InComm Launches Prepaid Gift Cards from GAME in Clintons Stores Across the UKBy Incomm, PRNE
Monday, August 22, 2011
ATLANTA, August 23, 2011 -
InComm, the industry leading marketer, distributor and technology innovator of stored value gift and prepaid solutions, via InComm Europe (headquartered in Hampshire, England), has partnered with the GAME Group, Europe’s leading retailer of PC and video games, video game consoles and related accessories, to become the first to distribute prepaid gift cards from GAME in Clintons stores across the United Kingdom.
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The agreement adds a key brand to InComm’s portfolio of more than 100 leading prepaid products, and gives gaming enthusiasts the ability to purchase GAME cards from a well-known retailer with 650 highly trafficked locations throughout the UK. The GAME card is available in 10 pound and 20 pound denominations.
“InComm’s collaboration with GAME and Clintons gives us another way to increase our footprint in the UK, one of our key markets,” said Simon Osgood, European Product Development and Marketing Director at InComm Europe. “We’re looking forward to extending this relationship to give consumers even more access to innovative products that push the prepaid market forward.”
“Extending our relationship with InComm into Clintons helps us to reach new customers and gamers throughout the UK,” said Tricia Brennan, Group Commercial Strategy Director at GAME Group. “We’re always glad to give customers convenient new ways to shop at GAME.”
“The addition of the GAME card is a perfect complement to the range of gift cards already available at Clintons,” said Brett Smith, commercial director, Clintons. “We’re pleased to give our customers another opportunity to pair the perfect greeting card with the perfect gift card.”
InComm is the industry leading marketer, distributor and technology innovator of stored-value gift and prepaid products using its state-of-the-art point-of-sale transaction technology and payment solutions to revolutionize retail product sales and customer experiences. With nearly $13 billion in retail sales transactions processed in 2010, InComm is the nation’s largest provider of gift cards, prepaid wireless products, reloadable debit cards, digital music downloads, content, games, software and bill payment solutions. InComm partners with consumer brand leaders around the world to provide more than 225,000 retail locations the products and services their customers demand. Since 1992, InComm’s patented technologies have made the buying process easier for consumers, while streamlining the selling process for product and retail partners. InComm is headquartered in Atlanta with offices in Australia/New Zealand, Brazil, Canada, Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico, the United Kingdom, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Minnesota, Oregon, Texas and Utah. To learn more about InComm, visit www.incomm.com or call +1-(800)-352-3084. Visit InComm Europe at www.incomm.com/uk.do.
GAME is part of GAME Group plc, Europe’s leading retailer of pc and video games, video game consoles and related accessories. We operate from over 1,000 GAME stores, concessions and franchises in the UK, Eire, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Spain, Portugal, France and Australia; and over 220 Gamestation stores in the UK. Together with our online and multi channel shopping services, our aim is to be the destination of choice for every consumer.
Clintons is the largest specialist retailer of quality greetings cards, wrap, gifts and related products in the UK. Founded in 1968, Clintons now has over 650 stores nationwide and two million shoppers through its doors each week.
InComm, Jenn Boutwell, +1-770-882-2240, jboutwell at incomm.com; or Wonacott Communications, Sarah Arvizo, +1-310-477-2871 Ext. 675, sarvizo at wonacottpr.com
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