By Eric Gursky
STAMFORD, Conn. & GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GE Capital Retail Consumer Finance, a consumer lending unit of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) today announced a 5-year extension of its credit card program with family-owned, Midwest retailer Meijer, providing credit services and valuable programs to shoppers. The program started in 2003 with the launch of their first-ever private label credit card program for Meijer.
Since launching the private label credit card with GE, the relationship has expanded to include a general purpose Meijer MasterCard, and a prepaid card program both accepted at establishments outside of Meijer’s.
With 190 super-center locations and 174 gas stations in 5 states, Meijer credit cardholders enjoy a wide range of valuable benefits. The credit card program features a first purchase discount, monthly sale events, and 5 cent/gallon gas discount. The Meijer MasterCard also provides cardholders rewards on purchases made at Meijer as well as at other retailers.