Perka Debuts Loyalty Service For Retailers

Portland-based Perka, a startup developing mobile loyalty software for small businesses, has launched a new, loyalty program it is calling Perka Flexpoints. The company said its subscription-based service lets single-location businesses and growing chains to implement their own, loyalty programs, letting customer earn perks based on their actual purchases at a store. Perka said the new service--which costs $50 per location per month--is aimed at retail shops, full service restaurants, ane other small businesses. Perka is headed by Alan Chung, and also has operations in New York City.