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About Plastic Jungle

Fact Sheet

Plastic Jungle is the web's largest secured gift card exchange, allowing consumers to convert their gift cards into other forms of spending power and to stretch their shopping dollars at their favorite retailers.

  • With a team comprised of former eBay, PayPal, Google, Wells Fargo, Yahoo and Boku executives, Plastic Jungle sold more than $10 million in gift card value in 2010 and is growing rapidly.
  • We connect over 400 merchants with their best customers, moving idle gift card balances into the hands of their most motivated consumers.

Plastic Jungle's patent-pending marketplace and payment applications aim to safely unlock the estimated $41 billion in unredeemed gift cards trapped in the economy for the benefit of consumers and retailers alike. That's $41 billion that won't otherwise be spent with retailers!

  • Cash in Gift Cards

    The average US household has an estimate $300* in unredeemed gift cards. Plastic Jungle pays out up to 92% of the verified balance. And, in most cases you can do so right over your phone or computer - no need to send us the card, so it's an easy way to put cash back in your wallet.

  • Exchange a Gift Card

    Enjoy the flexibility of turning a gift card into currency more valuable to you, such as an Amazon.com gift card or online balances to use at the millions of retailers that accept PayPal.

  • Buy Discounted Gift Cards

    Plastic Jungle customers can buy gift cards and save up to 35%, allowing them to get extra mileage out of every purchase and become savvier shoppers. We ship gift cards to you for free, and we offer eCODEs - electronic gift cards - so you can take advantage of saving opportunities right away. Gift cards on Plastic Jungle range in value, providing price points for every consumer. Combine gift cards with a retailer's coupon code or promotion, and watch your savings multiply.

Trust is incredibly important to the team at Plastic Jungle, and we focus on keeping our service safe for our customers and retail partners!

  • We verify all gift card balances, ensuring that consumers are delivered the gift card value that they expect. All transactions are guaranteed.

Founded in 2006 and based in San Mateo, California, Plastic Jungle is privately held, with venture backing from Shasta Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Jafco Ventures, First Round Capital, Bay Partners, Harrison Metal, and WTI.

* Source: Industry Data, Plastic Jungle