CashStar

CashStar is an eGifting provider that offers a digital gifting and incentives platform that enables users to email personalized gift cards. Read more

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GiftRocket is perceived as one of CashStar's biggest rivals. GiftRocket is headquartered in Mountain View, California, and was founded in 2010. Like CashStar, GiftRocket also operates in the Application Software industry. GiftRocket generates 11% the revenue of CashStar.

Giftly is one of CashStar's top competitors. Giftly is a Private company that was founded in 2010 in San Francisco, California. Like CashStar, Giftly also operates in the Application Software field. Compared to CashStar, Giftly has 165 fewer employees.

Tango Card has been one of CashStar's top competitors. Tango Card was founded in 2009 in Seattle, Washington. Like CashStar, Tango Card also works within the Application Software field. Tango Card generates $19.5M less revenue than CashStar.

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CashStar Funding History

Since CashStar was founded in 2007, it has participated in 6 rounds of funding. In total CashStar has raised $50.5M. CashStar's last funding round was on Aug 2015 for a total of $15.0M

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Series D
Aug 2015
$15M
Equity
Feb 2015
$9.5M
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Series C
Jul 2012
$5M
Series C
Oct 2011
$12M
Series B
Feb 2011
$5M

Since CashStar was founded in 2007, it has participated in 6 rounds of funding. In total CashStar has raised $50.5M. CashStar's last funding round was on Aug 2015 for a total of $15.0M

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CashStar News

October 2, 2017ITbriefing.net

CashStar and Blackhawk Network Executives to Speak at Inaugural RGCA Forum

CashStar, a market leader in gift card ecommerce solutions for large merchants, and Blackhawk Network... See more »
September 18, 2017Mainebiz

CashStar purchase highlights interest of out-of-state M&A buyers in Maine companies

Maine-based companies are luring out-of-state M&A buyers with a he... See more »
September 4, 2017Global Corporate Venturing

Blackhawk catches StarCash with $175m

CashStar, a digital gift card service backed by Intel, has been acquired by Blackhawk Network for app... See more »
August 31, 2017FinSMEs

Blackhawk Network Acquires CashStar, for $175M

Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAWK), a Pleasanton, Calif.-based global financial technolo... See more »
August 30, 2017VentureBeat

Maine's startup scene scores a win with $175 million acquisition of CashStar

CashStar, a payments platform for retailers based in Portland, Maine, announced today that it has bee... See more »
August 15, 2017The Green Sheet

CashStar powers digital gifting for Canada's EasyPark -- 12:05:36(EDT)8-16-2017

Portland, Maine, Aug. 16, 2017 -- CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutio... See more »

CashStar Blogs

July 31, 2019CashStar Blog

Understanding-and Increasing-the Value of Your Gift Card Program

July31, 2019 A new ebook has just been released that was designed to help brand gift card managers id... See more »
May 30, 2019CashStar Blog

Gift Card Programs Can Take Travel Companies Far

May 30, 2019 For travel and entertainment companies, improved gift card ecommerce programs would go a... See more »
May 22, 2019CashStar Blog

Gift Card Programs Can Yield Big Profits for Big Box Stores

February 21, 2019 With Mother's Day and Father's Day fast approaching, merchants are fine-tuning thei... See more »
February 21, 2019CashStar Blog

Consumer Research Report Spotlight: Product eGifting

February 21, 2019 With Mother's Day and Father's Day fast approaching, merchants are fine-tuning thei... See more »
February 13, 2019CashStar Blog

Contextual Commerce and the Modern Consumer

February 13, 2019 As technology and consumer preferences evolve, gift card programs must evolve right... See more »
January 23, 2019CashStar Blog

A Look Inside Mobile Payments in 2018 - Part II

January 23, 2019 Mobile payments are gaining traction but still face challenges with adoption rates. ... See more »
January 14, 2019CashStar Blog

Zeroing In On Grocery & Pharmacy Gift Card Program Opportunities

January 14, 2019 The recently released 2018 Merchant Gift Card E-Commerce Evaluation introduced a new... See more »

CashStar Press Releases

September 28, 2017Business Wire

CashStar to Speak at R-CISC Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit

PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CashStar, a market leader in gift card ecommerce solutions for larg... See more »
August 16, 2017Blackbird

EasyPark Delivers Seamless Digital Gifting Experience with CashStar Commerce

PORTLAND, Maine-(BUSINESS WIRE)-CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutions... See more »
July 11, 2017Blackbird

CashStar Announces Powerful New Capabilities for its Exchange Platform

PORTLAND, Maine-(BUSINESS WIRE)-CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutions... See more »
June 6, 2017Business Wire

Leading Brands Use CashStar to Power Gift Card Promotions for Father's Day and Commencement Season

PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CashStar, the industry-leading provider of prepaid commerce solutio... See more »
May 15, 2017Business Wire

CashStar and Wishlist Rewards Partner to Offer Innovative Corporate Rewards

PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CashStar today announced that Wishlist Rewards, an employee rewards... See more »
May 2, 2017Business Wire

CashStar to Speak at Inaugural R-CISC Retail Collaboratory

PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CashStar will be presenting at The Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharin... See more »

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25 Pearl Street 2nd Floor

Portland, Maine04101

207-549-2200

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CashStar is an eGifting provider that offers a digital gifting and incentives platform that enables users to email personalized gift cards. CashStar was founded in 2007. CashStar's headquarters is located in Portland, Maine, USA 04101. It has raised 5...

Frequently Asked Questions about CashStar

  1. When was CashStar founded?

    CashStar was founded in 2007
  2. How much revenue does CashStar generate?

    CashStar generates $44M in revenue
  3. How much funding does CashStar have?

    CashStar has historically raised $50.5M in funding
  4. Where is CashStar's headquarters?

    CashStar's headquarters is in Portland Maine, USA
  1. How many employees does CashStar have?

    CashStar has 175 employees
  2. What sector does CashStar operate in?

    CashStar is in Application Software
  3. Who are CashStar's competitors?

    CashStar's top competitors are GiftRocket, Giftly, Tango Card