I have physical gift cards, but I don’t sell my gift cards online. How can I start selling gift cards online?
If you have physical gift cards but don’t sell your gift cards online digital gift cards), you can add an online storefront to sell them. eGifter only provides these services for large regional and national organizations, however there are many platforms that you can use that specialize in servicing small businesses and may already be integrated with your payment processor. Some of these providers include:
Specialized Gift Card Platforms:
I don't have gift cards at all. Where do I begin?
If you don’t have gift cards at all, your first step is to enable a gift card program so you can take a gift card as a form of payment at your points of sale. The best place to start is with your payment processor, who likely also offers gift card processing. Since they already power your credit cards payments, they provide you a payment terminal and can enable gift cards to be accepted at your point of sale terminal by either swiping a mag stripe (for physical cards), scanning a barcode, or punching in the gift card number.
Here are some links to the gift card services available from some of the top payment providers:
If your payment processor does not have a solution, you may have other options:
eCommerce Platforms - Gift Card Extensions:
The eGifter eGifting Platform(™) was launched in 2011. We enable retailers and strategic partners to manage and grow their gifting and stored value programs. eGifter Rewards™ and our Gift Card API™ add gift cards to a wide range of corporate reward and incentive programs. On eGifter.com and our apps for iOS and Android we offer consumers a gift card marketplace and digital gift card wallet to buy gift cards, earn loyalty points, access flash sales, get cash back, send group gifts and save.
To learn more about eGifter’s services for merchants and retailers, visit Corporate.eGifter.com. For rewards and incentives programs, visit eGifterRewards.com. For consumer gift cards sales visit eGifter.com or download eGifter’s Mobile app available for iOS and Android.