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  • Punchbowl Rolls Out New, Touch-Friendly Digital Invitations, Snags Exclusive Disney Partnership

    Punchbowl Rolls Out New, Touch-Friendly Digital Invitations, Snags Exclusive Disney Partnership

    Party planning resource and digital invitations provider Punchbowl has been betting big on the demise of paper cards. Today, it’s taking that wager a step further with the launch of a touch-friendly interface for its digital invitations which will allow guests to quickly RSVP, pull up maps, access message boards and more from their mobile devices. The company has also scored a deal… Read More

  • Punchbowl Partners With A Dozen Retailers To Add A Gift Card Option To Its Greeting Cards

    Punchbowl Partners With A Dozen Retailers To Add A Gift Card Option To Its Greeting Cards

    Punchbowl, the party planning site that expanded into digital greeting cards last year, is today announcing a series of new partnerships that will allow consumers to send out greeting cards with gift cards attached. The company first began offering Amazon gift cards in time for Mother’s Day 2012, but today’s expansion includes a dozen of new gift card brands such as Banana… Read More

  • Digital Greeting Card Site Punchbowl Raises $1.5M From Silicon Valley Bank

    Digital Greeting Card Site Punchbowl Raises $1.5M From Silicon Valley Bank

    Start to finish party planning site Punchbowl has raised $1.5 million in financing from Silicon Valley Bank. This brings Punchbowl’s total funding to $5.5 million. As we’ve written in the past, Punchbowl’s platform allows users to create beautiful online invitations, stationery and track RSVPs. The startup also provides tools that let you organize an after party and even set… Read More

  • Real Simple Teams Up With Punchbowl To Offer Digital Greeting Cards

    Real Simple Teams Up With Punchbowl To Offer Digital Greeting Cards

    Start to finish party planning site and digital greeting card company Punchbowl has announced a technology-licensing agreement with magazine Real Simple to allow the publication’s readers to create and send free digital greeting cards for all occasions. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. As we’ve written in the past, Punchbowl’s platform allows users to… Read More

  • Social Loyalty Platform PunchTab Releases New iOS App PunchBowl

    Social Loyalty Platform PunchTab Releases New iOS App PunchBowl

    PunchTab, a startup that offers a social loyalty platform for consumers, publishers, and businesses, is debuting PunchBowl, a free mobile application that provides local merchants with a way to offer in-store giveaways and possibly help drive in-store traffic. For background, PunchTab allows publishers to give reward points to users who check in to a site or blog every day. Visitors, which… Read More

  • Punchbowl Takes Party Planning Platform Mobile With New iPhone App

    Punchbowl Takes Party Planning Platform Mobile With New iPhone App

    Start to finish party planning site Punchbowl is taking its platform mobile today with the launch of an iPhone app and a new mobile site for smartphones. Punchbowl’s platform allows users to create beautiful online invitations and track RSVPs. The startup also provides tools that let you find supplies, organize an after party and even set a date, via an algorithm that recommends the… Read More

  • Punchbowl Acquires Friendster Founder's Party Planning Startup Socializr

    Punchbowl Acquires Friendster Founder's Party Planning Startup Socializr

    Remember Socializr, the party planning and event management site founded by Friendster founder Jonathan Abrams? The site launched in 2006 as the Evite 2.0, but was unfortunately was forced to lay off all of its staff last Fall. It looks like there’s a good end to the story, as start to finish party planning site Punchbowl is announcing this evening that it has acquired Socializr. Terms… Read More

  • Punchbowl Debuts Digital Invitation Studio (Invites)

    Punchbowl Debuts Digital Invitation Studio (Invites)

    Fresh off a rebranding, Punchbowl, a start to finish party planning site, is unveiling its Digital Invitation Studio to the public today. The new platform helps you create online invites that look and feel like you created customized stationery from a store, complete with
    invitations, envelopes, liners, rubber stamps, and postage. The Digital Invitation Studio includes “Plus”… Read More