CLEVELAND, April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vitamix, a world leader in high-performance blending equipment, has teamed with PayPal, a global leader in digital payments, to offer consumers more convenient ways to pay when purchasing Vitamix household products online. PayPal is now accepted on Vitamix.com, and with PayPal Credit's Easy Payments plans, consumers have the opportunity to own a high-quality Vitamix blender and pay in predictable monthly payments from 12 months up to 18 months with no interest if paid in full within the selected plan term1.
"PayPal sets the global standard for payment technologies," said Anthony Ciepiel, COO of Vitamix. "It has a large, established audience of consumers who will only trust PayPal for their online transactions. At Vitamix, we believe we offer a life-changing product, and we are always looking at new ways to make that product more accessible to a wider audience. By working with PayPal, we can help customers avoid having to choose between the highest quality and the best price."
Vitamix blenders have the power needed to pulverize ingredients, releasing flavors and making healthy, tasty, whole-food nutrition a reality for millions of owners worldwide.
"For many people, Vitamix has long been the 'someday' product. We want to make it the 'now' product for them," said Holly Hacker, director of direct sales and customer experience at Vitamix. "Making Vitamix machines more widely available to a larger audience helps us better fulfill our organizational vision to improve the vitality of people's lives."
In addition to the 12- and 18-month Easy Payments plans, Vitamix will also offer an Easy Payments plan with up to 24 months no interest (if paid in full within 24 months) for a limited time from April 25 to May 13, 20161. For more details and to read the complete terms and conditions, visit vitamix.com/shop.
The Vitamix family of companies is privately held and family-owned and -operated. Founded in 1921, Vitamix manufactures high-performance blending equipment for home and commercial use. Its commercial customer list reads like a "Who's Who" of major restaurant chains, and gourmet chefs say their Vitamix machines are as important to them as their knives. A recognized leader in marketing and product innovation, Vitamix founder William G. "Papa" Barnard created one of the first infomercials in 1949 to demonstrate how the Vitamix blender could help people improve their health with whole foods, and the company developed the first true commercial blender in the early 1990s, which ignited the smoothie movement. Vitamix, whose products are known worldwide for their performance, durability, and reliability, continues to win awards for product innovation and is a recipient of the president's prestigious "E Star" Award for Exports. Headquartered in Olmsted Township, Ohio, 19 miles from Cleveland, Vitamix products are engineered and assembled in Northeast Ohio and sold in approximately 140 countries. For more information, please visit www.vitamix.com.
1PayPal Credit is subject to credit approval as determined by the lender, Comenity Capital Bank, and is available to U.S. customers who are of legal age in their state of residence. You must pay with PayPal Credit to take advantage of Easy Payments. Minimum monthly payments required. 19.99% APR will be charged to the account on the remaining balance if the purchase is not paid in full within the selected 12-, 18- or 24-month plan term. Minimum purchase required.
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