InComm Acquires Hallmark’s Employee Engagement Division

Purchase includes physical and digital gift-card incentive programs


7-Eleven Names InComm Vendor of the Year

Award goes to payment tech company for meeting customer needs

Open Commerce allows retailers to monitor and manage multiple programs

Purchase includes Serve tech platform

Chain recognizes company for prepaid products, promotions and technology development

Deal offers online shopping to more unbanked consumers

New service allows retailers to market fuel gift-card programs

Industry veteran Frank Squilla offers a look at the future of the industry as technology advances and customers adjust to a changing retail world

As consumers purchase more from their phones and computers, prepaid cards are increasingly used as online tools instead of just a way for the unbanked to make payments with plastic.

What will guide c-store retail in the next year?