Restaurants turn to gift cards to aid pandemic recovery

As restaurants recover from the devastating effects of 2020 and face new virus-, labour-, supply-chain and inflation-related challenges on an ongoing basis, gift cards are proving a vital tool to provide much-needed additional revenue and to acquire new customers. That’s according to a new Restaurant Gift Card Sales Report 2022 from Paytronix and PYMNTS, which […]

Restaurant gift cards set to be a popular stocking-filler

Customers have shown their loyalty to and support of local restaurants throughout the difficult circumstances of the pandemic, and that looks set to continue this holiday period. The U.S. National Restaurant Association estimates that nearly two-thirds of consumers hope to receive restaurant gift cards for presents this winter. New research from the NRA found that 62 […]

Ackroo adds 101 location restaurant franchise to growing list of hospitality clients

U.S.-based fast casual restaurant franchise chooses the Ackroo Anywhere platform Press release Ackroo Inc., a gift card, loyalty and rewards technology and services provider, has been selected by another multi-location restaurant franchise putting the total amount of hospitality merchant locations Ackroo supports at over 750. The company’s continued focus on enhancing their platform to better […]

Pita Pit Canada partners with Breakfast Club of Canada for holiday gift card charity campaign

Global fast casual franchise’s national donation program to help support childhood development and reduce hunger in schools across Canada Press release Pita Pit Canada, the fresh thinking, healthy eating brand founded in Ontario, will launch a new national partnership this holiday season with Breakfast Club of Canada, the non-profit organization that builds awareness and raises funds to support […]