Chain Reaction UK Affiliate Program

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  • CR 1.04%
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  • CR for 48 hours 0.00%
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  • Approval rate 88%
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  • Average payment time 60 days
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This affiliate program is a part of the Admitad affiliate network

In order to start cooperation with the program, first you need to register in the system.

Offering a vast selection of bikes, components and accessories, Chain Reaction has everything customers need to embark upon new adventures.

Whether commuting into work or enjoying thrill seeking rides at the track, Chain Reaction has you covered for those stints on the saddle.

Cycling enthusiasts, we're dedicated to delivering high quality products at competitive prices, working with top brands such as Continental, Fox Racing, Selle Italia, Hope and Shimano.

Experts in all things cycling, we offer our renowned house brands such as Vitus, Nukeproof, Lifeline, Prime, BeElite, dhb and Föhn to help customers feel confident whatever the ride.

Providing the best products and delivering worldwide, we're the number one trusted online bike retailer.

 

Program Information

Why become a Chain Reaction affiliate?

A wide range of bike and outdoor products at great prices

Fantastic onsite conversion and high average order values

Competitive epc's

30 day cookie period

Free delivery available

Regular newsletters, offer listings and always on campaign banners.

Daily product feed

365-day returns

Excellent customer service

Global customer base

 

Commission Rates

We award different levels of commission depending on the publisher type on a last click basis.

Content sites- 4% commission. We value our content sites and their upper-funnel contribution to sales. Content affiliates will earn commission on last click direct and organic sales they have contributed towards. Content sites also benefit from assisted sales commission, where affiliates are awarded for being part of the customer journey if they're not the last click. Please contact the affiliate manager for more information.

Cashback sites- 2% commission

Voucher and offer sites- 2% commission

Price comparison and shopping directories- 1% commission

Please note we do not accept any browser extension or software affiliates to our program.

We also do not accept any search publishers and do not allow any publishers to bid on our brand terms (please see the program terms for more information).

Basics

In order to be connected to the program you are required to have a working website with good performance and a decent amount of traffic, or a proven community on social media. Otherwise, the application will be declined. If you were declined but think you are eligible to work with the program and can showcase your business model, please drop us an email at d.bogdanovych@admitad.com so that we can discuss it further.

Search Term Restrictions

Pay per click (PPC) search activity and brand name bidding is strictly forbidden by Chain Reaction Cycles. 

This is including but not limited to PPC, Adword, AdSense, Content networks, Social Networks' advertisement etc. 

The following keywords are brands exclusive to Chain Reaction Cycles and cannot be referenced in any paid search advertising which may compete against our current paid search strategies.

Affiliates are requested not to bid on any of these brand name terms or any derivation or misspelling (broad, match or phrase). Affiliates are required to add these exclusive brands as broad match negatives across their paid search accounts. These are: 

Chain Reaction Cycles 

Chain Reaction Cycle 

Chain Reaction 

CRC 

Chian Reaction Cycles 

Chaine Reaction 

Wiggle 

dhb 

Lifeline 

Wiggle Nutrition 

Vitus 

Vitus Bikes 

Nukeproof 

Brand-X 

Ruption 

Ragley 

Prime 

Seal BMX 

Mobi 

Ratio 

Rat!o 

Föhn 

BeElite 

Misspellings:Affiliates are not permitted to bid on misspells or variations of our brand names as a keyword within paid search activity.Examples: Chain Reaction Cyles, Chain Reaction Cycle, Chain Reactioon Cycles, life line, dbh etc.
Hybrid terms:Affiliates are not permitted to bid on brand plus derivatives (including misspells and variations) within paid search activity.Examples: Chain Reaction Cycles MTB, Chain Reaction Cycles BMX
Ad copy restrictions:Affiliates are not permitted to use any of our brand names within their ad copy for paid search activity.For example: “Chain Reaction Cycle Voucher Codes". This could result in suspension from the program and no further commission being accepted.
Domain Restrictions:Affiliates may not use domain names that contain the Chain Reaction Cycles brand names, any connotations of this brand name or any domain name that would falsely associate Chain Reaction Cycles with a 3rd party site.For example: “www.chainreactioncyclesvouchers.co.uk”
URLs:

Affiliates are not permitted to bid on any of the merchant’s URLs nor link directly to any of these in any form of PPC activity– https://www.chainreactioncycles.com / https://www.chainreactionbmx.com / https://www.chainreactiontri.com 

Any affiliates found to be bidding on brand terms or variations will be suspended from the program and commission will be rejected.​


Validation periodPlease note, due to the returns period available on Chain Reaction Cycles, all transactions will be subject to a 60 day validation period. VAT is only included in the transaction value of sales where the delivery address is based in the UKAll transaction queries must be submitted within 60 days of the sale date. We reserve the right to decline sales after this time period.
De-Duping PolicyChain Reaction Cycles are de-duplicating all sources which they pay for and will only accept commissions that have come through the affiliate on a last click basis. We value our content sites and their upper-funnel contribution to sales. Content affiliates will earn commission on last click direct and organic sales they have contributed towards.Sources that won't be accepted in validations include:
-Generic pay-per-click (PPC) adverts-Comparison shopping engines-Paid banners-Email marketingReferrals-Other affiliate networks.
This includes transactions that are part cancelled. Affiliates will always earn commission on products which have been dispatched from Chain Reaction Cycles.

Voucher CodesChain Reaction Cycles may occasionally work with an individual voucher affiliate, supplying them with a unique voucher intended for promotion by that publisher only. This will be uploaded into Admitad and designated as limited to the respective publisher and is not for mass affiliate use. Any transactions found to have utilized this voucher where the last referring click was not the intended unique publisher will be declined.
- Publishers may only promote voucher codes that have been issued through the affiliate channel. If a publisher is found to be promoting voucher codes that have not been issued through the affiliate channel pending commission payments may be zeroed and transactions may be declined (where a voucher code has been used). Please do not display onsite any voucher codes that have not been issued to you directly by Chain Reaction Cycles (this includes voucher codes that Chain Reaction Cycles may be advertising on site or send out to their email base).
Price Comparison ServicesAffiliates are not permitted to use any of the following price comparison services where Chain Reaction Cycles currently advertise including, but not limited to:
Google Shopping (formerly known as Google Base or Froogle).Bing Shopping
Gift VouchersChain Reaction Cycles will not pay commission on orders paid using a Chain Reaction Cycles gift voucher.
Use of Product Feed
Chain Reaction Cycles upload a daily data feed to the Admitad interface that contains the most up to date product listings and prices. We ask all affiliates to present the most up to date prices on their sites by downloading the feed on a daily basis.The product feed available is for use on your own websites, and not for use on 3rd party price comparison sites such as Kelkoo where the merchant has their own direct activity. This is applicable in all countries and not limited to the UK only. Should you be found to be using the product feed for any other reason than promoting Wiggle products you will be in breach of the terms and conditions.

Affiliates must only promote current offers. Any affiliate found to be consistently promoting incorrect, out of date or misleading prices will be removed from the merchant’s affiliate program. 

General PromotionAffiliates should only use advertising material and content supplied by Chain Reaction Cycles or Admitad on behalf of Chain Reaction Cycles (i.e. all advertising material must be downloaded from the Admitad interface) and must not edit or modify any of this material unless they gain written consent from the Chain Reaction Cycles Affiliate Manager.
We ask that affiliates do not hardcode banners into their site so that creative updates can take place.
Chain Reaction Cycles logo
Use of the Chain Reaction Cycles name and/or logo in any email material is not permitted unless approved by the Chain Reaction Cycles Affiliate Manager.Affiliates are not permitted to send any unsolicited email ("spam") under this affiliate programme.When promoting Chain Reaction Cycles, publishers must use the latest and correct Chain Reaction Cycles logo to promote Wiggle - Please contact us for any branding requests.
Site SearchAffiliates links should under no circumstances include the following parameters in the URL:• ?s=• ?Sr=Links should be generated by using site navigation, not by using the search box on the Chain Reaction site. Orders driven by links containing the parameters above will not qualify for commission.  If you could not find an appropriate landing page, please contact us.
Affiliates accept that in becoming a Chain Reaction Cycles affiliate they will act in a responsible manner that does not bring Chain Reaction Cycles and any of its associated brands, products or services into disrepute.
Affiliates found breaching any of the above stated terms and conditions will be served a warning, commission payments may be put on hold and they may be suspended from the Chain Reaction Cycles affiliate program. Periodic infringement will result in permanent removal from the program and all pending commission payments declined.
Chain Reaction Cycles reserve the right add to, change or modify the above terms and conditions without any prior notice.• ?s=• ?Sr=Links should be generated by using site navigation, not by using the search box on the Wiggle site. Orders driven by links containing the parameters above will not qualify for commission.   If you could not find an appropriate landing page, please contact us.
Affiliates accept that in becoming a Chain Reaction Cycles affiliate they will act in a responsible manner that does not bring Chain Reaction Cycles and any of its associated brands, products or services into disrepute.
Affiliates found breaching any of the above stated terms and conditions will be served a warning, commission payments may be put on hold and they may be suspended from the Chain Reaction Cycles affiliate program. Periodic infringement will result in permanent removal from the program and all pending commission payments declined.
Chain Reaction Cycles reserve the right add to, change or modify the above terms and conditions without any prior notice.

Last changes were recorded on 30.11.2021

Traffic Sources

PopUp / ClickUnder Forbidden
Loyalty programs Allowed
Messengers Allowed
Coupon services Allowed
Lead call Forbidden
API traffic Needs approval
YouTube Channel Allowed
Adult Forbidden
Toolbar Needs approval
Incentive Forbidden
Groups and blogs on social Media Allowed
Brand bidding Forbidden
Email Marketing Allowed
Banner and teaser advertising Allowed
Cashback Allowed
SEM Forbidden

Last changes were recorded on 04.02.2022

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