Neiman Marcus to accept Visa & Mastercard Nov. 1

Just in time for The Christmas Book with its fantasy gift offerings, Neiman Marcus stores are set to accept Visa and Mastercard on November 1.  Whether it be a simple eyeshadow from Tom Ford (with which they have an exclusive) or that coveted Lanvin A/W 2011 taupe with tortoise shell clasp cape, shoppers can delight at the ease of being able to use all major credit cards now at Neimans.

Karen Katz, President and Chief Executive Officer of Neiman Marcus, Inc. announced today that the company has entered into agreements with Visa Inc. and MasterCard to enable customers to use MasterCard and Visa credit, debit and prepaid cards at all 41 Neiman Marcus stores.

“We listened to our customers and heard that they wanted more flexibility in their payment choices,” said Karen Katz. “In today’s world, our customers expect an enjoyable and seamless shopping experience across all channels.  By now accepting Visa and MasterCard in our Neiman Marcus Stores as we already do online, they can shop our brands anytime, anywhere and anyplace they choose.”

  “Visa is pleased to collaborate with Neiman Marcus to bring its clientele greater payment options in its stores,” said William M. Sheedy, Group President, Americas, Visa Inc. “We look forward to helping Neiman Marcus increase customer convenience and sales, and we’re excited to become an integral part of the Neiman Marcus shopping experience as consumers gain the ability to use their Visa card at one of the most iconic retailers in the world.”

“This announcement is the latest example of how we work with our customers – merchants and issuers alike – to provide consumers with a convenient and consistent shopping experience,” said Craig Vosburg, Group Executive, U.S. Market Development, MasterCard Worldwide.  “We’re happy to join with Neiman Marcus to provide their customers with a greater choice in how they want to pay, while maximizing value of the MasterCard cards in their wallets.”

Neiman Marcus
150 Stockton Street
San Francisco CA 94108