Offering gift cards as a payment option can lead to higher sales.
According to Mercator Advisory Group research, $38.6 billion is spent on gift cards just during the holiday season. And consumers typically spend more than the value on the gift card and visit the store more often when they have a gift card. In fact, in October 2016, 75% of gift card users surveyed spent $27.74 more than the value on the card.DIS-473-DIS
Boost your business by branding your own gift cards.
Put simply, branded gift cards can be very good for business. They’re a smart marketing tool with multiple benefits.
- Promote your business to new customers
- Increase traffic in your store or on your website
- Reward loyal customers, encouraging them to spread the word about your business
- Potentially increase average sales
M&T makes launching a gift card program easy.
You don’t have to be a major retailer to offer your own company gift card. We can provide you with everything you need through our partnership with a leading gift card provider.
- Create a card branded with custom artwork and your own business logo
- Customize pre-printed designs to get you up and running quickly
- Choose how to merchandise and display your gift cards to maximize sales
Talk to Merchant Services Business Consultant for more information on how gift cards can help your business.