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Note to Retailers: Consumers Want it Fast, Easy and Now Cheap
Note to Retailers: Consumers Want it Fast, Easy and Now Cheap
December 22, 2021  |  Retail

It’s a rough world out there right now, to put it lightly. And the retail industry is seeing the effects. Inflation is at the highest level...

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Bitcoin Daily: IRS Confiscates Eight Times as Much Crypto in 2021; Deutsche Telekom Supports Blockchain Framework Polkadot
Bitcoin Daily: IRS Confiscates Eight Times as Much Crypto in 2021; Deutsche Telekom Supports Blockchain...
December 21, 2021  |  Bitcoin

The IRS confiscated $1.2 billion in cryptocurrencies in 2021, which was an eightfold increase from the 2020 amount of $137 million, CVBJ.biz reported. Jarod Koopman,...

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Omicron Upends Expectations for Gifting Experiences This Holiday Season
Omicron Upends Expectations for Gifting Experiences This Holiday Season
December 01, 2021  |  Retail

In the week since South African health officials first alerted the world to the existence of the omicron variant, families and friends have begun considering...

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CPG Brands Turn to Personalized, Digital Gift Cards to Boost Holiday Sales
CPG Brands Turn to Personalized, Digital Gift Cards to Boost Holiday Sales
November 24, 2021  |  Gift Cards

With the trend across the restaurant and grocery industries moving toward digital personalization, eCommerce gift cards may be more important than ever this holiday season,...

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Liquor Brands Use Gift Cards to Drive Online Sales, Build Brand Loyalty
Liquor Brands Use Gift Cards to Drive Online Sales, Build Brand Loyalty
November 23, 2021  |  Payment Methods

The digital shift may have completely transformed most food and beverage brands and retailers, with consumers getting more of their restaurant and grocery needs met...

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Thirstie Debuts Branded Gift Cards for Liquor Industry
Thirstie Debuts Branded Gift Cards for Liquor Industry
November 23, 2021  |  Merchant Innovation

White-label eCommerce firm Thirstie is launching gift cards for liquor brands, the first offering of its kind in the U.S., according to a press release...

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Inventory Shortages Could Make Holiday 2021 The Year of the Gift Card
Inventory Shortages Could Make Holiday 2021 The Year of the Gift Card
November 19, 2021  |  Payment Methods

It’s a week before Black Friday, and sales of prepaid gift cards have already started to surge. There are the usual reasons: Nearly 40% of people will be disappointed with at least some of the...

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Blackhawk Network Gift Card Bundles Create Flexible Holiday Gifts
Blackhawk Network Gift Card Bundles Create Flexible Holiday Gifts
November 15, 2021  |  Payment Methods

Branded payments provider Blackhawk Network debuted the ability for shoppers to give people on their holiday shopping lists a variety of brands to use the...

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EMEA Daily: Germany’s Delivery Hero Predicts Rosy Revenue; UK’s Mode Partners With PayEscape to Test Bitcoin Payroll Offering
EMEA Daily: Germany’s Delivery Hero Predicts Rosy Revenue; UK’s Mode Partners With PayEscape to Test...
November 11, 2021  |  International

In today’s top Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) news, Germany’s Delivery Hero predicts a positive 2021 revenue outlook; Mode, a U.K. FinTech, joins forces...

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