Meanwhile, PayPal acquires mobile payments firm Paydient.
New retailers at the American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping Mall include Brooks Brothers, DirecTV.com, Apple.com and LLBean.com.
American Airlines has added 30 retailers to its AAdvantage eShopping mall, bringing the total number of merchants to more than 80, American reported this week. Shoppers who buy through the mall earn AAdvantage miles. New retailers at the mall include Brooks Brothers, DirecTV.com, Apple.com and LLBean.com.
To promote the mall, American Airlines is offering double miles on purchases through Sept. 30.
American Airlines AAdvantage program has more than 48 million members and 1,500 participating companies.