Services available in all ACME Markets, Jewel-Osco Stores, Shaw's and
(NASDAQ: MGI), a leading global money transfer company, announces today
that it has signed an agreement with New Albertson's Inc., (NAI), to
offer money transfer, bill payment and money order services in all ACME
Markets, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's and Star Markets grocery stores.
The new agreement with NAI includes provisions which will allow
customers to interact face-to-face with customer care agents while
completing their MGI transactions at more than 400 retail locations.
"Customers will now be able to initiate as well as complete their
MoneyGram transactions with friendly store associates, allowing for a
more personal and informative user experience," said Pete Ohser, senior
vice president of U.S. and Canada at MoneyGram.
The agreement also includes provisions for fresh signage that will
direct customers to the service desk for all MoneyGram support.
Customers can now easily and quickly send or receive funds to friends
and family to locations both in the U.S. and around the world. ACME
Markets operates stores in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and
operates stores in Illinois, Indiana and Iowa with a primary presence in
the Chicago area; and Shaw's
and Star Markets operate stores in Maine, Massachusetts, New
Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
About MoneyGram International
MoneyGram International, a leading money transfer company, enables
consumers who are not fully served by traditional financial institutions
to meet their financial needs. MoneyGram offers money transfer services
worldwide through a global network of 334,000 agent locations --
including retailers, international post offices and financial
institutions -- in nearly 200 countries and territories. MoneyGram also
offers bill payment services in the United States and Canada. MoneyGram
is listed on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MGI. To
learn more about money transfer or bill payment at an agent location or
online, please visit moneygram.com
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Michelle Buckalew, 469-834-9631
Source: MoneyGram International
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