, NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 29 – As the festive season draws to a close and the back to school rush begins, regional retail chain Nakumatt Holdings has announced the commencement of its unique smart points redemption program for school fees cheques.
The redemption program is one of the numerous benefits extended to loyal Nakumatt Smart cardholders who can now redeem their accumulated smart points for school fees cheques drawn in favour of the shopper’s school of choice.
Going by previous experiences, Nakumatt Holdings will in the next few weeks draw out school fees cheques valued at more than Sh40million to more than 4,500 public and private schools countrywide.
Speaking in Nairobi, Nakumatt Holdings Managing Director Atul Shah confirmed that the firm has embarked on the project to assist their loyal customers ahead of the expected back to school rush, which comes hot on the heels of the festive season shopping rush.
While commenting on the redemption plan for school fees program, Shah explained that the program is open to all shoppers including those who may not necessarily have school going children. Such shoppers in keeping with the festive season may choose to redeem their points in favour of a needy friend, domestic workers, family and colleagues.
“The Nakumatt smart points for school fees redemption programme is an effective avenue to extend your gratitude to your neighbour, domestic staff, or even colleague and will go a long way in relieving them of their school fees burden,” Shah noted.
And added: “All Nakumatt Smart Card holders are encouraged to routinely redeem their accumulated points at every start of a school term as part of their value added benefits for shopping at Nakumatt.”
Nakumatt Smart Card holders enjoy various benefits, which include discounts, earning extra points on purchase of products and higher redemption value for products during specific offer periods. In addition, with Nakumatt Visa Credit card, customers can now earn points whenever they use their credit cards worldwide.