Blackhawk Network, Inc. provides prepaid and payments products in the United States and Canada. It offers card-based financial solutions and third-party prepaid cards. Its products include the gift card mall with premium-branded retail gift cards, general-purpose gift cards, ticket and sports cards, telecommunications cards and phones, and prepayment reloadable debit cards. The company offers automated and kiosk-based services, such as DVDPlay, CoinMaster, ATMs, and in-store banks, as well as ACH payment network called Fast Forward. It also offers its digital content through gift card malls. The company markets its products through retail network of grocery, mass, drug, convenience, and specialty retailers. Blackhawk Network, Inc. was formerly known as Blackhawk Marketing Services, Inc. and changed its name to Blackhawk Network, Inc. in August 2006. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Pleasanton, California. It has additional offices in New Jersey; Germany; Chicago, Illinois; Toronto, Canada; Mexico City, Mexico; London, the United Kingdom; Paris, France; and Sydney, Australia. Blackhawk Network, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc.
Blackhawk Network demoing at FinovateFall 2012Added: 1/30/14