Tom Rathbone

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We’ll be at the big show, and we hope to see YOU there, too.

Schaaf-PartnerCentric is looking forward to another Affiliate Summit – and we’re sending a large contingent to represent.

Whether you are an affiliate, a merchant, a vendor or someone who serenaded us at the last affiliate karaoke night, it’s time to meet up. We’ve reserved a special space in order to spend time with you. Join us in the Midtown Suite on the Fourth Floor of the Hilton NYC – just a short elevator ride from the trade show floor.

Attending Summit East are Schaaf-PartnerCentric founders Brook and Forrest Schaaf along with:
– Stephanie Harris, Director of Affiliate Management / Junior Partner
– Joe Dalto, Director of Sales
– And Affiliate Program Managers Lisette Gonzalez, Kris Ritchie, Andrew McLaughlin and Jarum Feichko.

If you want to schedule an appointment with us during the conference, please contact Lisette Gonzalez.

We hope to see YOU at Affiliate Summit East, which begins this Sunday at the Hilton New York City.




August 16, 2011

Schaaf-PartnerCentric Surveys California Affiliates on Nexus Tax Issue

Author : Tom Rathbone

As part of an on-going effort to understand how affiliate nexus tax laws are affecting the affiliate marketing industry, affiliate program management agency Schaaf-PartnerCentric has just completed a survey of affiliates in California, where such a law has been enacted.

Schaaf-PartnerCentric sent the survey to the thousands of California affiliates who actively promote affiliate programs managed by the Austin-based company in late June, just weeks after California lawmakers passed the nexus tax.

With nearly 100 respondents, the survey found that nearly half of the affiliates (49.3%) think the affiliate nexus tax represents a significant threat to their business.

“What the survey illustrates most clearly is while many affiliates see the nexus tax law as a threat to their future livelihood, they do not yet have enough information to understand or address the issue head-on,” said Brook Schaaf, CEO of Schaaf-PartnerCentric.

More than 50% of respondents said they do not feel prepared to deal with the ramifications of the new law. Alarmingly, a total of 52.6% of those surveyed consider themselves uninformed on the topic, with 32.5% saying they feel not very well informed and 30.1% saying they feel somewhat informed.

Not surprisingly given that most respondents consider themselves uninformed, 40.9% of those surveyed said they have not taken action so far to address potential liabilities with respect to the nexus law. Another 28.9% are unsure of what action they might take in the future. The remaining affiliates are taking the following actions:
– changing the company address (10.8%)
– moving all employees out of state (4.8%)
– moving the business to a CPC or other non-CPA model (8.4%)
– certifying that we don’t perform actions that fall under solicitation (8.4%)

“It is important for us as an agency that manages affiliate programs and works with affiliates in every state to be able to communicate with our affiliate partners and understand the challenges they are facing as a result of this new challange,” Schaaf said. “We can all appreciate the negative effect such laws are having on our industry, so it’s vital that we all work together to address concerns, find solutions and mitigate the harm to business.”

The survey also provides insight into how affiliates are gaining information about the nexus law, and about how they are dealing with it. To learn more about the California affiliate nexus tax survey, visithttp://images.schaafpc.com/CANexusTaxSurvey.pdf.




August 10, 2011

Mamasource Deals Feature Back to School Savings

Author : Tom Rathbone

Mamasource (formerly Mamapedia) is featuring a series of daily deals to help moms save on back to schoolitems. We’ve pulled together a selection of wisdom, humor tips and, of course, great deals to help make back to school a breeze.

Right now through Sept. 16 you can save 10% on your first Mamasource purchase when you use coupon code AUGUST10 (save up to $10).
Check out our Back to School Daily Deals page at http://deals.mamapedia.com/cmp/back-to-school-2011. The page will be updated as new deals become available, so check back often.

You can also enter the Mamasource Back to School Sweepstakes athttp://deals.mamapedia.com/promos/back_to_school_sweepstakes. Some lucky mamas will win fabulous prizes, including a MacBook Air, iPads, a $500 Visa giftcard, and more.

Affiliates who want to promote the Mamasource back to school deals may use the following CJ link IDs:
CJ BTS Deals– 10926829
CJ Sweepstakes — 10926832

Not promoting Mamasource?
You can apply to become a Mamasource affiliate at https://www.schaafpc.com/client/mamasource-mamapedia.