Why do I work at AWG?

“As a lover of food, it is nice to work at a place that allows me to see where it comes from.” – Sean

Sean spends most of his time uploading ads for clients. He also creates videos promoting various marketing department offerings. Prior to joining AWG, Sean spent three years as a high school teacher. Sean is an avid cook, sports fan and Kansas Citian.

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Sean’s Blog Posts

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Do you need online shopping customers’ approval on produce?

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Time and again when online shopping is brought up some Negative Nancy inevitably says “What about produce?” like they are the first person to think of this potential problem. Setting aside the fact that the average person really doesn’t know…

Snickers Hungerithm

Ease “Hanger” with real-time deals

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With Hungerithm a hangry internet means cheaper #SNICKERS for you. Get your Coupon Here: https://t.co/xh5arwKrnF #EatASNICKERS pic.twitter.com/cAvNz2OUFg — SNICKERS® (@SNICKERS) November 16, 2017 On November 16 Snickers announced a new program to offer discounts based on algorithm they created. The…

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Tips for Grocery Shopping

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This morning a blog post was shared on my Twitter timeline, 50 Tips for Grocery Shopping. I figured anyone who took the time to come up with a 50 item list had put some serious thought into things. I wondered…

Online Shopping

How to Beat National Chains at Online Shopping

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A recent Reuters story talked about how it is hard to sell groceries online. Shoppers surveyed said they are very loyal to their local food stores and don’t want to shop for groceries online from places like Amazon. Those interviewed described themselves…

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Trends in email marketing

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The marketing platform company emfluence held their annual conference Friday, Sept. 25. The event had plenty of speakers and there were tons of people there to learn from. If you are involved with digital marketing in anyway I highly suggest…

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Be a good neighbor

| Apples for the Students, Sean | No Comments

Price and selection aren’t the only ways to attract customers to your stores. It is also important to be a quality members of the community. There are plenty of things to handle each day and community outreach is easy to…

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Check out the new podcast from AWG: Associated Wholesale Podcast

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We are proud to announce our foray into the world of podcasting with Associated Wholesale Podcast. AWP is our attempt to provide our members another source of information to help them be successful. As podcasts continue to grow in popularity,...
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Live-stream recap of SMCKC breakfast on live-streaming

| Cara, Sean, Social Media | No Comments

On Friday, June 2 Social Media Club Kansas City held its monthly breakfast. Jen Forrest, Director of Social Media at DEG, gave a presentation about live-streaming. It seemed appropriate we live stream our recap instead of a writing a traditional…

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Check out the Fresh EBT app

| blog, Mobile Apps, Sean | 3 Comments

AWG is working with Fresh EBT to help retailers connect with SNAP shoppers and capture a higher share of EBT spend. We know that EBT recipients are an important segment for many of our members. Nationwide, the SNAP program supports…

Wordcamp Kansas City 2017

Tweets from Word Camp Kansas City 2017

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Conor

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Caleb

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MELANIE

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Holly

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Jimmy

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BRYAN

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CARA

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KATE

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SHARLYN

Sean

Sean

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