Commercial Bank cards offer big ‘Avurudu’ discounts at 32 retailers

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Thirty-two popular retailers of clothing, footwear and textiles are partnering with the Commercial Bank of Ceylon this year to ensure that the Bank’s Credit and Debit cardholders can save as they celebrate the ‘Avurudu’ in style. Discounts of 10% to 25% will apply on purchases by Commercial Bank Credit cards, and from 10% to 20% on Debit cards under this promotion, on specified days between 2 and 13 April 2014, the bank announced this week. Participating in this annual cardholder promotion are Ashee Collection, Beverly Street, CIB Shopping Centre, Cool Planet, Crocodile, Diliganz, DSI, Fashion Bug, Glitz, Hameedia, Planet Fashion, Adidas, The Raymond Shop, Envoy Mansion at Bagatale Road, Signature, Kreations, NOLIMIT, Pallu, Romafour, SareeMandhir, Seven Stories Ranjanas, Shirt Works, Spring & Summer, Sriyani Dress Point, and The Factory Outlet. The Northern and Eastern Provinces will be served by outlets of these retailers who have a presence there, as well as by outlets of Abdulla, Barakath Textiles, Family Choice, Mahanathi, Mubaharak Textiles, Style Park and TCT Traders, the bank said. At Fashion Bug, Kreations, NOLIMIT and Pallu, the discounts will be offered from 2 to 4 April. Cool Planet, Crocodile, Diliganz, Glitz, Romafour, Saree Mandhir, Seven Stories, Shirt Works and The Factory Outlet will offer their respective discounts from 4 to 6 April, Hameedia, Planet Fashion, Adidas, The Raymond Shop, Envoy Mansion at Bagatale Road and Signature from 7 to 9 April, and Ashee Collection, Beverly Street, CIB, DSI, Sriyani Dress Point and Spring & Summer from 7 to 13 April. All participating retailers with an exclusive presence in the north and east will also offer discounts from 7 to 13 April. Other promotions ongoing for Commercial Bank Credit and Debit cards are the ‘Dine & Smile’ promotion. which runs till  13 April with 49 popular restaurants offering discounts of 30% and 20% for credit and debit cardholders, and the on-going ‘Easy Vacations’ scheme, under which four popular resort hotels are offering substantial discounts on accommodation up to 30 April. Discounts of this nature significantly enhance the benefits already offered by Comdeals, a programme which provides value addition to Commercial Bank cardholders through discounts at a number of major retail outlets in the country and 0% easy payment schemes for Credit cardholders. Commercial Bank cardholders are also eligible to participate in global promotions carried out by Visa and MasterCard. Commercial Bank is the only Sri Lankan bank to be ranked among the world’s top 1000 Banks for three successive years. The bank operates a network of 235 computer-linked branches and 585 ATM terminals. The bank has been adjudged  Sri Lanka’s Best Bank for several years by ‘Global Finance,’ ‘The Banker,’ Finance Asia,’ ‘Euromoney’ and ‘Trade Finance’ magazines.