Selling Physical gift card


even if they're selling it via the pos, basically just create a regular product with variants, then in the pos app> = > products > giftcard> select variant > add to cart > scan the qr code or insert the 16 digit code > checkout


In details:

  1. Create a new regular product (NOT a gift card product). I.E a product called Physical Gift Card
  2. Create variants on this product for the amounts (value) you want the customers to choose from (I.E $10.00, $20.00, $50.00, $100.00)
  3. When a customer has purchased a physical gift card, take a new card from your stack of physical gift cards and go to Products -> Gift Cards in the Shopify Admin
  4. Select Issue Gift Card
  5. Enter the 16 digit code from the back of the physical gift card. This is how the physical gift card is activated
  6. Choose the amount (value) that the customer paid for
  7. Do not attach a customer, unless you also want to email the customer the digital gift card
  8. Hit "Issue gift card" at the bottom to create the gift card.
  9. Mail the customer the physical gift card
  10. The customer will be able to enter the 16 digit code from the back of the physical gift card into the checkout field when purchasing from the merchants online store.