Gift Card Industry News

Shortlist Announced for the IMA Summit Awards 2021

Posted on 7/20/2021
The judges have completed their analysis and scoring, we are delighted to confirm the shortlist for 2021.

Sales & Marketing Management to Publish Comprehensive Guide to Non-Cash Incentive Products

Posted on 7/13/2021
Sales & Marketing Management (SMM) media today announced the addition of a guide to its annual schedule of eight focus reports.

How COVID Changed Rewards

Posted on 4/5/2021
As an incentives industry leader, Blackhawk continues to invest in research to continually learn how the impacts of the pandemic are changing market behavior, program design/development, and more. This article offers a timely and objective look at th

How the Pandemic Year Changed Employee Recognition

Posted on 4/1/2021
Like everything else in the pandemic year, workplace recognition and managing teams for improved performance have been disrupted. In a virtual world, it’s harder to gauge team members’ needs, celebrate successes and make employees feel valued.

New Affiliation Agreement Brings Together Industry Leading Incentive and Recognition Associations

Posted on 3/3/2021
Together the Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) and Recognition Professionals International (RPI) Provide a Comprehensive Network of Incentive & Recognition Solutions, and Rewards for Businesses.

Tango Card Announces RG Integrate to Help Customers More Easily Automate Reward Delivery

Posted on 3/3/2021
Tango Card's customers now benefit from the ability to automate reward delivery without the use of in-house developers.

27 Industry Leaders Earned IMA Certifications in 2020

Posted on 3/2/2021
The Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) is recognizing 27 industry leaders who earned IMA Certifications in 2020.

Corporate Culture: How to Make It an Asset for Your Company

Posted on 2/11/2021
When talking about working for companies like Google or Apple, corporate culture often comes up. But culture is about more than free food, coffee, or a game system in an employee lounge, and is not an edict from human resources

Reward Preferences: Making a Lasting Impact on Incentive Program Participants

Posted on 1/29/2021
Simple ‘one size fits all’ approaches to reward and recognition may not achieve their full potential in motivating and engaging employees.

Gift Cards A Taxing Problem? Not Necessarily Says Tango Card CCO

Posted on 1/20/2021
There’s an old saying that goes, “no good deed goes unpunished.” And when it comes to rewarding employees with a holiday or other work anniversary reward, the last thing businesses need is to have their generosity become a tax headache.