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Early Promos, Great Deals Put Traditional Gift Card Buyers in Gift Wrapping Mode

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Washington—While gift cards remain the most requested holiday gift, they seem to have fallen off consumers’ shopping lists this … [Read more...]

Man Buys $10,000 Diamond Earrings After Bloomingdale’s Mistakenly Issues Gift Card


Talk about seizing the moment. A 29-year-old man bought his wife a pair of $10,000 diamond earrings from Bloomingdale's after the … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Teams Up with Consignment Shop

The RealReal

Neiman Marcus has teamed up with luxury online consignment shop The RealReal to do a unique exchange. Now, instead of getting cash … [Read more...]

Charming Charlie Teams with SVS for Digital Gift Card Platform


Leading women’s fashion accessories retailer Charming Charlie recently expanded its relationship with Stored Value Solutions (SVS) … [Read more...]

While Other Holiday Retail Signals May Be Mixed, Gift Card Spending Is On the Rise

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Louisville, KY–Gift cards, the most desired holiday after for the past eight years, are more popular than ever with 70% of … [Read more...]

Report: Holiday Retail Winners? Walmart, Amazon Take Lead

Charleston, SC / Winston-Salem, NC—Bigger is, well, bigger. According to the the Christmas & Holiday Shopping Forecast … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Must-Know Online News

Burberry's Chicago Exclusives Collection

New York—Black Friday is only two weeks away, one of the most crucial and biggest sales day of the year for retailers. (Though … [Read more...]

Gift Card Spending Reaches All-Time High

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Washington–Whether it’s convenience or providing a holiday gift recipient with the means to choose their own present, gift cards … [Read more...]

NRF Survey: Congressional Gridlock to Stymie Holiday Shoppers?

Debit Ceiling Crisis

Washington–It appears that the proposed bipartisan settlement the U.S. Congress is considering today to avoid default will be … [Read more...]

2012 Gift Survey: Practical, Useful Gifts to Rule Over Extravagance

Stressed Holiday Shoppers

Stevens, PA—Tis the season to be jolly, but for many gift givers this year, shopping for those holiday presents will be far from a … [Read more...]