Air Miles Platinum Merchants

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Rexall accepts American Express® Cards!

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*At participating merchant locations in Canada that currently accept American Express Cards.

  1. Earn Rate (American Express AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card and American Express AIR MILES®* Reserve Credit Card) - You can earn AIR MILES reward miles for eligible retail purchases at American Express merchants in Canada as follows:
    • 1 reward mile for every $10 at AIR MILES Sponsors. Visit the eligible sponsor list at americanexpress.ca/airmilessponsors. List is subject to change without notice.
    • 1 reward mile for every $10 at (i) stand-alone gasoline stations for automobiles, (ii) stand-alone grocery stores, and (iii) stand-alone drugstores. Purchases at merchants where gas, grocery and pharmacy sales are not their primary business (including superstores, wholesale clubs, alcohol retailers and general merchandise retailers) and purchases at sponsors do not qualify for the earn rate in this category.
    • 1 reward mile for every $15 of other card purchases.Merchants are typically assigned codes and categorized based on what they sell. Earn rate of 1 reward mile for every $15 applies if the merchant code is not in an eligible category, the purchase is made using an electronic wallet or is not made directly from the provider of the good or service, e.g. through a third party or by using a mobile device (e.g. smart phone) with an attached card reader. Provided your account is in good standing, reward miles can be earned on eligible purchases less returns and other credits. Funds advances, interest, fees, balance transfers, Amex cheques and charges for travellers cheques and foreign currencies are not purchases and do not earn reward miles.
  2. With participating American Express contactless merchants and Apple Pay in app purchases on eligible devices. Transaction limits may apply.

    Contactless available in-store at participating Co-op Gas Bars, Petro Canada, Shell Canada and Ultramar locations. Not available at pay-at-the-pump.

Air Miles Sponsors – see below for a list of provinces in which each sponsor is available

Irving Oil – New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island
Jean Coutu – New Brunswick, Ontario, Quebec
Lowe’s – Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Metro - Ontario
Rexall – Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, North West Territories, Ontario, Saskatchewan
Safeway – Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan
Shell Canada - National
Sobeys - National
Staples - National