Did you know that most customers want Microsoft Office and often mistakenly presume that full versions of their favourite Microsoft Office applications are installed on all Windows PCs? Maximise this great offer by including it with all your Windows 8 PC marketing.
To redeem the Office Pre-Launch Offer, your customers can follow these steps:
- Buy and activate Office. Your customer purchases any qualifying version of Office 2010 between 19 October 2012 and 30 April 2013, then installs and activates a qualifying Office product* (with or without a new PC or Mac) between 19 October 2012, and 31 May 2013.
- Sign up for an email reminder. Your customer visits the Office Pre-Launch Offer web page and provides an email address to be notified when the offer can be redeemed.
- Download the new Office version, when available. Upon receiving email notification that the new Office is available, your customer returns to the Office Pre-Launch Offer web page to download the new Office**.
Note Complete offer details, including a special offer for small-business customers, are available on www.office.com/offer, The Office Pre-Launch Offer web page.
Use the following Office Pre-Launch Offer materials in your marketing efforts. Help your customers learn more about the Office Pre-Launch Offer to capture more Office 2010 sales.
||Use this guide to get offer details to help drive current Office sales prior to general availability of the new Office. This guide includes information about eligible SKUs, how the offer works, marketing and messaging, online execution and training. |
||Use this presentation to get a quick overview of the Office Pre-Launch Offer so that you can communicate its value to your customers. |
||Use this quick guide to show your customers how the Office Pre-Launch Offer works and to highlight some features that will be part of the next version of Office. |
||Provide these flyers to your customers to introduce them to the Office Pre-Launch Offer and explain to them how the offer works. |
||Hang these posters to generate customer interest in the Office Pre-Launch Offer. |
||Use this counter sign in your displays to showcase the Office Pre-Launch Offer to help boost Office 2010 sales. |
||Hang this tag on your shelves or PCs to provide your customers with easily accessible information about the Office Pre-Launch Offer. |
||Customise this text and image in your customer emails to drive sales of Office 2010. |
||Drive traffic to your web page by promoting the Office Pre-Launch Offer. You can customise some of these banners to fit your business needs. |
||Watch these short, on-demand presentations to help you understand what the Office Pre-Launch Offer is, how it works and which SKU's qualify so you can best position it to your customers. |
||Use these printable stickers – available in 37 languages - to promote the Office Pre-Launch Offer on your product packaging. |
|Syndicated Web Assets
||Use the syndicated content available on the Digital Commerce and Campaign Network (DCCN), a Microsoft marketing syndication service, to help with Office sales. Resources include a landing page, an e-commerce button, web banners and more.|
|New Office Readiness Training
||Use the New Office readiness materials on OEM Training Zone to help you prepare for the new Office. Simply sign in, click readiness, click to expand Office and then click New Office to access the materials.|