Setting up gift cards

Gift cards can be a good way to increase your sales, and help spread the word about your store when your customers buy them for their family and friends.

If you want to sell physical gift cards, then you must buy them from the Shopify Hardware Store.

Enable payment by gift card

Your store must use Shopify POS on an iPad to accept gift card payments.

Steps:

  1. From Shopify POS, tap > Settings > Payment settings.

  2. Tap Gift Card.

  3. Tap to toggle the following options:

    • Accept gift card payments for gift cards that you can print and email to customers
    • Accept physical gift cards for physical gift cards (You'll need to order a supply of these if you haven't already.)

Ordering physical gift cards

You can choose your design and order physical gift cards from the Shopify Hardware Store:

United States hardware.shopify.com
Canada hardware.shopify.ca
United Kingdom hardware.shopify.co.uk
Ireland hardware.shopify.ie

Steps:

  1. From Shopify POS, tap > Settings > Payment settings.

  2. Tap Gift Card.

  3. Tap Buy physical gift cards to view the Shopify Hardware Store, where you can choose your gift card design and specify the quantity that you want to buy.

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