Today, MasterCard Worldwide and Delta Airlines commenced the beginning of an exclusive brand partnership which offers consumers and businesses Debit MasterCard(R) cards having a co-branding with Delta SkyMiles.
As a result the biggest and most complete debit card program will be offered to customers of Delta Airlines.
Jeff Robertson, the vice president of Delta's SkyMiles program have stated that MasterCard has all the qualities in the kinds of infrastructure, experience and commitment to help Delta`s growth plans regarding debit cards. He added saying that MasterCard is the right choice for the partnership.
The first stage of the deal has been executed by MasterCard. For the next several months both the companies will put in their effort to build a nationwide group of financial institutions who will offer the co-branded debit cards to existing and prospective customers of Delta through branches of banks located all over the United States.
The Delta SkyMiles Debit MasterCard has plans to offer several benefits to customers along with earning Delta miles on purchases made by them. The consumers will be offered purchase protection which includes extended warranty period and guaranteed satisfaction. They can also access various discounts.
According to Chris McWilton, president of the MasterCard Worldwide of the U.S. markets Fliers of Delta Airlines who wants option of a debit card will very soon can enjoy the benefits of the co-branded debit card called Delta SkyMiles Debit MasterCard for coming several years.
He added saying that the airlines company all along provides excellent service to devoted travelers in all the important market of the nation. They serve to small and medium sized communities more than any other carrier company and moreover their approach, which is very much localized, helps them to enhance their relationship with their clients.
There will be variety of Delta SkyMiles Debit MasterCard like World Debit(TM) Master Card(R), Debit MasterCard BusinessCard (R) or Platinum Debit MasterCard (R).
The Delta SkyMiles program is running for the last twenty nine years and can be said to be one of the longest and successful travel program of the industry. This program gives their clients numerous opportunities of mileage-earning.
Delta Airlines provides service to more than one hundred and sixty million customers in a year. The Airlines has the strongest global network and it serves sixty five countries on six continents and runs its carriers to three hundred and fifty four destinations to be precise.