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Benefits for Clearinghouses

Clearinghouses will have access to a single source of truth along with realtime redemption data.

Centralized Authorization

Neutral Universal Positive Offer File connecting the retail landscape creates a platform for innovation grounded in interoperable standards

GTIN Validation

GTIN validation allows manufacturers to ensure the coupon is redeemed for the intended purchase requirements. More accurate than the current family code process, manufacturers will see more effective campaign results

Simplify Clearing/
Settlement

By removing the need for physical paper clearing AI (8112) enables a faster and more accurate clearing and settlement process

API Connectivity

Connect via API directly to The Coupon Bureau to receive realtime transaction and redemption data  from your clearing/settlement clients

Roadmap

Retailer Connectivity
Key Actions: Identify Participants, Execute Pilot, Publish Findings

Phase 3

Pilot Testing

Open Retailer

Connectivity

Goal 75%

2020

2021

2022

Q2

Q3

Q4

Q1

Q2

Q3

Q4

Q1

Q2

Phase 1

Aggregation of 8110 POF/NOF

Key Actions: Source identification, development, pricing, launch

Phase 4

Sunset 8110  Discussions
Key Actions: Identify 75% connectivity, Establish sunset plan

Phase 2

Industry Education and Consensus
Key Actions:
Assoc. Mtgs, Webinars, Stakeholder Mtgs, Etc

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Ecosystem Connectivity

Clearinghouses will benefit from a single source of truth for client promotions. Enhanced coupon security and fraud mitigation to will reduce administrative expenses related to fraud. Realtime redemption data paves the way to speed up clearing and settlement.

Innovation made possible by the consensus of the industry

Non Profit

Remains agnostic to the industry and stakeholders while being “industry managed” through the Board of Directors

Open Market

Supports all contributors to the ecosystem, enabling innovation and product development for the coupon industry

No hardware

Simple connectivity through APIs rather than hardware. More cost effective and easier to implement

Connectivity

Secure, shared network that can support unlimited coupons, data, and instances to power today’s coupon campaigns

API Connectivity

Get Authorized Retailers

curl -X GET 'https://try.thecouponbureau.org/clearinghouse/retailers' \
-H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
-H 'x-access-key: ACCESS_KEY' \
-H 'x-access-token: ACCESS_TOKEN'

Trust Layer - Powered by Hedera

By using Hedera, The Coupon Bureau can bring its standardization and added efficiencies to the marketplace with transparency and trust. By allowing 3rd party validation and audit capabilities among authorized stakeholders, the industry will be able to have confidence in this centralized, agnostic solution.

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AI (8112) Coupon Workflow

Preparing for AI (8112) offers

Get acquainted with AI (8112) offer data and process by reviewing the AI (8112) Coupon Data Specifications. 

Understand how your coupon partners will interact with your AI (8112) offers 
 

  • Are your systems prepared to clear AI (8112) offers?
     

  • Have you connected to your retail partners in our platform? 

Sign up with The Coupon Bureau to begin setting up your account! Here you will be able to connect to your partners, set up your organization's users, and more.

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