Leading Pet Supply Retailer Enhances Online and Catalog Shopping with the Convenience of Bill Me Later
Orlando, Fla.-ACCM 2008, Booth #1021-May 19, 2008-Bill Me Later, Inc. today announced that Drs. Foster and Smith, a leading provider of pet supplies and information, is now offering its customers the ability to pay for online and catalog purchases with Bill Me Later®. By selecting Bill Me Later at checkout, customers of Drs. Foster and Smith will no longer need to provide their credit card information on the Web or via phone.
For a limited time, Drs. Foster and Smith is offering customers no payments for 90 days on purchases of $150 or more made with Bill Me Later.
"We took many factors into consideration when evaluating alternative payment options, including ROI, ease of implementation, flexibility and marketing opportunities," said Gordon Magee, head of Internet marketing and data analysis at Drs. Foster and Smith. "Bill Me Later was the clear choice. It brings all of these benefits to the table, and is a nimble partner that will meet our payments marketing needs."
Bill Me Later, Inc. allows retailers to simplify the payment experience to capture lost sales, increase customer loyalty and maximize profits. Through a single implementation of its Bill Me Later product suite, merchants gain access to a set of technology solutions, including Bill Me Later and its unique, integrated marketing programs and consumer offers; Bill Me Later® Business; and a private label credit card program.
"Drs. Foster and Smith is admired for delivering veterinarian-selected products and information discerning customers have come to rely on," said Vince Talbert, vice president of marketing at Bill Me Later, Inc. "Bill Me Later complements this experience, allowing Drs. Foster and Smith to extend the quality and convenience of their brand through to the checkout process."
About Drs. Foster and Smith
Doctors Foster and Smith, a privately owned company, is the #1 catalog and online seller of pet supplies and pharmaceuticals in the industry. Doctors Foster and Smith is known for empowering pet owners by providing extensive veterinarian-supported advice, proprietary information and quality pet products, serving millions of pet owners from coast to coast. Dr. Race Foster and Dr. Marty Smith have become the nation`s foremost authorities on pet wellness, pet care and pet-owner education, earning an unmatched reputation for the scope of their veterinary expertise on dogs, cats, fish, birds, reptiles, pond life, small animals and equine. For more information, visit DrsFosterSmith.com and PetEducation.com.
About Bill Me Later, Inc.
Bill Me Later, Inc. is a rapidly growing technology company helping to connect leading merchants with high value customers by improving the purchase experience. Bill Me Later, Inc.`s payment and marketing technology solutions help establish and maintain trusted relationships between hundreds of top tier retailers and high value customers at the point-of-sale. Millions of consumers rely on the safety and convenience of Bill Me Later, Inc.`s payment solutions when shopping online, via phone and in-store. The solutions are the first new payment methods since credit cards to be so broadly available within the United States. For more information, visit www.billmelater.com.
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