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Feb 08, 2016, 09:25 ET

Blackhawk Network Named Winner in 10th Annual Pay Awards

 Paybefore has selected Blackhawk Network's "Gift Card for Stock" as a 2016 Pay Awards winner in the Product of the Year category. For 10...

Feb 03, 2016, 17:00 ET

Blackhawk Network Acquires NimbleCommerce

Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, announced today that it has acquired NimbleCommerce, a digital commerce platform and...

Jan 06, 2016, 17:00 ET

Blackhawk Network Acquires GiftCards.com and OmniCard.com

 Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, announced today that it has acquired GiftCards.com, LLC, which sells digital and...

Dec 22, 2015, 08:00 ET
Gift cards are the most requested gift item, but 51% of consumers have unused gift cards

Blackhawk Network Survey Reveals How Consumers Can Get the Most from Gift Cards

Gift cards are a go-to gift giving option and have been the most requested gift item nine years in a row according to the National Retail...

Nov 20, 2015, 06:40 ET

Blackhawk Network adquiere la empresa con sede en Holanda DIDIX Gifting & Promotions

La adquisición de la EU promociona y obsequia a la compañía para cumplir con la demanda de los consumidores de tarjetas regalo...

Nov 19, 2015, 08:24 ET

Blackhawk Network acquiert la société néerlandaise DIDIX Gifting & Promotions

L'acquisition de la société européenne de promotions et de cadeaux répondra à la demande qui existe pour des...

Nov 19, 2015, 07:00 ET

Blackhawk Network akquiriert in den Niederlanden ansässiges DIDIX Gifting & Promotions

Übernahme von Unternehmen für Werbe- und Geschenklösungen in der EU kommt Kundennachfrage nach Geschenkkarten mit örtlichem...

Nov 19, 2015, 07:00 ET

Blackhawk Network Acquires Netherlands-based DIDIX Gifting & Promotions

Prepaid and payments company Blackhawk Network announced today that it has acquired DIDIX Gifting & Promotions. DIDIX, based in the...

Nov 17, 2015, 08:04 ET
How shoppers research and purchase gifts

Blackhawk Network Survey Reveals Consumers Will Converge Traditional, Digital and Mobile Gifting Methods This Holiday Season

Findings from a Blackhawk Network consumer survey* revealed today show that consumers want a convenient shopping experience this holiday season and...

Nov 10, 2015, 08:03 ET
Blackhawk Network Research Finds eGift Growth Outside of Gifting Occasions

Research Finds eGift Growth Outside of Gifting Occasions

Consumers tend to purchase plastic gift cards to give as gifts and use egifts more for themselves, according to findings revealed in a recent...

Oct 27, 2015, 09:25 ET

Blackhawk Network Announces Partnership to Integrate Gift Cards Into Samsung Pay

 Today, Blackhawk Network announced its partnership with Samsung Pay, which will allow the integration of gift cards into the Samsung Pay...

Oct 14, 2015, 16:00 ET

Blackhawk Network Launches Stockpile's "Gift Cards for Stock" at Select U.S. Retailers

 Blackhawk Network, Inc., a leading prepaid and payments network, and Stockpile, Inc., the company that pioneered eGift Cards for stock,...

Aug 26, 2015, 08:00 ET

eGift Adds Value: Most Gift Card Purchasers Now Also Buy eGifts

 Gift cards remain the most popular and coveted gift for all occasions with a vast majority of the population having given or received a gift...

Jul 28, 2015, 08:00 ET
Blackhawk Network surveyed Americans to examine how they pay in 2015

How America Pays in 2015

Shoppers are using a larger variety of payment options with digital and mobile payments serving as supplements to the traditional cash and...

Jun 11, 2015, 03:00 ET

Blackhawk Network to Acquire Achievers Corp.

 Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire...

Jun 08, 2015, 08:00 ET

Prepaid Industry Leaders Recognized at Ninth Annual Awards Ceremony Presented by Blackhawk Network

Blackhawk Network, Inc., a pioneer of prepaid gift cards, payments tools and rewards delivered via a robust and convenient network, announced the...

Apr 01, 2015, 08:00 ET

GameStop Exchange Wins Gold at PYMNTS.com 2015 Innovator Awards

GameStop Exchange powered by Cardpool is the recipient of the Gold Award in the Best Merchant Solution category of the 2015 PYMNTS Innovator...

Mar 13, 2015, 16:09 ET

Blackhawk Network Obtains New RAN Patent

 Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, announced the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 8,973,820 on March 10, 2015, a patent...

Mar 11, 2015, 09:03 ET

GameStop Announces In-Store Gift Card Exchange Powered By Cardpool

 GameStop Corp., a family of specialty retail brands that makes popular gaming technologies affordable and simple, today announced that...

Mar 04, 2015, 09:59 ET

Blackhawk Network Announces New Market-Leading Features for its Digital Services Platform

 Blackhawk Network, Inc., a leading prepaid and payments network, announced today it has expanded its digital services platform to provide...