MARKHAM, ON, Nov. 26, 2011 /CNW/ - TD Canada Trust today opened its
first state-of-the-art branch in Markham. Located at 9970 Kennedy Road,
south of Major MacKenzie Drive, the new branch is full service, and
includes an open concept design, with high-tech digital displays,
customer lounge and other special features to enhance the banking
"Those who have been to our new concept branches in other cities across
Canada have really taken to them so far, and we're delighted to be able
to bring this new branch design to Markham for the first time," said
Kathy Schulz, Branch Manager. "The new features of the branch will
really make the banking experience more comfortable for all of our
customers, whether they're here for everyday banking, to inquire about
a loan, or to meet with an advisor."
Features of the new branch include:
An open concept design that helps TD serve customers better by moving financial specialists
out from behind desks directly to the customers.
A Web Kiosk welcomes customers to surf the web and check their accounts on EasyWeb.
A Kids' Area equipped with fun and educational children's books.
A Customer Lounge with a coffee station lets customers wait in comfort if they arrive
early for an appointment or are waiting for their friends or family to
complete their banking.
A Community Boardroom designed for use by groups of customers including families, businesses
and not-for-profit groups. This room is available free-of-charge and
includes business services such as video conferencing capabilities and
Digital Displays mounted throughout the branch to provide customers with current
information about TD products and services.
In addition to the grand-opening festivities and ribbon-cutting
ceremony, TD Bank Group presented a $5,000 donation to the Town of
Markham as part of TD's ongoing commitment to the community. This gift
will help the town plant trees and other plants to spruce up a local
The new branch is wheelchair accessible and features full-service Green
Machine ATMs which are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It also
offers a full array of personal and small business products and
services, including Financial Services Representatives, Small Business
Advisors and TD Waterhouse Financial Planners.
As part of TD Canada Trust's extended hours, branch hours are 8:00 am to
6:00 pm, Monday through Wednesday; 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday and
Friday, and 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday.
About TD Canada Trust
TD Canada Trust offers personal and business banking to more than 11.5
million customers. We provide a wide range of products and services
from chequing and savings accounts, to credit cards, mortgages and
business banking, to credit protection and travel medical insurance, as
well as advice on managing everyday finances. TD Canada Trust makes
banking comfortable with award-winning service and convenience through
24/7 mobile, internet, telephone and ATM banking, as well as in over
1,100 branches, with convenient hours to serve customers better. For
more information, please visit: www.tdcanadatrust.com. TD Canada Trust is the Canadian retail bank of TD Bank Group, the
sixth largest bank in North America.
SOURCE TD Canada Trust
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