Louisville, KY - January 22, 2014

Leading, global stored value provider, Stored Value Solutions (SVS) announced that it has renewed a long-standing relationship with Panera Bread® for gift and promotional card program management. 

SVS Renews Longstanding Relationship with Panera Bread

January 22,2014

Louisville, KY - January 22, 2014

Leading, global stored value provider, Stored Value Solutions (SVS) announced that it has renewed a long-standing relationship with Panera Bread® for gift and promotional card program management.

Since 2006, SVS and Panera Bread have successfully expanded Panera Bread’s gift card program. “SVS is an industry leader that has helped us manage a complex and growing gift card program,” said Rob Passanisi, vice president of marketing at Panera Bread. “We are happy to extend our relationship with SVS and look forward to working with them into the future.”

Mark Schatz, executive vice president and managing director of SVS, showed his optimism for Panera Bread’s continued expansion with SVS. “With 21 years of experience, SVS develops effective gift, promotions and customer engagement solutions for a growing number of restaurant clients,” Schatz said. “Panera Bread represents a best-in-class performer in its category and a top-notch gift card program.”

About SVS

Stored Value Solutions (SVS) is the leading single-source provider of prepaid and stored value solutions that influence consumer behavior and drive incremental sales, managing successful gift card programs for top retail brands around the world. We manage more than 600 million cards from more than 45+ countries in 26 currencies every year. SVS is a division of Comdata Inc. Headquartered in Brentwood, Tenn. in the USA, Comdata Inc. has over 1200 employees around the globe. To learn more about growing sales with the most effective stored value solutions on the market, visit us at: www.storedvalue.com

About Comdata Inc.

Comdata Inc. is a leading provider of innovative payment and operating technology that drives actionable insights from spending data, builds enhanced controls and positively impacts its clients’ bottom lines. Comdata is part of one of the largest payment companies in the world and is the second largest commercial issuer of MasterCard in North America. Our 5,300 employees partner with companies in 53 countries to manage more than 1.9 billion fleet, corporate purchasing, payroll and healthcare transactions annually.