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The GCVA blog offers up to the minute news and opportunities for the gift card industry. Our aim is to give you an overview of what’s happening in our sector – from what we’re seeing at the heart of it – as well as giving you an insight into all the different personalities and perspectives via guest posts from our community. Do have a read to stay up to date with the latest industry news and views, and get in touch if you’d like to contribute.

No limits – we aim to keep pushing the boundaries – so enjoy.

Catch up with the latest blogs.

October's Blogs

#15 Impact of Covid-19 on Experiences and how Virgin Experience Days Crafted a new Category

By Ellie Blumenthal - Partnership Manager & Innovation Lead, Virgin Experience Days

September's Blogs

GCVA Blog_ Andy Philpott

#14 Delivering Free School Meals in Lockdown

By Andy Philpott - Marketing & Sales Director, Edenred

July's Blogs

#11 Physical to digital during COVID-19

By Simon Birch - Head of Retail, Appreciate Group

#10 Why should I sell via a reseller? You will cannibalise my business! You cost too much!

Caroline Watson - Managing Director of Voucherline.com, TheGiftCardCentre.co.uk & Reward Panda.co.uk

Ben Jones, Sodexo Engage

#09 Supporting through Covid-19

Ben Jones - Partner & Affiliate Director, Sodexo Engage

#07 The Future is Digital

Matt Howe - Managing Director, Blackhawk Network, Europe

June's Blogs

#06 The Rise of Consumer Gifting

Adam Hobbs - VP Gobal Supply, We Gift

#05 How to Harness Retails Rebound

Steve Leigh - PR Agency One

#04 Musings of a Gift Card Consultant

Jackie Barker - Consultant, Barker Consultancy

#03 Lockdown Drilldown - A Savvy View

Eoin Whyte - Sales Director, Savvy​

We’d love to hear from you if you’d like to contribute to the GCVA Blog.

Disclaimer: Please note all content included in the blogs the GCVA publish and share, are the personal views of the the individual bloggers/organisations. The GCVA cannot be held responsible for the content.