The Merkle Group

Merkle’s number one goal is to be a great company. To grow or die.

With greater than 20% growth year after year, it is the constant pursuit of excellence; with a combination of organic, people-driven success and smart marketing acquisitions. When we come across a company we admire, one whose capabilities not only complement our business model, but exceed our own expertise, we want to bring that organization into The Merkle Group. Seven such companies are:

Response Management Services Merkle Response Management Group is one of the nation’s largest full-service direct response processing and fulfillment companies. Our “High-tech, High-touch” approach ensures speed, accuracy and attention to detail.

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RKG, a Merkle Company, is a search and digital marketing agency that combines superior marketing talent with world-class digital media capabilities to create effective, data-driven solutions, including paid search, SEO, product listing ads, social media, display advertising, and comparison shopping engine management services.

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500friends is a complete cloud-based omnichannel loyalty solution provider. Working with more than 50 of the top 1,000 retailers, such as 1-800 Flowers and Dermalogica, 500friends has demonstrated the ability to provide personalized customer loyalty experiences seamlessly across multiple channels and devices that results in proven retention and maximized profitability of customer relationships. 500friends’s SaaS lifecycle marketing suite, LoyaltyPlus, is a dynamic solution that offers a single view of all customer interactions across in-store, online and mobile resulting in an effective loyalty platform attractive to major retailers. 

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Founded in 2006, Pointmarc has achieved double-digit percentage growth every year since its inception. The company boasts relationships with such Fortune 500 market leaders as Microsoft, Williams-Sonoma, and T-Mobile. In 2014, Pointmarc was named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies and Seattle Business Magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For.” The Pointmarc team of more than 100 digital analytics professionals will all join Merkle, growing the agency’s combined Quantitative Marketing Group to a robust 450 experts in data and analytics.

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Periscopix, a leading London-based performance marketing agency, specializes in search, programmatic media, and web analytics, delivering measurable results for top-tier global and European brands.

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