Loyalty360 Reads: May 27: GameStop Launches Digital Wallet, Target and CVS Reusable Bag Rental, and More

Target and CVS Stores Debut Reusable Bag Rental
As New Jersey bans single-use plastic bags, Target and CVS stores debut a reusable bag rental program. The bag rental is supplied by a kiosk system by Goatote in select Target and CVS Pharmacy locations.

Amanda Nusz, SVP of corporate responsibility at Target, says, "Thanks to Beyond the Bag pilot innovators like Goatote, and the collective efforts of this consortium, we're able to build circular capabilities in this space and bring our guests along with us, asking them to help co-create the sustainable and affordable solutions we know we need."

GameStop Launches Digital Wallet for Crypto, NFTs
GameStop launched a digital wallet for cryptocurrencies and NFTs, pushing further into the metaverse as it expands its core videogame business.

The company said Monday that the move will allow gamers and others to store, send, receive and use cryptocurrencies and NFTs across decentralized apps without having to leave their web browsers. The company is looking to develop an NFT marketplace and establish cryptocurrency partnerships.

Hertz Extends Customer Loyalty Status Tiers
Hertz is extending the tier status of its Gold Plus Rewards Five Star and President’s Circle loyalty customers through the end of the year. Tier levels are also easier to earn with President’s Circle awarded after 15 rentals, down from 20, and Five Star status after 10 rentals versus 12 previously.

This news comes in addition to last year’s announcement that customers who joined the Gold Plus Rewards program would automatically be upgraded to Five Star Elite status. Members should note that loyalty points will still expire 18 months from last transaction.

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