Shopper News

Improved Mystery Shopping Job Board Launched

Oct 03, 2013 by Confero Inc.

Our new and improved Job Board with maps is now LIVE! Now mystery shoppers can zero in on the mystery shops and audits most relevant to them with little time and no hassle!  In addition, we've added a customizable filter based on type of mystery shop or audit  (i.e. retail; casual dining; etc.), so now mystery shoppers have the option to see only the types of shops they're actually interested in. 

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Mystery Shopping: Customer Service Eyes At RDU

Mar 19, 2013 by Confero Inc.

Thank you RDU Airport shoppers!

RDU Airport blogs about how mystery shopping reports are used to keep service levels exceptional. "Mystery shopping is used to gauge how well our front line employees are doing everyday to accomplish our shared customer service mission."http://rdublog.com/2013/03/19/customer-service-eyes-at-rdu/

If you travel to/from RDU, check with us to see if we have mystery shops available for you during your trip. You can register your interest

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“..So I Bagged Myself” and Other Funny Mystery Shopper Comments

Nov 28, 2012 by Confero Inc.

Bag over headWe are constantly reminded of why our quality assurance process is so valuable to our clients. Despite ever-smarter technology, there is no replacement for an actual review of a report before it’s released to our client. Spell check can’t and won’t uncover all errors!

In 2011, we posted an article highlighting some mystery shopper funnies that Confero’s team had encountered over the years. We were surprised at all the positive feedback from those who enjoyed reading them. Given its popularity, we decided to post more humorous quotes this month.

  • “There were no baggers helping the cashier so I bagged myself”.
  • “I ordered tuna and the server went into a drawer for it.”

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Are You Getting the Right Mystery Shop Offers from Confero?

Nov 16, 2012 by Confero Inc.

Your Extended Shopper Profile is your ticket to getting the right shop offers from us. The information in your ESP allows us to let you know about shops that would most likely interest you. If you have not visited your profile lately, please log in and click on your Shopper Profile. Click on the Update button to the right of the Extended Shopper Profile.

 

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Getting our Facebook Updates?

Nov 09, 2012 by Confero Inc.

Make sure you are seeing our regular Facebook updates in your Facebook news feed!

  1. Go to www.facebook.con/Confero
  2. Hover your mouse over where it says “Liked”
  3. Click on “Add to Interests Lists” OR “Show in Newsfeed”.

All set! Our updates will come into your news feed automatically!

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Confero Warns About New Mystery Shopper Scam Using the Name Kelvin Ford

Jun 04, 2012 by Confero Inc.

We received information today that someone using the name Kelvin Ford, posing as a representive of Confero, is asking people to wire money through Western Union. Please do not mistake the person calling himself Kelvin Ford as a Confero representative. He is not. Please do not fall for his scam.

As a reminder, Confero NEVER sends certified checks to mystery shoppers and Confero NEVER asks shoppers to wire transfer money. Read more about mystery shopping scams and learn what to do if you are a victim of a scam

If you think someone is trying to scam you, please read our How to Spot a Scam article to find out what you should do!

We appreciate the consumers who contacted us to let us know about this. Thank you!

 

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Confero Warns About New Mystery Shopper Scam Using the Name Paul Williams

Jun 01, 2012 by Confero Inc.

We received information today that someone using the name Paul Williams, posing as a representive of Confero, is asking people to wire money through Western Union. Please do not mistake the person calling himself Paul Williams as a Confero representative. He is not. Please do not fall for his scam.

As a reminder, Confero NEVER sends certified checks to mystery shoppers and Confero NEVER asks shoppers to wire transfer money. Read more about mystery shopping scams and learn what to do if you are a victim of a scam

If you think someone is trying to scam you, please read our How to Spot a Scam article to find out what you should do!

We appreciate the consumers who contacted us to let us know about this. Thank you!

 

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Mystery Shopper “Update your Profile” Contest Winners So Far

Apr 23, 2012 by Confero Inc.

Congratulations to the  first winners in our Update your Profile contest:  Arlene   F. of Salem NH, Bridget S. of Centreville VA, Kay G of Olanta SC, Donna S of Gloucester VA, Stephanie G of West Covina CA, Linda B of Chico CA, Sharon M of Sunrise FL and Jollene J of Phoenix Z.

 

Remember, we are drawing one name each weekday until 4/30. Update/submit your Extended Shopper Profile to automatically enter. Details: http://ow.ly/ajKsV

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Update your Confero Shopper Profile and be automatically entered to win our weekday drawings!

Apr 17, 2012 by Confero Inc.

Contest! We’re updating our shopper records.  E-newsletters have been sent out to all mystery shoppers who are active with Confero. Shoppers who update (or complete a new)  Confero Extended Shopper Profile will be automatically entered into a weekday drawing running until 4/30. The earlier you update, the more chances there are to win. If you did not get our newsletter, you are either not yet registered to mystery shop for Confero or the email address in your shopper profile is out of date. See the details/newsletter here http://ow.ly/ajKsV. We welcome referrals!

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Confero Facebook Timeline is Live!

Mar 28, 2012 by Confero Inc.

Our Facebook Timeline went live today. Confero is 26 years old so we added in some milestones here and there to our timeline. We also added some pics, including a photo of Ellie our office dog. Join us

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