National Processing Company, a leading provider of merchant credit card processing and a wholly owned subsidiary of National Processing, Inc., announced the renewal of a multi-year credit card processing agreement with Pep Boys. Under the terms of the agreement, NPC will provide Pep Boys authorization and settlement services for all credit and debit card transactions.
Pep Boys is the nation’s leading full-service automotive aftermarket retail and service chain with nearly 6,500 service bays, 12.9 million square feet of retail space, and 1.9 million square feet of warehouse space. They serve all four automotive aftermarket segments: the do-it-yourself, do-it-for- me, buy-for-resale and replacement tires; and pride themselves on providing the best customer service and the highest quality service work available anywhere.
“NPC has maintained a long-term relationship with Pep Boys underscoring the importance that we place on providing premier service and quality products, said Mark D. Pyke, executive vice president of Merchant Services for NPC. “Pep Boys has benefited from NPC’s expertise in the industry and the economies of scale we provide.”
“We have relied on NPC to provide cost-effective merchant processing solutions that fits right in line with the way we do business,” said James Monyak, controller of Pep Boys. “Partnering with NPC has allowed us to focus on issues critical to our business, without sacrificing any control or quality of our payment system. Fast, efficient, hassle-free checkout is paramount in our business and NPC’s solution exceeds our customers’ expectations.”
About Pep Boys
Pep Boys, who is celebrating its 80th anniversary this year, operates 629 stores and over 6,500 service bays in 36 states and Puerto Rico. Along with its vehicle repair and maintenance capabilities, the company also serves the commercial auto parts delivery market and is one of the leading sellers of replacement tires in the United States. Customers can find the nearest location by calling 800-PEP-BOYS or by visiting .
About National Processing, Inc.
National Processing, Inc. through its wholly owned operating subsidiary, National Processing Company (NPC(R)) is a leading provider of merchant credit card processing. National Processing is 86 percent owned by National City Corporation (NYSE: NCC) ( ), a Cleveland based $94 billion financial holding company. NPC supports over 600,000 merchant locations, representing nearly one out of every five Visa(R) and MasterCard(R) transactions processed nationally. NPC’s card processing solutions offer superior levels of service and performance and assist merchants in lowering their total cost of card acceptance through our world-class people, technology and service. Additional information regarding National Processing can be obtained at .Details