SELF-SERVICE NETWORKS AND STOREFINANCIAL ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP
Self Service Gift Card Sales are Integrated with Prepaid Card Program Management
MIDDLETOWN, RI (April 21, 2009) – Self-Service Networks, the leading provider of turnkey self service solutions; and StoreFinancial, an international payments system processor, program manager, and industry leader in prepaid card programs; announced a partnership that will allow StoreFinancial clients to market and sell gift cards via Self-Service Networks’ GiftWise kiosk solution. StoreFinancial clients, including shopping centers, resorts, downtown districts, and casinos, will be able to easily deploy this cost-effective card-selling solution. The partnership will also enhance the customer experience for consumers who are becoming increasingly familiar with retail-based self service shopping.
“It is our goal to offer our clients a variety of means to sell and promote their gift cards, and we feel that our partnership with Self-Service Networks strongly helps to accomplish that,” said Jamison Jaworski, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at StoreFinancial. “Incorporating self service technology within our existing management system will be extremely beneficial to our clients.”
“With this partnership, we’re bringing StoreFinancial’s leadership in the prepaid card industry together with our award-winning self service solutions to offer clients a fast, easy, and cost-effective way to sell their gift cards,” said Rick Wessels, Executive Vice President at Self-Service Networks.
The GiftWise gift card-selling kiosk is available in both indoor and outdoor models, and allows customers to purchase cards and check card balances. StoreFinancial clients using the solution can also use their GiftWise network to track sales, sell digital advertising, or enhance marketing initiatives and promotions.
StoreFinancial is an international payments processor and prepaid card program administrator located in Overland Park, Kansas. StoreFinancial provides selective authorization, private label gift card programs to more than 400 clients throughout North America. To learn more about StoreFinancial, visit www.storefinancial.com.
Self-Service Networks is the leading provider of turnkey self-service solutions. Since 1996, we have helped a diverse range of clients improve overall performance and profitability by delivering engaging interaction experiences that encourage audience adoption. We have helped clients like Thule Inc., PepsiCo Inc., and Universal Studios by creating solutions customized to their sales and communications goals – all while lowering operating costs. Let us show you how to empower your customers™” For more information, visit www.self-servicenetworks.com or call 888.666.8346.