Gift Card Industry News

New Diversity-in-Gift-Cards Website Provides DEI Resources for Gift Card Industry

Posted on 4/21/2022
The Incentive Gift Card Council (IGCC) and the Retail Gift Card Association (RGCA), announced the launch of their new website

IMA Summit Awards Judging Panel Announced

Posted on 4/11/2022
IMA is honored to announce the first group of judges for the 2022 IMA Summit Awards.

Two New Categories Added to IMA Summit Awards

Posted on 3/1/2022
New awards recognize companies leading the way in creating inspiring workplaces and individuals who influence the incentive industry.

My Story of The Gift Club

Posted on 2/10/2022
Read the story of how The Gift Club was founded on the idea that great things can happen when we build communities with each other. Learn how to get involved today!

Outlook and Budgets for 2022 Incentive Programs on the Rise

Posted on 12/14/2021
A new Incentive Research Foundation study reveals gift, gift-card and event-gifting trends for North American and European programs.

Focus Report: Break Out the Lanyards

Posted on 10/1/2021
Trade shows and marketing events are poised for a rebound.

Incentive Gift Cards Get Even More Popular in a Touchless World

Posted on 9/13/2021
Gift card use in corporate America is having a moment. Actually, as the return to offices has been pushed back by most companies due to another spike in COVID cases, the gift cards moment will likely be extended indefinitely.

Money Doesn’t Always Change Everything

Posted on 9/13/2021
Continued remote work, a tight labor market and increased employee burnout have made companies’ non-cash recognition efforts more important than ever

RPI Announces 2021 Best Practice Standards® Awards Recipients

Posted on 9/9/2021
Dar Al-Riyadh, Effingham Health System, Dollar General, Vancouver Coastal Health, University Hospitals, USAA, Prudential and the University of Notre Dame, were recognized for successfully implementing recognition programs that follow RPI Best Practic

Incentive Gift Card Council Announces New Board for 2021-2022

Posted on 9/2/2021
The Incentive Gift Card Council (IGCC), a Strategic Industry Group within the Incentive Marketing Association (IMA), has elected new officers for 2021-2022.