Portland, ME-based digital gifting and incentives company Cash Star added quite a few new retailers in the last quarter of 2012.
New network members include Brooks Brothers, TravelSmith, Crate and Barrel, Harry & David, Petco, and Z Gallerie, among others. In total, CashStar has more than 250 brands in its network, including Best Buy, Chili's Grill & Bar, Gap, Pottery Barn, QVC, Sephora, Staples, Starbucks, The Cheesecake Factory, The Home Depot, and Williams-Sonoma.
The company also continued its Apple Passbook rollout with retailers including Sephora, The Body Shop, and The Home Depot. Passbook allaws users to store and redeem eGift cards from their iPhones. This added convenience helps accelerate end-users' redemption of their gift cards.