Walgreens Renews ATM Services Agreement With Cardtronics

Walgreens Renews ATM Services Agreement With Cardtronics

Renewal Extends 10-Year Relationship; Premium ATM Branding Opportunities

HOUSTON, April 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cardtronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:CATM),
the world's largest retail ATM owner, has extended its ATM services agreement
with Walgreens. Cardtronics is a preferred provider of ATM services for

Since the relationship began in 2004, Cardtronics has grown its ATM presence
in Walgreens locations significantly -- from fewer than 400 initially to
roughly 3,250 today. The company is also the exclusive ATM provider for
Walgreens in many states across the U.S.

A Comprehensive Partner

Along with the relationship renewal, Cardtronics will support the new
Walgreens Balance Financial prepaid program. Balance Financial cardholders can
access their cash, surcharge-free, by using the ATMs at Walgreens stores.
Offering easy access to cash through surcharge-free ATM access for its Balance
Financial cardholders is part of Walgreens' commitment to providing
convenience for consumers.

Many financial institutions and card issuers utilize their relationship with
Cardtronics to provide their cardholders with surcharge-free cash access at
Walgreens through branding agreements and participation in the Allpoint

Rick Updyke, president of Cardtronics' North America Business Group, said:

"Cardtronics is continuing to make life easier for Walgreens customers through
convenient access to cash, ultimately helping to drive traffic to its stores.
This level of convenience is also why the company is a popular branding
partner for many of Cardtronics' financial institution clients, allowing them
to meet their own customers' and members' needs in well-known, premium

About Cardtronics (NASDAQ: CATM)

Making ATM cash access convenient where people shop, work and live,
Cardtronics is at the convergence of retailers, financial institutions,
prepaid card programs and the customers they share. Cardtronics owns/operates
more than 82,700 retail ATMs in U.S. and international locales. Whether
Cardtronics is driving foot traffic for America's most relevant retailers,
enhancing ATM brand presence for card issuers or expanding card holders'
surcharge-free cash access on the local, national or global scene, Cardtronics
is convenient access to cash, when and where consumers need it. Cardtronics is
where cash meets commerce.

Contact Information:

Media Relations                 Investor Relations
Nick Pappathopoulos             Chris Brewster
Director – Public Relations     Chief Financial Officer
832-308-4396                    832-308-4128
npappathopoulos@cardtronics.com cbrewster@cardtronics.com

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