Valentine’s Day ideas & tips!
Valentine’s Day is approaching, and it is time to get ready, so we’ve put a few tips and ideas of gifts together to help you make the most out of it!
Last year Valentine’s Day fell on a Wednesday, so consumers were preparing earlier and placing their orders a few days ahead before the weekend. We saw sales begin to surge on the 6th February, so make sure to take advantage of those days leading up to the event, as the conversion rate is up to 187% higher. Not only that but also the number of orders on mobile devices increased from 25% to 47% in Europe proving that those brands that start their marketing campaigns earlier and ensure they are optimised for mobile are reaping the rewards.
Some tips to plan your Valentine’s campaign:
– Look at introducing your Valentines Day themes into the marketing mix in early February to take advantage of those organised shoppers.
– Do consider running campaigns to capture those last-minute shoppers as well and try highlighting latest delivery dates options to increase urgency to purchase.
– Optimize your mobile presence, and take advantage of on-the-go purchases.
– Personalize your marketing for each shopper, combining online and offline data sources can deliver more relevant and engaging ad experiences. Push notification propositions can be a simple and effective way of connecting your online and offline worlds.
Recently, it was reported that Valentines Day overtook Mother’s Day and Easter for consumer spend in the UK. Statista conducted research that showed what people are planning to buy; cards represent 40%, followed by chocolates 17%, romantic meals 14% and finally flowers with 7%.
So take advantage and promote some brands that are perfect for the romantic event…
Beauty & Health
Lumity | ID: 288766 | Commission 10% | Join now
Most women enjoy taking care of their beauty, and Lumity offers the perfect couple for inner and outer beauty. Try Lumity’s triple award-winning supplements and Skin Nutrients Facial Oil at a special price.
Lumity is a wellness and beauty brand, specialised in scientifically formulated all natural products.
Superdrug | ID: 295584 | Commission 2% | Join now
Superdrug offers a wide range of offers and they sell many different Valentine’s Products, from well-known brands and their own vegan brand. You can find Cosmetics, Fragrance, Toiletries, Baby, Health, Hair, Skin, Electricals, Men’s and Photo. Save £15 off when spend £70.
Nyx | ID: 283538 | Commission 7% | Join now
If your other half loves high quality make up Nyx is the perfect gift. They inspire & empower beauty lovers to be their own make-up artists through a range of the latest pro products & tools at accessible prices, education and expertise and a burning passion for self-expression, creativity & individuality. With over 1800 products.
The Perfume Shop | ID: 295842 | Commission 2% | Join now
Get the UK’s largest specialist fragrance retailer with over 260 stores nationwide, to help you find the perfect perfume. They sell all major designer fragrance brands, classic and celebrity perfumes, aftershaves and body products with unrivalled expertise at value for money prices.
Durex | ID: 256170 | Commission 10% | Join now
This Valentine’s Durex can make your experience more unique, they offer more than just a product, they offer them information that they will be able to find wrapped up in a fun, witty and seductive manner designed to inspire, excite and empower people into enjoying the sex that they are having.
They offer a range of products like Condoms, Pleasure Gels & Lubes, Toys and Massage & Gels.
eFlorist UK | ID:236409 | Commission 10% | Join now
Every woman loves flowers, especially on Valentine’s day. eFlorist could be the solution for you. They offer a wide range of products and same day delivery if ordered by 3 pm (Monday to Saturday). Order now and get 10% off with eFlorist using code TD10LOVE.
Teleflorist | ID: 237411 | Commission 15% | Join now
Teleflorist is proud of its heritage and maintains the extremely high standards of practice that Teleflorist customers have come to expect and can provide flower delivery to any address in the UK. Teleflorist offers a wide range of products starting at just £14.95 and can also offer same day delivery if ordered by 3 pm (Monday to Saturday) on the majority of their range.
Fashion & Retail
Intimissimi | ID: 221333 | Commission 10% | Join now
This Italian Lingerie brand is the perfect gift to celebrate Valentine’s Day. With high-quality Italian fashion, they also offer nightwear, accessories, clothing and the option to customize their products.
Calzedonia | ID: 293323 | Commission 10% | Join now
Calzedonia sells socks, hosiery and swimwear for men and women, combining original lines, colours and designs at competitive prices, you will find the perfect match! Their products stand out from the crowd, offering a vast choice, fine attention to detail and an unbeatable quality/price ratio.
Tezenis | ID: 293381 | Commission 10% | Join now
Tezenis is the glamour intimate brand who’s conquering the market. Authentic trendsetter, original and surprising. Tezenis has a natural link to the whole music world. Perfect for Valentine’s with basic and fashion underwear, easy wear, nightwear and beachwear. both for men and women.
PUMA | ID: 190319 | Commission up to 12% | Join now
If your beloved one loves sports, PUMA, one of the world’s leading sports brands, will have the gift you are looking for. With footwear, apparel and accessories. It engages in exciting collaborations with renowned designs as XO, Big Sean, Sophia Webster. PUMA is also known for the partnership with Rihanna, which has given way to a number of new product designs.
Yoins | ID: 288916 | Commission 12% | Join now
Does she love fashion? Yoins is a certified fashion clothing website with a great online shop reputation for the best lowest prices available. You can find her dream outfit here!
Entertainment & Technology
Heineken | ID: 276030 | Commission 10% | Join now
Heineken offers the perfect gift for beer lovers, with The Sub he can drink at any time, at home. Enjoy Valentine’s discounts: The Sub Compact Edition: £59, up to 50% discount and The Sub Rouge Edition: £89, up to £60 off.
Groupon | ID: 122083 | Commission 13% | Join now
Groupon is an easy way to get huge discounts on date nights, spa days, food and drinks on Valentine’s Day. Have you thought about offering her a romantic dinner? Discover the best gift for your other half!
Microsoft | ID: 266696 | Commission Surface & Xbox 2% | Join now
If your Valentine is crazy about technology, why not have a look at Microsoft offers? You could make him the happiest person in the world.
Musicroom | ID: 3125 | Commission from 4% | Join now
If your man likes music, Musicroom has the best gift for him. With over 250,000 products including sheet music, tuition books, examination material, books about music, musical instruments & accessories. Save 20% On Gifts only when you spend £50 or more.
Philips | ID: 151084 | Commission from 0.5% | Join now
Get that special someone something truly special this year, Philips is focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting. With strong brands like AVENT, Norelco and Sonicare, Philips is a global player, market leader in Interactive living, Home living, Personal Care and Healthy Life.
Vistaprint | ID: 888 | Commission 5-10% | Join now
Why not get creative and present your loved one with something made especially for him? Vista print offers options of photo gifts so you can innovate this year! Mugs and Wall calendars from £4.99, Photobooks and phone cases from £9.99.
Smartphoto | ID: 271744 | Commission 5% | Join now
Get a memorable present at smartphoto, the digital photos are printed at one of the most advanced European laboratories on real, high-quality photographic paper. smartphoto offers a wide range of options so you can find the perfect match.
Myphotobook | ID: 267619 | Commission 5% | Join now
Make a trip through your fondest memories this Valentine’s, immortalising them by getting them printed in a photo album, a custom calendar, a photo poster or as personalised mugs.
This year make it different, and get an experience that your other half will never forget. See unique experiences that you can join.
Club Med | ID: 220196 | Commission 5-8% | Join now
Club Med is an incredibly popular brand for anyone interested in worldwide, all-inclusive holidays. With 60+ all-inclusive Resorts, from ski trips in the French Alps to exotic long-haul getaways in the Maldives, there is a destination for everyone. More than just all-inclusive, a package at Club Med includes all the necessary ingredients for a dream holiday. Luxury accommodations, decadent dining, drinks, water sports, activities & kids plus, plus travel and transfers, plus a complete range of personalised services.
Thomas Cook UK | ID: 294032 | Commission £1.50 | Join now
Thomas Cook’s own Hotels & Resorts are here to bring you unforgettable holiday experiences. Each type has its own personality, so you’re bound to find the perfect one for your romantic trip.
Save £100: HOTEL100 – £100 off on £1000 min spend. S19 & W19 departure dates All Thomas Cook Hotels and Resorts
Accor Hotels | ID: 31820 | Commission 1,5% | Join now
Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember with their Ready for Romance package at Mercure.
You will get a box of chocolates on arrival, a three-course dinner, glass of bubbly for two, plus breakfast and late check-out until 2pm.
Choose from one of our beautiful, locally inspired Mercure properties throughout the UK*.
Barceló Hotels | ID: 282862 | Commission 6% | Join now
With over 130 hotels in more than 20 countries, find the perfect destination for you and your valentine. They operate under various brands to be able to offer each client a product adapted to their needs, from Resorts All Inclusive to urban hotels in the main European and Latin American capitals, passing through more specialised properties such as Golf or Spa Hotels.
DFDS Seaways | ID: 40244 | Commission 7% | Join now
DFDS Seaways provides a unique maritime experience for all guests on board with an international level of service. Don’t miss the perfect offer for Valentine’s Day, £10 off ferry crossings to Dunkirk and Calais from Dover, with prices from just £39, each way.
AVIS | ID: 283617 | Commission up to 12% | Join now
Make the trip even better renting a car at Avis, with their stress-free car rental experience by providing superior services that cater to our customers’ individual needs. Get 7 Days Car Hire For The Price Of 5.
Stena Line | ID: 122083 | Commission up to 7% | Join now
Getting a ferry for your trip? Stena Line, one of the world’s leading ferry companies, offers low fares and a speedier ferry travel service to Ireland, Britain and France. They have an extensive route network, giving you more flexibility and choice. Bring a friend for FREE on new Economy and Flexi motorist fares, using offer code BESTIE
If you would like to know more about each programme and the offers you would like to promote, just get in touch with us. We have more programmes and offers, we can also help you find the best offers and programmes for you that can help you planning Valentine’s actions.