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Aug 07, 2014, 07:00 ET

American Express Celebrates 25 Years of Putting Canadians at the Front Of The Line

TORONTO, Aug 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, American Express Canada is excited to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its access program, Front Of The...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

American Express proud to sponsor inaugural Taste of Toronto Festival

TORONTO, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - American Express Canada is proud to be a sponsor of the upcoming Taste of Toronto Festival on July 24th - 27th,...

Jul 15, 2014, 07:00 ET

SBOs up their service game to beat the competition

American Express Small Business Monitor reveals 75 per cent of small business owners believe competition makes them work harder for their...

Jul 09, 2014, 07:00 ET

What We're Missing: Canadians Overlook Inspiration in their Own Cities

American Express Canada research reveals Canadian hotspots for inspiration MARKHAM, ON, July 9, 2014 /CNW/ - When it comes to finding...

Jun 24, 2014, 07:00 ET

Global Study Reveals Canadian CFOs Optimism at Six Year High

CFOs Across The Globe Forecast Growth for the Year Ahead According to American Express MARKHAM, ON, June 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian CFOs have an...

Jun 09, 2014, 15:00 ET

American Express And Uber Launch First-Of-Its-Kind Mobile Loyalty Program

American Express (NYSE: AXP) today announces a new partnership with Uber and a first-of-its-kind technology integration into the Uber iOS app that...

Apr 23, 2014, 09:00 ET

Schedule Announced: 25th Annual American Express Restaurant Trade Program at the FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen, June 20-22, 2014

Celebrated chefs, restaurant operators and leading hospitality industry professionals will gather at the historic Hotel Jerome in Aspen from June...

Apr 08, 2014, 08:00 ET
American Express Unveils More than $15 Million in Savings from Merchant Offers Available Now.  (PRNewsFoto/American Express)

American Express Unveils More than $15 Million in Savings from Merchant Offers Available Now

 American Express (NYSE: AXP) today launched, a one-stop shop for Card Members to get relevant, curated merchant offers–...

Dec 09, 2013, 08:00 ET

'Tis the Season for work-life balance according to Canadian SBOs

American Express survey reveals 91% of SBOs encourage a healthy work-life balance MARKHAM, ON, Dec. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - It's no surprise that as a...

Nov 14, 2013, 07:00 ET

American Express Canada Signs New Multi-Year Agreements with Aimia & Air Canada

Cardmembers to enjoy enhanced suite of cards and privileges as part of partnership renewal MARKHAM, ON, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - American...

Nov 12, 2013, 10:37 ET

Small Businesses Up the Ante this Holiday Season: Offer Discounts and Invest in Advertising to Get More Out of Small Business Saturday, According to NFIB/American Express Research

 With five fewer shopping days between Thanksgiving and Christmas, many small business owners say they'll be pulling out all of the stops to...

Nov 07, 2013, 07:00 ET

Nation of Influence: Majority of Canadians consider themselves influential

With the American Express Refer a Friend program, influence could earn you rewards MARKHAM, ON, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - If you've ever tried to...

Nov 06, 2013, 17:26 ET
Oct 21, 2013, 05:00 ET
American Express Card Members can use Membership Rewards points for their fare in VeriFone-equipped NYC taxi cabs - in real-time, on the Taxi TV screen at the end of the ride.  (PRNewsFoto/American Express)

Grab A Cab, Ride With Points: American Express And Verifone Put Membership Rewards® Points In The Backseat Of NYC Taxi Cabs

American Express (NYSE: AXP) and VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE: PAY) today announced a new partnership that enables eligible Card Members to use...

Oct 15, 2013, 08:00 ET

Customer loyalty reigns supreme for business growth

American Express Small Business Monitor reveals SBOs are committed to their community MARKHAM, ON, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Staying small is a big...

Oct 10, 2013, 07:00 ET

No research into rewards: Canadians passive when selecting credit card programs

Convenience is king when it comes to what's in Canadians' wallets, finds American Express study MARKHAM, ON, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian...

Oct 09, 2013, 07:30 ET

American Express AIR MILES® for Business Card launches just in time for Small Business Week

American Express Canada increasing focus on Canada's thriving small business community MARKHAM, ON, Oct. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - With the Canadian small...

Oct 08, 2013, 17:32 ET
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American Express and TripAdvisor Team Up To Launch Enhanced Travel Planning Experience: The Reviews Are In

 American Express (NYSE: AXP) and TripAdvisor® today launch a first-of-its kind integration that allows Card Members in the US, UK and...

Oct 07, 2013, 08:00 ET

Great service has people talking, sharing and paying it forward

New study from American Express reveals that 90% of Canadians will talk about an exceptional service experience TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ -...

Aug 14, 2013, 08:45 ET
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Avoya Travel Hosts Its Most Successful National Conference to Date on Norwegian Breakaway

 Avoya Travel®, an American Express Travel representative and one of the leading travel companies in North America and beyond, today...