Dittman Goes Digital

April 27, 2011
The incentive house is the latest to add virtual gift cards to its rewards portfolio. Appoints New CEO

March 30, 2011
Ian O’Brien joins the stored-value rewards provider, four months after Marlin Equity Partners acquired the Omaha–based company.

CashStar Expands B2B Digital Incentive Solutions

March 17, 2011
Digital gifting and incentive company CashStar has enhanced its suite of B2B digital gifting solutions.

ITAGroup Now Offers Virtual Gift Cards

March 16, 2011
The performance-improvement company is using Giftango's software platform to deliver the digital cards and reduce fulfillment costs.

4 Steps to Develop a Successful Merchant Gift Card, Loyalty or Reward Program

by Donna M. Airoldi | March 02, 2011
A new white paper from SparkBase aims to show how reward and loyalty planners can develop more effective merchant gift card programs.

U.S. Postal Service to Test Offering Gift Cards

by Donna M. Airoldi | February 16, 2011
The Postal Service notified the Postal Regulatory Commission last month that it will begin testing the gift-card market on or after May 1, 2011.

Andrew Dodge Leaves CashStar for SVM

January 24, 2011
Dodge joins SVM, a provider of gift card management services, as vice president of business development.

First Data SpendTrend December Report Shows Mixed Results

by Donna M. Airoldi | January 19, 2011
Closed-loop prepaid card growth is up from December 2009 but slowing down from November 2010 figures.

AMEX Chinese Year of the Rabbit Gift Card

by Donna M. Airoldi | January 05, 2011
Consider rewarding top employees or valued clients who celebrate the Chinese New Year with American Express's limited-edition gift card.

Charity Checks Still Available for On-Time Holiday Delivery

by Donna M. Airoldi | December 22, 2010
A pioneer in the charity certificates world, Charity Checks celebrates 10 years and offers overnight shipping with no extra fees in time for holiday giving.

NGC Goes Digital

by Donna M. Airoldi | December 08, 2010
The new service enables customers to order and deliver gift cards online.

Incentive Gift Card Council Gives Back to the Make-A-Wish Foundation

by Donna M. Airoldi | November 18, 2010
The IMA industry group has already raised more than $10,000 to aid children with life-threatening medical conditions.