BELLEVUE, Wash. – Coin-exchange kiosk supplier Coinstar here has been testing a program in which shoppers can exchange their loose coins for supermarket-brand gift cards. The test was launched at Supervalu-owned Albertsons stores and has since been expanded to about 50 Stop & Shop locations, mostly in Massachusetts, according to a report in the New York Times. Coinstar has long offered the option of exchanging coins for gift cards, but has recently begun expanding this test in ...

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