HawaiianMiles Members Can Now Trade Miles with Fellow Points.com Users
TORONTO, April 7 /CNW/ - Points International Ltd. (TSX: PTS; NASDAQ: PCOM), owner and operator
of the world's leading loyalty reward program management platform, www.Points.com, is pleased to announce the addition of HawaiianMiles to their online
trading platform. HawaiianMiles members have the freedom to trade
their miles with users of other programs via Points.com's loyalty
This broadens Hawaiian Airlines' relationship with Points.com which
originated in 2001. HawaiianMiles members also have the ability to
redeem their miles and exchange miles between programs via the
"By expanding our partnership, we offer HawaiianMiles members more tools
to manage and maximize their miles to get the rewards they want," said
Rob MacLean, CEO of Points International.
Members can now get the points, miles and rewards they want by trading
with other users on Points.com. They can post their own trade or accept
someone else's to get what they need to complete their travel goals and
"Our objective is to continually find ways to increase the value of the
HawaiianMiles program for our members", said Blaine Miyasato, V.P.
Product Development at Hawaiian Airlines. "Giving our members more
flexibility for trading their miles is the logical next step in our
relationship with Points.com."
In addition, HawaiianMiles members have the ability to track their
mileage balances along with other loyalty programs, including American
Airlines AAdvantage, US Airways Dividend Miles, Continental Airlines
One Pass, and Best Buy Reward Zone, as well as more than two dozen
different programs on Points.com.
Points International works in partnership with all loyalty and reward
programs active on Points.com. All transactions are fully sanctioned by
the program operators. For more information, follow us on Twitter, @pointsadvisor or fan us on Facebook (www.points.com/facebook).
About Points International Ltd.
Points International Ltd. is the owner and operator of Points.com, the
world's leading reward program management platform. The site was named
one of the 30 Best Travel Sites in 2008 and 28 Best Travel Sites in
2009 by Kiplinger's. At Points.com consumers can Earn, Buy, Gift,
Share, Trade, Exchange and Redeem miles and points from more than 25 of
the world's leading reward programs. Participating programs include
American Airlines AAdvantage® program, Aeroplan®, AsiaMiles™, US
Airways® DividendMiles®, and InterContinental Hotels Group's Priority
Club® Rewards. Redemption partners include Amazon.com®, PayPal and
Starbucks. For more information, visit www.pointsinternational.com.
About Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian is the nation's highest-ranked carrier for service quality and
performance in the 20th annual Airline Quality Rating study, having
earned that distinction in three of the past four years. Hawaiian has
also led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past
seven years (2004-2010) as reported by the U.S. Department of
Transportation. Consumer surveys by Conde Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure and Zagat have all ranked Hawaiian the top domestic airline offering flights to
Now in its 82nd year of continuous service in Hawaii, Hawaiian is the
largest provider of passenger air service to Hawaii from the state's
primary visitor markets on the U.S. mainland. Hawaiian offers nonstop
service to Hawaii from more U.S. gateway cities (10) than any other
airline, as well as service to South Korea, Japan, the Philippines,
Australia, American Samoa, and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides
approximately 150 daily jet flights between the Hawaiian Islands.
Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc.
(Nasdaq: HA). Additional information is available at HawaiianAirlines.com.
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