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Flooz.com Inc., the online gift currency creator, has added J.Crew to the Flooz.com merchant network. As part of the network, jcrew.com shoppers will be able to use flooz gift currency as payment at checkout. Jcrew.com features a new look for the holiday season plus new tools, updated applications, and a specially designed Gift Guide site. Jcrew.com will also be featured in the Flooz.com holiday 2000 advertising campaign with Whoopi Goldberg, set to launch Nov. 25.