Companies Celebrate Veterans Day with Special Offers Online for Military Personnel

Posted on Nov 5, 2012 · 5 min read


Eugene, OR – November 8, 2012 – Responding to the increasing percentage of shoppers who prefer to shop online, these companies have created online special offers for our military servicemen and women, just in time for Veterans Day. Until now, military discounts have been hard to find online. With SheerID’s simple verification solution and Leading Points’ marketing expertise, an increasing number of online retailers are offering more generous discounts to military personnel.

The world’s favorite florist makes it simple and affordable for service members, veterans, and their families to order roses, orchids, gift baskets, bonsai trees, flowering plants or wedding bouquets online. When ordering from or using the promotion code “Militaryusa”, active duty military, their families, and veterans receive 20% off their order.

The world’s largest online retailer of bags and accessories offers a 30% discount for all members of the Armed Forces, Veterans and their families. Choose from over 500 name brands featured including eBag’s own signature line.

Veterans, members of the Armed Forces, and their families get 20% off high quality, hand-crafted gift baskets from 1-800 Baskets with the promotion code “Militaryusa” or by logging on to, the World’s First Search Engine for Award Travel ™, waives the $29.95 annual membership cost for all members of the Armed Forces, veterans, and their families, and offers them a free Lifetime Premier Membership. By utilizing, military families can manage all of their loyalty programs including airlines, hotels, credit cards, and car rentals to help optimize their rewards.

Using SheerID’s military verification platform, these six companies are saying “thank you” with exclusive offers to military personnel online:

The popular online retailer of big brands in outdoor gear like Black Diamond, Mammut, and Mountain Hardwear, now offers 20% off regularly priced items to active duty military.

Southern Tide

Recognizing a large number of military families that are fans of Southern Tide, the lifestyle apparel company now offers active duty military a discount on their website. Southern Tide is excited about this program and is our way of saying thanks to those that serve.


Active duty military and veterans can save 10% on Nosler’s award-winning, signature ammunition, bullets, and rifles when they shop online.


Fathead, the industry leader in officially licensed sports and entertainment graphics and more, is giving away five custom Fatheads a month to members of the military and their families who enter their Salute To Service Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes is open exclusively to active service members and members of their immediate family. Fathead also donates a portion of all military Fathead sales to Operation Homefront.


This U.S. family-owned business specializing in party supplies and personalized banners, photo cards, favors and more, now gives active military personnel 20% off with the coupon code “SMTPD”.

“We know that no military discount or special offer can ever make up for the sacrifices that members of our military and their families make every day in order to protect our freedoms,” says Jake Weatherly, CEO of SheerID. “Our goal is simply to make it easier and less risky for businesses to offer active duty military, their families, veterans, and retired military a token of their appreciation and support in the form of a protected, exclusive military offer.”

About SheerID
SheerID is the creator of the technology used to transform existing, protected private data into a service that benefits commercial enterprises and the public, while still keeping the information safe and secure. By acting as a bridge between secure databases, SheerID allows commercial enterprises to accurately, instantly verify whether or not their customer qualifies for a special discount like student, active duty military, veteran, or teacher discounts- protecting the discount and eliminating fraud. SheerID’s verification plug-in can be configured for any e-commerce website, internal customer sales system, mobile application, or POS.

For more information on SheerID’s military status verification solutions, call 855-SheerID to speak directly to a representative, email info(at)sheerid(dot)com, or visit

About Leading Points Corporation
Leading Points was founded by Kevin T. K. Sullivan, Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army (Ret.) who served for 20 years as an Aviation Officer with the United States Army. Leading Points assists businesses in establishing themselves within the military and government markets. For more information, visit

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