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Clark Brands, LLC and Wright Express Reach Agreement on New Fleet Services Card
SOUTH PORTLAND, MAINE and NAPERVILLE, IL(October 28, 2004) - Clark Brands, LLC and Wright Express announced today that they have entered into an agreement to issue the Clark Fleet Services Card to commercial and fleet accounts throughout Clark's market area. The new Clark Fleet Services card is being rolled out now to all current Clark fleet and commercial customers and is already accepted at all Clark branded locations.
“The Clark Fleet Services Card will replace Clark Brands' current Fleet card program (also with Wright Express) with an enhanced product that benefits our Licensees, their Dealers and our commercial and fleet customers alike,” said Karl Goodhouse, Clark Brands' president. “This new product gives our Licensees the ability to offer a powerful tool to commercial accounts – a combination of flexibility, security and savings that's a winning combination. And the good news for our Licensees and their Dealers is that the transition is seamless ...they can begin accepting this card immediately.”
The new Clark Fleet Services Card has all the features and benefits that users of the current Clark Fleet card receive today plus a number of new features and benefits The new Card includes a Wright Express logo in the bottom right hand corner allowing Clark and Clark Licensees to offer more benefits and features to commercial customers in their market area. These include acceptance at more than 20,000 service, maintenance and repair locations and acceptance at all other locations where Wright Express is accepted.
“We are pleased that Clark Brands has chosen to continue a long-standing relationship with Wright Express that dates back many years,” said Michael Dubyak, president of Wright Express. “This new product offers commercial accounts and fleets powerful new tools and expanded acceptance to manage their fleets and fuel costs.”
The rollout of the Clark Fleet Services Card is underway and will be complete by the end of October. New cards are being mailed to current Clark Fleet customers who can begin using them immediately in place of their current cards.
About Wright Express
South Portland-based Wright Express is the leading provider of fleet charge cards to the fleet maintenance and fueling industry with its cards accepted at more than 160,000 locations. Wright Express also provides information management, payment processing, and financial services to fleets through card partnerships with oil companies and fleet management companies. Through its own universal card program, its partners' card programs and its MasterCard program, Wright Express has more than 4.5 million commercial cards in its markets. Wright Express LLC, a subsidiary of Cendant Corp., employs more than 600 people at its headquarters in South Portland, Maine and its subsidiary in Salt Lake City, UT. For more information about Wright Express, please visit www.wrightexpress.com.
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