TOKYO, Oct 2, 2015 - JCB Co., Ltd. ("JCB"), the only international payment brand based in Japan, is pleased to announce that it will be sponsoring the new "The Flying Dinosaur" attraction that will open in Universal Studios Japan's Jurassic Park area in the spring of 2016.
JCB has participated in a wide variety of tieup marketing with Universal Studios Japan as the corporate marketing partner and the official card of the theme park. Now JCB will be sponsoring "The Flying Dinosaur" to provide added value and even more satisfaction to customers.
Universal Studios Japan delivers world class entertainment that draws visitors from throughout Japan and from neighboring countries as well, while the JCB brand provides a worldwide payment network infrastructure. JCB is working to strengthen tieup marketing with Universal Studios Japan in order to leverage these assets to the best advantage and to create unique JCB value. JCB is having promotions for over 20 million JCB cardmembers outside Japan in order to bring more customers to Universal Studios Japan and enhance services for foreign tourists in Japan, collaborating with major travel agencies, card issuers and other partners.
Sample image of "The Flying Dinosaur"
JCB is a global payment brand and a leading credit card issuer and acquirer in Japan. JCB launched its card business in Japan in 1961 and began expanding worldwide in 1981. Its acceptance network includes about 29 million merchants and over a million cash advance locations in 190 countries and territories. JCB cards are now issued in 19 countries and territories, with more than 89 million cardmembers. As part of its international growth strategy, JCB has formed alliances with more than 350 leading banks and financial institutions globally to increase merchant coverage and card-member base. As a comprehensive payment solution provider, JCB commits to providing responsive and high-quality service and products to all customers worldwide. More information about JCB is also available on the website: www.jcbcorporate.com/english
Note: JCB statistics are as of the end of March 2015.
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