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How America Pays in 2016

How America Pays
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How America Pays in 2016

PLEASANTON, Calif. – May 11, 2016 – Americans’ utilization of a wide array of payments options, and their demand for others, is driving innovation in the payments category. Additionally, the payment process while shopping has become increasingly important, now ultimately influencing consumers’ perceptions of and loyalty to a brand. This, along with the year’s most […]

Cardpool Turns Gift Cards into Charitable Donations for Compassion International with Launch of its CardFunder® Program

SAN FRANCISCO – May 10, 2016 – Cardpool, a leading gift card exchange marketplace, and Compassion International (Compassion), a Christian child development organization, today announced Compassion’s launch of CardFunder®, a new program that enables consumers to donate unspent gift cards to Compassion. CardFunder highlights the gift card exchange marketplace as a unique philanthropic tool for […]

Blackhawk Network Acquires Extrameasures

PLEASANTON, Calif., March 31, 2016 — Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, announced today that it has acquired extrameasures, a prepaid consumer promotions and incentives company. Through its customized rebate programs, extrameasures offers Visa prepaid cards and private label merchant-specific reward and gift cards with a proprietary platform to help businesses drive consumer […]

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Consumers Drive Payment Innovation: How America Pays – Part 1 of 4

Blackhawk Network recently conducted the study, How America Pays in 2016. More than 1,000 Americans in March 2016 to examine how they pay today, their preferences for traditional and emerging payments tools and the role payments play in their purchasing decisions. By spurring the creation of new payments technologies, finding alternative applications for existing payments […]

Blackhawk Celebrates “Bring Your Kids to Work Day”

On April 28, 2016, Blackhawk held its annual “Bring Your Kids to Work” event, a day when parents and guardians are able to bring their children to the office to give them a glimpse of what they do during their day and ultimately, inspire their career aspirations. Kids between the ages of 8 and 12 […]

Blackhawk Engagement Solutions Research Uncovers “How Women Shop in 2016”

New research from Blackhawk Network’s incentives division, Blackhawk Engagement Solutions, has uncovered how American women are shopping these days. Recently featured in Apparel Magazine, Chain Store Age, Mobile Marketing and Technology, PYMNTS, and Retailing Today, the research found women are well informed, well connected, and demand the lowest price. According to Rodney Mason, GVP of […]

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Valued Partners

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  • 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
  • TJMAXX
  • TMobile
  • TocaTel
  • Tom Thumb
  • Tops
  • Toys R Us
  • Tracfone
  • Univision
  • Verizon
  • Virgin
  • Visa
  • Vons
  • Wawa
  • Wegmans
  • Weis
  • WinnDixie
  • Woolworths
  • Zwinky