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Friday, 27 August 2010
GiftWise to help CBL make gift card purchases fast and easy
Middletown, RI -- Self-Service Networks is pleased to announce that CBL & Associates Properties, Inc., owner and manager of 85 regional malls and open-air centers across the United States, will launch a GiftWise pilot at Hamilton Place Mall in Chattanooga, TN and Arbor Place Mall in Atlanta, GA, prior to the 2010 holiday season. The GiftWise gift card vending solution gives shopping centers a low cost way to present their gift card programs to shoppers.
Barb J. Faucette, Vice President - Corporate Mall Marketing for CBL says, “We are excited to participate in the self-service revolution we see emerging throughout the shopping experience. GiftWise enables us to offer our shoppers a convenient way to buy our gift cards every hour our centers are open.”
CBL will also use the GiftWise kiosks to collect consumer opt-in information and dispense a retailer coupon to participating shoppers.
Rick Wessels, EVP for Self-Service Networks, “Self service technology is permeating virtual every aspect of the customer experience, we are thrilled that a company the caliber of CBL has decided to introduce their customers to unattended gift card sales with GiftWise.”
Available in outdoor, thru-wall and indoor configurations, the GiftWise kiosks enable 24/7 gift card sales in every type of shopping center environment. To learn more about GiftWise visit http://www.self-servicenetworks.com/giftwise
About CBL & Associates Properties, Inc.
CBL is one of the largest and most active owners and developers of malls and shopping centers in the United States. CBL owns, holds interests in or manages 161 properties, including 85 regional malls/open-air centers. The properties are located in 27 states and total 85.4 million square feet including 2.3 million square feet of non-owned shopping centers managed for third parties. Headquartered in Chattanooga, TN, CBL has regional offices in Boston (Waltham), MA, Dallas (Irving), TX, and St. Louis, MO. Additional information can be found at cblproperties.com.
About Self-Service Networks
Self-Service Networks is the leading provider of turnkey self-service solutions for kiosk, mobile, the Web and digital signage. Since 1996, we have helped a diverse range of clients improve overall performance and profitability by delivering engaging interaction experiences. We have helped clients like PepsiCo Inc., Thule, 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.