Bartercard was founded on the Gold Coast, Australia in 1991. Bartercard New Zealand was formed in 1992, becoming the first international licensee in 1993.Bartercard is committed to helping New Zealand businesses grow and achieve financial success by facilitating a trade exchange network that offers dynamic and effective ways of conducting business.
Although the concept of barter is thousands of years old, bartering through Bartercard is the most innovative way of combining modern technology, a community of businesses, and marketing channels to increase profits through new customers and improved cash flow.
Bartercard world-leading innovative trade exchange system enables over 35,000 global member businesses in six countries to benefit from the cashless economy of barter. Since its inception in New Zealand, Bartercard has grown to over 7,000 member businesses across the country trading over $200 million worth of goods and services outside the cash economy each year. With commitment and tenacity, Bartercard has forged a substantial company that is today, the largest barter network in the world.