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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...

Mar 03, 2015, 14:19 ET

Blackhawk Network Wins Best-in-Category in Ninth Annual Paybefore Awards

Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, announced that one of its prepaid programs has earned top recognition from the...

Jan 27, 2015, 09:02 ET

Blackhawk Network Announces Launch of Blackhawk Engagement Solutions

 Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, announced today the launch of Blackhawk Engagement Solutions, a new division...

Jan 13, 2015, 09:00 ET

Blackhawk Network Introduces Digital Gift Cards Through Online Banking in Germany

 Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, has announced today a new strategic partnership between its German subsidiary,...

Dec 23, 2014, 09:00 ET

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts Selects Blackhawk Network As Preferred Third-Party Gift Card Partner

 Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network, announced today that it has partnered with Hyatt Hotels and Resorts to serve as the...

Dec 09, 2014, 09:02 ET

Blackhawk Network and United States Postal Service (USPS) Work Together to Make Holiday Gifting Even Easier

 Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments company, today announced a new distribution deal with the United States Postal Service...

Dec 05, 2014, 09:02 ET

Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. Announces New Board Members

Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc., a leading prepaid and payments network, announced today that Jane J. Thompson and Richard H. Bard have been...

Nov 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

Just In Time For The Holidays, Cardpool And LevelUp Partner To Enable Users To Exchange Gift Cards For LevelUp Credits

Cardpool, a leading gift card exchange network, announced today a new agreement with LevelUp, a leading mobile payments and rewards platform....

Sep 25, 2014, 08:30 ET

Blackhawk Network Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Parago, Inc.

 Blackhawk Network, a leading prepaid and payments network announced today a definitive agreement under which Blackhawk will acquire all...

Sep 15, 2014, 09:03 ET

Blackhawk Network Acquires CardLab as Part of Incentives Expansion Strategy

 Blackhawk Network announced that it has completed the acquisition of Dallas, Texas-based CardLab, Inc., a leading online provider of...

Sep 03, 2014, 09:01 ET

Blackhawk Network Continues New Mobile Wallet Capabilities with Google Wallet

 Blackhawk Network, Inc., a leading prepaid and payments network, today announced an integration with Google Wallet that allows customers the...

Aug 05, 2014, 08:20 ET

Blackhawk Network s'associe avec Barclays pour proposer des options eGift aux utilisateurs de Pingit

-- Un service mobile de paiement au Royaume-Uni offre des possibilités de faire des cadeaux électroniques Blackhawk Network...

Aug 05, 2014, 08:10 ET

Partnerschaft von Blackhawk Network und Barclay ermöglicht Kunden von Pingit Auswahl beim elektronischen Schenken

-- Mobil-Zahlungssystem im Vereinigten Königreich jetzt mit Möglichkeiten zum elektronischen Schenken  Blackhawk Network...