November 2007 -- Permanent TSB, the retail banking arm of Irish Life & Permanent, is the latest
issuer to allow people to customise their cards using Serverside Group
technology. The exciting new service, which went live on 15 October, is available
on all ATM and Laser Maestro debit cards and is being marketed simply as Not
just a Bank card, YOUR CARD — see www.permanenttsb.ie.
November 2007 -- FRISCO, TX and SAN FRANCISCO, CA — November 15, 2007 — Card Lab Inc.
and Visa today announced the launch of a new, fully customized Visa Gift card just in
time for the holiday season. Available online at GiftCardLab.com, shoppers can
create a customized Visa Gift card by uploading personal photos or designs, or by
choosing from an online image catalogue to create their own picture-perfect Visa Gift
Slovenská sporiteľňa Teams Up with Serverside Group to Launch Personalised "My Own Card
November 2007 -- Slovakia-based bank, Slovenská sporiteľňa, is the latest issuer to enable
cardholders to design their own cards using Serverside Group customisation
technology — see www.vlastnakarta.sk. The new service, which went live on 1
December, is being marketed as My Own Card. Cardholders can either
customise their cards with a personal image or photo, or choose one from a
range of galleries, including ʻSceneryʼ, ʻSportʼ, ʻWildlifeʼ and ʻAnimationsʼ.
October 2007 -- While PAYjr Corp. of Dallas has been courting teens and their parents for years with a Web site that lets parenst pay kids allowanced for doing chores,
its new attraction is allowing teens to personallly desihn their PAYjr Buzz cards.
October 2007 -- Global technology provider, Serverside Group, today announced that the
European Patent Office has allowed a European patent directed to its core card
September 2007 -- Global technology provider, Serverside Group, and Datacard Group, the world
leader in secure ID and card personalization solutions, are delighted to announce
that Serverside’s Virtual Portfolio and Datacard’s® Meritas™ Digital Asset
Management Software have been jointly shortlisted in both the ‘Software’ and
‘Banking/Finance/Retail’ categories of the Cartes 2007 Sesames Awards.
August 2007 -- Consumers today can choose pink cellular phones and select images of their children as the phones' home screens.
And most MP3 music players and covers come in a rainbow of colors and designs.
Now, more financial instititions are finding appearance similarly helps diffeentiate their lines of card products from those of their competitors
July 2007 -- With Virtual Portfolio, the latest groundbreaking technology from Serverside, you can
rapidly launch campaigns of any size, adjust them in real time and print cards on demand.
In a world without inventory, the possibilities are endless.
July 2007 -- Swedbank has become the latest issuer to allow card-holders to customize their payment cards usin technology provided by Serverside Group.
The service is being offered across Swedbank's Visa and MasterCard debit range for a one-off fee of Sek 100.
July 2007 -- Swedbank now offers its 3 million debit cardholders in sweden the ability to customize designs on their cards using technology provided by Serverside Group.
June 2007 -- Payjr inc, a teen -targeted prepaid card provider is working with Serverside Group Ltd., a UK web-based, card-design software company, to allow cardholders to customize their card with their own photos and with sports, music and product logos.
June 2007 -- Eurobank EFG, the third-largest
bank in Greece, has become the
latest European bank to offer its
customers the option of having
personal images on their credit
or debit cards. The bank is offering
the customisation product,
supplied by UK-headquartered
Serverside Group, for its Visa
Classic and MasterCard cards. It
is calling the service PhotoCard.
June 2007 -- As well as on their T-Shirts, rucksacks, hooded tops and belts,
members of the 75,000 strong Swedish Motorcycle Club can
now show off the SMC logo on their Visa cards - set against a
motorcycle-related image of their own.
May 2007 -- The card marketing landscape is changing irreversibly. The demand for selfexpression
that is integral to Web 2.0 has meant that targeting a mass audience
with mass-produced designs is no longer relevant. As with many other sectors,
the future of issuers lies in addressing the long tail of special interest subgroups
— and their increasingly creative demands.
May 2007 -- DALLAS, TEXAS – May 17, 2007 – PAYjr, an online service that provides powerful financial
tools to help young people understand and appreciate the concept of financial responsibility, has
joined together with global technology provider, Serverside Group, to offer teens a chance to
design their own PAYjr Visa Buxx® Card, a prepaid card for teenagers.
May 2007 -- Greek bank Eurobank EFG is the latest issuer to allow people to customize their
cards using Serverside Group technology. The service is available on the bank’s
Visa Classic card and MasterCard and is being marketed simply as ‘PhotoCard’
May 2007 -- SERVERSIDE GROUP'S Virtual Portfolio technology lets issuers offer a virtually unlimited variety of stock (and personally designed) cards without restrictive inventory issues such as estimating card stock and problems of over- and under-printing.
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March 2007 -- Mastercard award iXpress for online card pesonalisation launch.
On March 13 2007, Xpress Finance Limited was awarded "The Most Innovative Online Program Launch in 2006 in Hong Kong" by MasterCard Worldwide for the i Xpress MasterCard.
January 2007 -- SERVERSIDE ADDS NEW CARD-PERSONALIZATION FEATURES:
Serverside Group Ltd., a UK-based developer of Internet-based cardpersonalization
software, has announced a number of new extensions to its
platform. Serverside's AllAboutMe application allows bank customers to upload
a photograph or other image to the Internet and use that image as the
background for a credit or debit card.
January 2007 -- KBC reports that 120,000 of its banking customers uploaded a favourite image on to their payment cards in the four months after it began offering the service, suggesting that 1.2% of Belgium's entire population are now carrying an individually-designed KBC card in their wallets.
January 2007 -- AllAboutMe™ developed by Serverside Group, allows your
customers to easily create highly personalised credit cards,
gift cards and debit cards using their own digital photos of
a loved one, a pet, a memorable event, a business logo or
any photo they choose from our extensive image gallery.
January 2007 -- Serverside Group Ltd, a UK-based developer of Internet-based Card-personalization software, has announced a number of new extensuons to its platform.