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Digital Gift Cards Are This Year’s Must-Have Item

Digital Gift Cards Are This Year’s Must-Have Item

by December 1, 2014 at 11:48 am 0 comments

Gift cards are king — nearly 20% of the holiday spend this year is expected to take the form of plastic gift cards, according to CEB Tower Group.
But some of that spend will skip the plastic and go directly to digital gift cards, which are growing in popularity and utility. In late November, InComm, which produces the Vanilla line of prepaid cards, released data on digital gifting that shows how mobile has made digital gift cards must-haves for millennials.

Gift Card Space Heats Up as Startup Raise Scores $18.1M Round

Gift Card Space Heats Up as Startup Raise Scores $18.1M Round

by November 12, 2014 at 10:13 am 2 comments

It’s that special time of year… the days are getting shorter, leaves are falling, and gift cards are in the air. The venture money is flowing into gift cards as well. Gift card marketplace Raise just finished an $18.1 million funding round, according to GigaOm.