Gift Card Industry News

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

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.

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.

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.

Pandemic Brings Innovation to Gift Cards

Posted on 11/30/2020
The pandemic has fueled the popularity of contactless and curbside delivery services, and now Outback Steakhouse is taking that to the next level — and with a holiday theme.

Retail Data Shows Online Dominance, Gift Card Momentum For Holiday Spending

Posted on 11/25/2020
While predictions of increased spending are appearing more frequently since news of various COVID-19 vaccines has broken, PYMNTS data shows that consumers are still cautious, conservative and digital-first when it comes to holiday 2020.

Gift Card Hack Exposed – You Pay, They Play

Posted on 11/24/2020
If you’ve read the recent Sophos 2021 Threat Report, you’ll know that we deliberately included a section about all the malware out there that isn’t ransomware.