MONTREAL, Jan. 8, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Aeroplan today announced that
Aeroplan Members can now earn even more miles when they purchase Extra
Grade gasoline and Supreme Grade gasoline and swipe their Aeroplan Card
at more than 1,800 participating Esso stations across Canada.
Aeroplan Members currently earn:
1 mile for every $3 spent on all eligible purchases including: regular
gas, car washes and convenience store items
Starting today, Aeroplan Members will also earn:
2 miles for every $3 spent on Extra Grade gasoline
3 miles for every $3 spent on Supreme Grade gasoline
"Last October, we renewed our alliance with Imperial Oil and the Esso
Brand to take our relationship to new heights. We're excited to now
work with Imperial Oil to provide our members additional opportunities
to earn even more miles on their gasoline purchases at Esso stations,"
said David Houston, Vice President, Partnerships, Aeroplan. "Aeroplan
is always looking for ways in which we can strengthen the program and
this is a great offer for members who drive vehicles that benefit from
or require higher octane fuels."
In addition, members can also earn more miles when they use an
Aeroplan-affiliated financial card to pay for their purchase at the
pump or in store at Esso stations.
"We know that customers who purchase higher grades of gasoline will seek
out retailers who provide added value. We hope that this enhancement
to the loyalty offer will encourage members to further participate in
the Aeroplan program and seek out Esso stations for their gasoline
purchases," said Andrew Mackay, Retail Manager, Imperial Oil.
For more information or to check out special promotions throughout the
year, please visit: www.aeroplan.com.
Aeroplan, Canada's premier coalition loyalty program, is owned by Aimia
Inc., a global leader in loyalty management.
Aeroplan's millions of members earn Aeroplan Miles with its growing
network of over 75 world-class partners, representing more than 150
brands in the financial, retail, and travel sectors.
In 2012, approximately 2.4 million rewards were issued to members
including more than 1.5 million flights on Air Canada and Star Alliance
carriers which offer travel to more than 1,000 destinations worldwide.
In addition to flights, members also have access to over 1,000 exciting
specialty, merchandise, hotel, car rental and experiential rewards.
For more information about Aeroplan, please visit www.aeroplan.com or www.aimia.com.
About Imperial Oil
Imperial Oil is one of Canada's largest corporations and a leading
member of the country's petroleum industry. The company is a major
producer of crude oil and natural gas, Canada's largest petroleum
refiner, a key petrochemical producer and a leading marketer with
coast-to-coast supply and retail service station networks.
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