Cargills Bank has partnered with Ria Money Transfer (“Ria”), one of the world’s leading money transfer companies, to enhance and strengthen its remittance services.
The partnership provides customers worldwide the convenience of sending money in minutes through Ria’s overseas locations to beneficiaries in Sri Lanka.
Beneficiaries can now collect cash remittances from 17 Cargills Bank branches and at over 330 Cargills Food City outlets island wide.
In addition, for a limited time Cargills Bank will be offering beneficiaries a 5% discount on their Cargills Food City purchases when they collect cash remittances at any Cargills Food City outlet, open between 8am and 10pm, 365 days of the year. For further details regarding the 5% discount please visit www.cargillsbank.com
“We are pleased to tie up with Ria and we are confident that this partnership will add value and deliver a superior service proposition to Sri Lankan citizens across the globe,” said Buddhika Perera, Head of Retail Banking at Cargills Bank.
“Remittance inflows to Sri Lanka have contributed immensely to the macro and micro-economic development of the country. With wide access to Cargills Food City outlets throughout the island, we believe our partnership with Ria will further boost these initiatives.”
Ria’s President and CEO, Juan Bianchi, added, “Ria is committed to expanding its network in Sri Lanka. With Cargills Bank and their well-located Cargills Food City outlets, we are extending our reach and providing beneficiaries with more convenient options to collect their Ria remittances. We look forward to a successful partnership with Cargills Bank.”
Ria, a subsidiary of Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: EEFT), is a global leader in money remittances. Ria offers fast, secure, affordable money transfers through a network of approximately 332,000 global agents spanning 146 countries and online at www.riamoneytransfer.com. The company is steadfast in its commitment to its customers and remains ingrained within the communities in which they live.
Cargills is a brand that has been faithfully serving Sri Lankans for 174 years, built on a foundation of values and ethics.
True to this heritage and the ethos of ‘Banking on the Human Spirit’, Cargills Bank is taking banking to the masses by being inclusive and accessible. The amazing Cargills Cash Savings
Account is available at over 330 Cargills Food City outlets – allowing you to do grocery shopping and banking at the same place at your convenience. The Cargills Bank Debit Card with special offers is now a ‘must have’ for discerning customers.
Cargills Bank’s Head Office is in Colpetty with branches at Maitland Crescent, Maharagama, Old Moor Street, Wattala, Kandy, Peradeniya, Nuwara Eliya, Ratnapura, Thanamalwila, Matara, Galle, Kurunegala, Kaduruwela, Vavuniya, Chunnakam, and Jaffna.