AirMiles, Samsung sign loyalty rewards partnership

(CBC)

AirMiles, one of Canada’s leading loyalty programs just announced a partnership with Samsung Canada.

Collectors of the reward program who are also Samsung users can link their AIR MILES Card to the Membership section of the Samsung Pay App and redeem an instant 50 reward miles, in addition to the 5 miles per tap.

“At AIR MILES, we are focused on current market trends and evolving the way our Collectors engage with Partners to get Miles,” said Blair Cameron, President, The AIR MILES Reward Program.

If you are looking forward to tapping away to your heart’s content, you might be disappointed to find out that there’s a 5 time and 25 miles per week limit with this program.

This is also a limited time offer that lasts between July 30, 2018, and December 31, 2018.

“With Samsung Pay, Canadians can use their smartphones for a variety of different payments and will always have the card they need.” said Paul Brannen, COO and Executive Vice President of Samsung Electronics Canada. “Samsung Pay enables the Program to accelerate Miles issuance to a growing segment of consumers who are interested in e-wallet transactions.”

The AIR MILES Reward Program currently consists of nearly 11 million active Collector Accounts, representing almost two-thirds of all Canadian households. 

A complete list of compatible devices for this program include the Galaxy S9 and S9+, S8 and S8+, S7 and S7 edge, S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+, Note8, Note5, A8 and the A5.

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