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In the News

Review the latest news releases and media coverage of Blackhawk Network.


eGift Adds Value: Most Gift Card Purchasers Now Also Buy eGifts

PLEASANTON, Calif. – August 26, 2015 – Gift cards remain the most popular and coveted gift for all occasions with a vast majority of the population having given or received a gift card in the last year. And now gift card shoppers more frequently turn to egifts in addition to physical cards. New consumer research […]

How America Pays in 2015

PLEASANTON, Calif. – July 28, 2015 – Shoppers are using a larger variety of payment options with digital and mobile payments serving as supplements to the traditional cash and card-based payments tools, according to new research released by Blackhawk Network. The research, “How America Pays in 2015: Traditional, Digital and Mobile Convergence in Payments,” surveyed […]

Cardpool Assists Changefindr to Enable Charitable Donations of Gift Cards

SAN FRANCISCO – June 25, 2015 – Cardpool, a leading gift card exchange, announced today an agreement with Changefindr, an innovative new gift card donation platform. Through this partnership, Cardpool enables Changefindr to accept unused and partially-used gift cards (both plastic and digital) as donations which benefit worthy causes. This is another example of Cardpool […]

Blackhawk Network to Acquire Achievers Corp.

Pleasanton, Calif., June 11, 2015 – Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Achievers Corp.  Achievers is a leading provider of employee recognition and rewards solutions designed to help companies increase employee engagement. The acquisition will broaden the reach of Blackhawk’s already extensive incentive and […]

Blackhawk Extra

Your resource for prepaid news, relevant research, and insights.

eGifts Provide More Value to Retailers’ Gift Card Programs

Blackhawk Network’s new consumer research shows that, for the first time, more than half of gift card buyers have also tried egifts. Valuable to retailers’ gift card programs, the shopper data shows that egifting is following the overall trend of consumers increasingly shopping and purchasing on mobile devices and online. “Physical gift cards still remain […]

Retailo Is Now Blackhawk Network GmbH

Almost two years after being acquired by Blackhawk, Retailo GmbH has rebranded to Blackhawk Network GmbH. The German-based gift card company has distributions in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. “As a Blackhawk subsidiary, we benefit from a wide range of resources and a global presence,” says Christian Lindner, who co-founded Retailo in 2007 and is now […]

Gift Card Purchasers Adopt eGifts

Gift cards remain the most popular and coveted gift for all occasions with a vast majority of the population having given or received a gift card in the last year. In early 2015, Blackhawk Network surveyed approximately 2,000 Americans to examine their usage of gift cards and adoption of and sentiments towards egifts, which are […]

Prepaid Financial Products

Learn about the prepaid GPR cards and reload services that consumers are flocking to as an alternative to traditional banking.

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Prepaid Telecom

Discover how placing prepaid plans and handsets in one convenient location benefits both retailers and consumers seeking contract-free communications.

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Learn how we are tapping into a large growing opportunity by building a leading, end-to-end incentives platform.

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Digital Commerce

Marketing & Promotions

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Marketing & Promotion

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Technology & Innovations

Take a look at our proprietary systems that enable seamless processing, real-time transactions, fraud prevention, and more.

Technology & Innovations

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Digital Commerce

Discover how Blackhawk Network is ushering in a new era of prepaid solutions with digital purchase, usage, distribution and marketing.

Digital Commerce

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Valued Partners

Check out some of the popular brands, retailers and partners in our global prepaid network.

  • AP
  • AccountNow
  • Aeropostale
  • Ahold
  • Albert-Heijn
  • Albertsons
  • AMC
  • American Eagle
  • American Express
  • Applebees
  • AustraliaPost
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Bass Pro
  • Bath Body Works
  • Bed Bath Beyond
  • Bell
  • Best Buy
  • BiLo
  • BiLo
  • Bonefish
  • Boost
  • BP
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
  • Canadian Tire
  • Cara
  • Carrs
  • Cheesecake Factory
  • Cineplex
  • Coinstar
  • ColdStone
  • Coles
  • Cracker Barrel
  • Cricket
  • Dillons
  • Disneyland
  • Event
  • Facebook
  • Fandango
  • FoodLion
  • Food4Less
  • Forever21
  • Fred Meyer
  • Frys
  • Game Stop
  • Gap
  • Giant
  • Giant Eagle
  • Giant Foods
  • Gift Card Mall1
  • Go Phone
  • Green Dot
  • Hannaford
  • Harris Teeter
  • Home Depot
  • HyVee
  • iHop
  • Immix
  • iTunes
  • JayC
  • JCPenney
  • Karma Koin
  • King Soopers
  • KMart
  • Kohl
  • Kroger
  • Kroger C
  • Loblaw
  • Lowes
  • Lowes Foods
  • Macys
  • Marianos
  • Marshalls
  • Martins
  • Mastercard
  • McDonalds
  • Meijer
  • Metro
  • Metro Market
  • Michaels
  • Microsoft
  • Money Network
  • Morrisons
  • NET10
  • NetSpend
  • Nordstrom
  • OCharleys
  • OfficeMax
  • Olive Garden
  • Outback
  • PF Changs
  • Panera
  • Pavilions
  • Paylo
  • PayPal
  • PicknSave
  • PlayStation
  • Price Chopper
  • QFX
  • Rainbow
  • Ralphs
  • Randalls
  • Red Lobster
  • Red Robin
  • Regal
  • Katz Rexall
  • Roundys
  • Ruby Tuesday
  • Safeway
  • Sears
  • Sephora
  • Skype
  • Smiths
  • Southwest
  • Spotify
  • Staples
  • StarDoll
  • Stater-Bros
  • StopShop
  • Subway
  • Super Valu
  • T-Gaia
  • Target
  • TelCel
  • Tesco
  • TMobile
  • TocaTel
  • Tom Thumb
  • Tops
  • Toys R Us
  • Tracfone
  • Univision
  • Verizon
  • Virgin
  • Visa
  • Vons
  • Wawa
  • Wegmans
  • Weis
  • WinnDixie
  • Woolworths
  • Zwinky