Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) May 13, 2015
GiftCards.com, the largest online retailer of gift cards, today announced the availability of egift cards from CVS/pharmacy®, Staples, IHOP, Applebeey’s and Cabela’s.
Starting today, visitors to GiftCards.com will be able to purchase CVS/pharmacy, Staples, IHOP, Applebee’s and Cabela’s egift cards, redeemable at each business establishment. These digital cards can be purchased in any denomination starting from $10 to $500, and presented for any special occasion, from birthdays and anniversaries to graduations, holidays and more. eGift cards never expire, so recipients can buy something immediately or wait to redeem at a time of their choosing.
“It is exciting to see more of the top household brand names join us,” comments Jason Wolfe, CEO of GiftCards.com. “We have been leading the migration to digital channels and it is reassuring to see merchants of this size and caliber join us in our mission.”
Digital gift cards and channels are the fastest growing segment within the $124 billion gift card industry. According to CEB/TowerGroup, egift cards accounted for five percent of total sales in 2014 and will climb to 8% or $11 billion by 2016. Unlike its plastic predecessors, egift cards can be delivered instantly, stored easily on the consumer’s mobile device and redeemed immediately. Recipients can use egift cards for online, mobile or in-store purchases.
Since 1999, GiftCards.com has been providing U.S. consumers with an array of gift card products including personalized gift cards, group gift cards, egift cards, discount gift cards, and local gift cards redeemable at millions of establishments across the country. GiftCards.com is also a leader in gift card innovation with 45 patents filed and 15 patents issued/allowed. The company additionally gives gift cards to underprivileged children through their “You Gift, We Gift” program and makes an annual contribution in each employee’s name to the employee’s charity of choice. More information about GiftCards.com can be found on the company’s media page.
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