UKGCVA Conference 2020 – 4/5 March

UKGCVA Conference 2020 offers a fantastic opportunity for exhibitors to target and reach key players in the gift card and voucher industry in one place.

Thank you to all exhibitors for their support at UKGCVA Conference 2019.

To find out more about becoming an exhibitor, email conference@ukgcva.co.uk

Gold Exhibitor


About SVS
SVS is a leading global provider of gift card and stored value services. As a pioneer in the market, we are committed to be the best at measurably increasing client sales with superior stored value products and services. With 20 years of industry experience, our team of more than 300 professionals has cultivated expertise in:

  • Gift cards
  • Promotional cards
  • Consumer engagement strategies
  • Mobile interactivity
  • eCommerce solutions

We offer flexible technology and superior analytics that enable our clients to achieve maximum sales along with customer acquisition and retention for long-term business growth.



Gold Exhibitor


About Incodia International
With over 25 years experience, Incodia International Ltd are experts in card design, manufacturing, personalisation and fulfilment and offer a full end-to-end service from concept to completion. Our reputation for quality, innovative product ranges, together with the highest service levels has positioned us as market leaders in gift, loyalty, membership, environmental and other card-based schemes. Producing millions of cards out of our UK sites each week and distributing globally, we have invested in state-of-the-art equipment to ensure the highest standards and the fastest lead times.

Silver Exhibitor


About Blackhawk Network
Blackhawk manages the distribution of gift cards through some of the biggest retail channels in Europe. Working with both brands and retailers cross the gift card industry we provide an end-to-end service that creates, processes and activates cards ready for retail distribution. Our advanced technology makes it easy for brands and retailers to sell cards online and through stores. Our partners benefit from our fully managed approach including implementation, risk management, fulfilment, and customer service.

Silver Exhibitor


About Thames Technology
We are an ambitious company with dedicated employees who are committed to our goals, vision and strategies.

• Be world class in everything we do
• Deliver the highest levels  of flexibility, agility and responsiveness to our customers
• Provide a safe place of work, support the local community, reduce environmental impact and  deliver value to our shareholders
• We have the agility and ability to deliver your project when you need it, on time in full
• Focusing on our customers is the foundation of our business
• Over 24 years of experience in card manufacture and personalisation
• The ethos of producing a quality product and service is embedded in all team members
• Responsive interaction with our customers – monitored through internal KPI’s

Thames Technology has in-depth experience of successfully delivering financial, retail and  prepaid global card launch projects.

Bronze Exhibitor


About Company Cards
Company Cards is the leading manufacturer of fast turnaround gift, loyalty and all types of plastic cards. We offer all card formats, from standard credit card size, through all types of key fobs and combination card/key fobs, up to large format cards in many different sizes. We can also cut cards to custom sizes.  All our cards are made in the UK in our own factory, giving us total control over the quality and delivery of our work, using state-of-the-art digital printing equipment. We also offer print and fulfilment for a complete service, including card carriers, packaging or marketing materials. Our ability to make short runs cost effective gives you the flexibility to mount limited campaigns or respond quickly to your customers needs. We offer a personal service to our customers, and your dedicated account manager will be available to work with you on artwork, card and packaging requirements, and your delivery requirements, and manage each job through to a satisfactory completion.

Bronze Exhibitor


About Ryedale Group
Something Exciting and New in Gift Cards – Ryedale Group launch eco-cards.co.uk range

Ryedale Group are launching eco-cards.co.uk, a new website and range of 100% recyclable substrates at this year’s UKGCVA Conference. Ryedale Group are specialist printers of ZERO PVC, 100% recyclable gift and loyalty cards. Offering recyclable ECO-CARD, ECO-CARD PLUS and sustainable ECO-BOARD in a variety of thicknesses we will match your specific card needs and help you meet corporate environmental requirements.

Ensure you come and see Nick Sellar and Phil Mabon at the UKGCVA Conference on the 6th and 7th of March. Come and talk to them for a sample pack, a quote and to discuss how eco-cards can help you increase sales and offer your customers an eco-friendly non PVC alternative.

eco-cards from Ryedale Group are the ZERO PVC choice for your gift, loyalty and membership cards.

Bronze Exhibitor


About Clearhill
Clearhill have supplied the retail industry throughout the UK & Ireland with innovative vending solutions for over 25 years.

Clearhill have now recently secured an exclusive partnership with Norwegian firm, Microlog to bring their market leading Gift Card Kiosk and innovative marketing solutions to Great Britain & Ireland.

With a vast service infrastructure, Clearhill will now provide a range of Gift Card Automated solutions to the market place, giving clients the opportunity to enhance their customer’s gift card experience even more whilst also producing more gift card revenue.

Clearhill manages the provision of these services from start to finish and provides full account management, support and service, giving clients the assurance and confidence they require.


Gold Exhibitor


About First Data
First Data (NYSE: FDC) is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology, serving approximately six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in more than 100 countries around the world. The company’s 22,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 3,000 transactions per second and $2.4 trillion per year.

Gold Exhibitor


About Neenah, Inc.
For more than 100 years, Neenah, Inc. has been the leader in the creation and manufacturing of papers for premium writing, text, cover, digital, packaging, and label applications. The Neenah signature portfolio includes market leading brands such as CLASSIC ®, ENVIRONMENT ®, and ROYAL SUNDANCE ® Papers. The company also offers envelopes in thousands of unique colors, finishes and styles. Neenah Packaging provides unique and sustainable packaging papers, boards and labels as well as custom solutions for premium and luxury packaging. NEENAH ® Wide Format is a comprehensive portfolio of paper-based flexible and rigid board products, engineered for high-performance for a long list of applications from window signs and banners, to wall murals and POP displays.

Silver Exhibitor


About Nitecrest

Nitecrest are the UK’s longest established card manufacturer, providing plastic and board cards, packaging and bureau services worldwide, servicing the retail, banking and telecoms markets with physical card volumes in excess of 800 million per year.

Specialist gift and loyalty card providers, Nitecrest full service solution offers best practice design consultancy, a range of materials including new-to-market ECO PVC, fulfilment and digital services, giving retail card managers a single relationship, easier communication channels and associated cost savings.

Bronze Exhibitor


About Giftcloud
Giftcloud provides a rewards platform that optimises digital gift cards to help businesses attract new customers and maintain loyalty with existing ones. Our rewards platform helps marketing managers and acquisition teams run cost-effective campaigns that make customers feel brand love.

Giftcloud understands how rewards can motivate and engage customers. It works with the widest range of reward partners in the UK and thinks creatively about the best reward package to appeal to customers depending on the business need and product. It’s perfect for businesses who want to reward customers over and above discounting in today’s competitive market.

Each Giftcloud client has a dedicated account manager that will ensure the brand experience is seamless for the customer. The beauty of the Giftcloud rewards platform is that it offers a fully transparent journey, allowing businesses to check a campaigns performance at the click of a button.

Bronze Exhibitor


About Papeterie de Mandeure
Thanks to its papermaking expertise, Papeterie de Mandeure, a French papermill, offers a specific set of paper ranges, ecological and innovative in response to the new demands of the luxury packaging and the food packaging markets.

As part of its eco-friendly approach, Papeterie de Mandeure has developed Ginkgo®, a biodegradable, compostable card, FSC® certified.

This is a real alternative to plastic cards (PVC/PP) for the customer loyalty markets (gift cards, loyalty cards). Ginkgo® is suitable for all stored value card converting techniques:
– Magnetic stripe
– Scratch and/or peel off panels
– Bar coding
– Signature panel
– Die-cutting
to deliver exceptional printing and decorating results.

Enhancing ‘giftability’ and brand image
Have a look at our website: www.mandeure.com

Bronze Exhibitor


About Bristol Card Solutions


Quality and innovation have kept Bristol Card Solutions at the forefront of plastic card production for 40 years.

From concept to realisation, our considerable experience, coupled with our in-house design facilities means that we can offer you a turn-key solution when it comes to the production, personalisation and fulfilment of plastic cards.

We are introducing genuine sustainably-sourced birch wood material as a tested, reliable and competitive solution, with all its intrinsic beauty and warmth.  Please visit our stand to talk about your requirements for truly environmentally-friendly gift, membership and loyalty cards.


"Another great conference, which manages to get bigger and better every year! I've taken away an abundance of actions (and business cards!) and can't wait to push forward for the rest of the year."