Retail Council of Canada Members Continue to Benefit from Chase Paymentech’s Preferred Rates, Processing Solutions and Industry Expertise

January 30, 2014

The Retail Council of Canada (RCC) announced today that it has renewed its exclusive agreement with Chase Paymentech, a leading global merchant acquirer, payment processor and subsidiary of JPMorgan Chase & Co., and maintained Chase Paymentech as the provider of choice for payment processing solutions to its members across Canada. The renewal agreement is for three years.

“For more than a decade, Chase Paymentech has been a trusted resource for RCC’s members,” said Nick Samurkas, president, Chase Paymentech Canada. “Our long-standing partnership with the RCC reinforces our commitment to meeting the payment requirements of retailers, from independent storefronts to large companies.”

RCC members can continue to access preferred credit and debit card processing rates, obtain payment solutions that support a variety of point-of-sale and e-commerce environments, participate in gift card programs and receive industry experience from Chase Paymentech.

“We are proud to continue our relationship with a best-in-class merchant acquirer and payment provider that delivers secure, reliable and retail-specific payment processing products and solutions that support the needs of Retail Council of Canada small, mid and large merchant members from coast to coast,” said Diane J. Brisebois, President and CEO of Retail Council of Canada.

RCC members who want to learn more about the benefits that Chase Paymentech provides can call (888) 317-9516 or visit

About Retail Council of Canada
Retail Council of Canada (RCC) has been the Voice of Retail in Canada since 1963. We speak for an industry that touches the daily lives of Canadians in every corner of the country – by providing jobs, career opportunities, and by investing in the communities we serve. RCC is a not-for-profit, industry-funded association representing more than 45,000 store fronts of all retail formats across Canada, including department, specialty, discount, and independent stores, and online merchants. RCC is a strong advocate for retailing in Canada and works with all levels of government and other stakeholders to support employment growth and career opportunities in retail, to promote and sustain retail investments in communities from coast-to-coast, and to enhance consumer choice and industry competitiveness. RCC also provides its members with a full range of services and programs including education and training, benchmarking and best practices, networking, advocacy, and industry information.

About Chase Paymentech
Chase Paymentech, the global payment processing and merchant acquiring business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), is a leading provider of payment, fraud, data security and loyalty solutions, capable of authorizing transactions in more than 130 currencies. The company’s proprietary platforms enable integrated solutions for all payment types, including credit, debit, prepaid stored value and electronic check processing; as well as alternative and mobile payment options. Chase Paymentech has combined proven payment technology with a long legacy of merchant advocacy that creates quantifiable value for companies large and small. In 2013, Chase Paymentech processed 35.6 billion transactions with a value of $750.1 billion.  More information can be found at