Alliance Data Systems Corp., a provider of transaction, credit and marketing services, said yesterday that it signed a multi-year renewal agreement to continue providing private-label credit card services for leading specialty retailers the Dress Barn Inc. and Maurices Inc.
Dress Barn operates more than 785 locations in 45 states, catering to value-conscious career women and selling moderate- to higher-end apparel and accessories. In January, Dress Barn acquired Maurices, which operates more than 475 stores in 39 states and sells quality, on-trend apparel targeting young adults.
Dress Barn and Maurices have been clients of Dallas-based Alliance Data Systems since 1993 and 2001, respectively. Alliance will continue providing services including private-label credit card issuance, account acquisition and activation, receivables funding, card authorization, statement generation, remittance processing, marketing services and customer service functions.
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