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Blackhawk Network’s InteliSpend Wins Big in Eighth Annual Paybefore Awards

InteliSpend’s card programs and solutions win awards for Top Digital Dollars and Best Choice in Retail Card categories and top honors with Best-in-Category recognition in Top Motivator and Prepaid with Soul categories Pleasanton, Calif., April 7, 2014 – Blackhawk Network, Inc., a leading prepaid payment network, announced today that its recently acquired incentive sales business […]

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New DirectSpend Merchant: Cracker Barrel Old Country Store®

We are pleased as punch to announce our newest DirectSpend® merchant partner: Cracker Barrel Old Country Store.® Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. provides a friendly home-away-from-home in its old country stores and restaurants. Guests are cared for like family while relaxing and enjoying real home-style food and shopping that’s surprisingly unique, genuinely fun and […]

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New DirectSpend Merchant: Global Hotel Card

We’re pleased to welcome Global Hotel Card™ Powered by Orbitz to our family of DirectSpend® merchants. This new option for both Canadian and U.S. cardholders offers a tremendous selection of places for overnight stays, with 70,000 hotels in 240 countries worldwide, The Global Hotel Card’s convenient website, allows travelers to search for available rooms […]

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New DirectSpend Choice for Canada: Under Armour

Now residents of Canada can shop for sports gear from Under Armour® with their DirectSpend® cards, either online at or at the Under Armour Factory House in Mississauga, Ontario. Under Armour was launched in 1996 with a single product innovation: a T-shirt design better than 100% cotton, made to wick sweat and support muscles […]

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New DirectSpend Merchant: FTD

Our Canadian DirectSpend® merchant program has grown to include another terrific new partner: FTD. More than just beautiful flowers, FTD has the best selection of all kinds of gifts, including plants, jewelry, gourmet baskets, spa products, chocolates and more. As one of the largest floral companies in the world, FTD is a leader in quality, artistry […]

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Blackhawk Network to Acquire InteliSpend

Acquisition Complements Blackhawk’s Strengths with InteliSpend’s Industry Leading Corporate Incentives and Consumer Promotions Solutions Pleasanton, CA – October 21, 2013 – Blackhawk Network announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire InteliSpend Prepaid SolutionsTM, a leader in the corporate incentives and consumer promotions marketplace.  The transaction is expected to close no later than […]

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