Steal Our Holiday and Boxing Day SMS Templates to Ramp Up Purchases

If you're not already thinking about your Boxing Day SMS campaigns, now's the time to start! Boxing Day and holiday SMS messages are one of the best ways to reach customers during this critical sales period. SMS gets delivered right to their phone, unlike emails which can get ignored in crowded inboxes.

The holiday season is a great time to boost your sales. However, email marketing has been declining in effectiveness over the past few years. This means that your brand needs a new strategy to get people into stores this season. One of the most effective ways to do so is to use SMS.

We've created Boxing Day and holiday SMS templates for your retail or eCommerce store. Copy and paste these custom texts for your holiday season campaigns, as well as other promotional offers throughout November and December.

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Holiday season marketing for retail and eCommerce stores

Upping your marketing efforts during the holiday period is essential to encourage shoppers to spend with your brand. SMS messaging will keep your brand front of mind this season. Use SMS to drive traffic in-store or online, and remind customers of your holiday and Boxing Day promotions.

SMS messaging is one of the most cost-effective and impactful channels to target potential customers throughout the holiday season. With automated text messages, Merge Send personalisation, segmentation, MMS capabilities, and more, there are many creative ways to target customers with holiday SMS marketing.

Take advantage of the busy holiday season and holiday cheer:

  • Expand your digital reach via social channels and SMS
  • Create gift guides on your online store
  • Collect phone numbers for SMS subscribers at the checkout
  • Reward loyal and existing customers with exclusive deals
  • Encourage new customers with Christmas shopping specials

Related article: 25 Attention-Grabbing SMS Templates for your Retail Christmas Campaign

Are holiday SMS campaigns effective?

Expand your brand reach with the most widely familiar and accessible communication channel. Your SMS subscriber list gives you greater chances to increase purchases and engagement with an impressive 98% open rate. Target your SMS subscribers in the weeks and days leading up to Christmas and Boxing Day.

With holiday marketing SMS messages, you can effectively target your customers and convert them into purchases with the highest open rates compared to other channels like email or social media. So, kick your holiday promotions into gear and use bulk SMS to its full potential.

Boxing Day and holiday SMS marketing templates

Steal our templates for marketing messages to target customers with the most effective way of influencing purchasing decisions—text messages. If you're looking for punchy, customisable SMS examples that will increase conversions and sales, then we've got you sorted.

The holiday shopping season is the time of year when sales skyrocket, so make sure your brand is prepared with holiday marketing campaigns that are personalised and effective enough for potential customers to convert. Use these SMS marketing templates and copy them into your campaigns.

Campaign ideas: Examples and templates of SMS messages

First access to exclusive offers SMS message

"As a loyal {company name} customer, we're giving you exclusive access to our new holiday range at 10% off! But, hurry, this offer ends on Tuesday. SMS STOP to opt-out."

Re-engage old customers holiday SMS message

"Get 30% off your next purchase with {company name}! Find the perfect gift online now, so it arrives in time - {link}. SMS STOP to opt-out."

Gift-giving holiday promotions

"T'is the season for unbeatable deals and gifting! Find gifts for the whole family in store at {company name}. Find your nearest location here {link}. To opt-out, reply STOP via SMS."

Loyalty program early access SMS message

"Thanks for joining our subscriber list, {name}! Now that you're part of the {company name} family, you get exclusive access to our latest Christmas drop. Visit {link}. SMS STOP to opt-out."

Flash sales marketing messages

"{Company name} flash sale! For one day only, get 25% off any item in-store. Visit us today, so you don't miss out! Reply STOP to opt-out."

Holiday competition SMS message

"{Company name} is spreading the holiday season cheer with MASSIVE prizes to be won. All you have to do is message us the number 1 item on your wishlist to go in the draw to win! Full details here: {link}. SMS STOP to opt-out."

Time-sensitive messages for holiday sales

"There are only five days left until Christmas! Get last-minute gifts sorted at {company name}. We've got exactly what your family and friends want. SMS STOP to opt-out."

Text message to drive traffic to brick and mortar stores

"It's almost Boxing Day, which means you can take advantage of unbeatable deals at {company name}. Get up to 50% off select items only in-store on Boxing Day! SMS STOP to opt-out."