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The Retail Gift Card Association

RGCAFounded in 2008, the Retail Gift Card Association is a the only trade association representing the closed-loop gift card industry, and is comprised of members committed to promoting and protecting the use of retail gift cards. RGCA members follow a code of principles that promotes best practice standards to help the industry grow, shaping it in ways that benefit both members and consumers.

Who Are We? 

With over 80 member companies, our membership includes large regional and national brands that operate in the retail, restaurant, travel, and entertainment space. Our retailer members issue branded gift cards and our partner members support their gift card programs.

Our Mission


Our members abide by our Code of Principles that promotes high standards and best practices, and our leaders advocate for policies effecting retailers & consumers.


We proactively communicate the positive attributes of gift cards and promote their safety & security.


Members are provided with resources, education and knowledge on the ever-changing industry and it’s advancements.


Help our voice be heard by becoming a member today