TORONTO, July 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's #1 student loyalty program is
giving students more than just discounts at its retail partners for
2013-14. This year, SPC Card has an exclusive promotion for its
On Aug 1, SPC Card and agency Mars-Philter will launch Make Your Match,
an online memory game where cardholders match SPC Card's partner logos
for a chance to win thousands of prizes. These include gift cards and
offers from partners that will be given away daily during the six-week
promotion and grand prize of $10,000 provided by BMO Bank of Montreal.
"Engaging our partners creates a win-win situation for everyone," said
SPC Card President Dean Mazzariol. "Our brands get in front of the
highly sought-after youth market and we give students the chance to
access great products and offers for an even better SPC Card
In a recent study, SPC Card found that one-third of its members wished
loyalty programs gave them more of an experience than just discounts or
On Aug 4, SPC Card will bring Make Your Match to downtown Toronto. From
11:30am to 5:30pm, Yonge-Dundas Square will house four life-size game
boards. Attendees can play to win BlackBerry Z10s, iPad mini, Beats by
DRE, $500 shopping sprees and gift cards galore.
The first 50 students will also get a free SPC Card.
Smaller events and street teams will pop up on campuses in Montreal and
in main shopping destinations in Vancouver and Calgary before the
promotion ends Sep 14.
"This year is all about giving our members more than just discounts,"
said Mazzariol. "The 2013-14 card is now an exclusive pass."
SPC Card is Canada's most popular student loyalty program with over 1
million members. It offers discounts at 100+ participating retail
chains including ALDO, American Eagle Outfitters, Forever 21,
McDonald's, Pizza Pizza, Sport Chek, The Body Shop, Urban Outfitters
and Rexall/Pharma Plus.
Students can buy SPC Cards at various retailers, online, and through
their campus bookstore or high school. BMO also includes a free SPC
Card with each student bank account and SPC Card benefits built into
student credit cards.
Yonge-Dundas Square (Toronto): Aug 4, 11:30am - 5:30pm
McGill University (Montreal): Aug 28, 1pm - 4pm
Concordia University (Montreal): Sep 4, 2pm - 5pm
Guerilla events (Vancouver & Calgary): Aug 16-18 & Aug 23-25, 4pm - 8pm
Online game: Live August 1, http://www.spcmatch.ca
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Image with caption: "SPC Card's back-to-school promotion, Make Your Match, involves a memory game where students can win thousands of prizes. (CNW Group/Student Price Card Ltd.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20130731_C9912_PHOTO_EN_29317.jpg
SOURCE: Student Price Card Ltd.
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