20 May 2010
Octopus Automatic Add Value
Brings You PAUL & JOE Special Octopus Promotion
(Hong Kong, 20 May 2010) There is now one more reason to
link your Octopus cards or products with the Octopus Automatic
Add Value Service (AAVS)! From 24 May to 15 July 2010, Octopus
users who register, apply for and then make the first top-up
with Octopus AAVS on or before 15 August can enjoy a fabulous
one-time offer, which includes a not-for-public-sale PAUL
& JOE Special Octopus and other exquisite gifts,
bringing you a combination of convenience and glamour.
To enjoy this irresistible offer, simply call the Octopus
AAVS Application Hotline on 2266 2338 to register for this
promotion. Customers can then choose to apply for AAVS through
the same hotline, online, by fax or at one of the participating
financial institutions in Hong Kong*.
Successful applicants who top up their Octopus through AAVS
before 15 August 2010 will receive a tremendous collection
of gifts. They include a PAUL & JOE Special Octopus, a
PAUL & JOE BEAUTE complimentary Moisturizing Skincare
trial kit and 20% discount offer. The top 1,000 subscribers
reloaded with the highest sum via AAVS are also eligible for
a PAUL & JOE Lip Lacquer, subject to a minimum spending
requirement at the designated PAUL & JOE BEAUTE Shops
or Counters**. The highly sought-after PAUL & JOE Special
Octopus brings the sparkling design of the PAUL & JOE
identity to your daily life and is only available via this
Octopus AAVS offer, making it a not-to-be-missed collectible.
Octopus AAVS is currently provided by over 20 banks and card-issuing
companies and is available for all Octopus products. Whenever
the stored value in the AAVS-enabled Octopus reaches zero
or a negative balance, the Octopus will be automatically reloaded
with either HK$500 or HK$250, subject to the customer's choice.
Each Octopus can be auto-reloaded once a day and the reloaded
amount will be deducted from the customer's designated account.
Customers are also entitled to the Lost Octopus Reporting
Service. In addition, credit card issuers give bonus points
or cash rebates for AAVS transactions allowing customers to
earn points or cash bonuses even faster than before.
Like all Octopus products, the PAUL & JOE Special Octopus
can be used on public transport and at many retail outlets
across Hong Kong. They can be used to apply for the Octopus
AAVS and registered for the Octopus Rewards Programme to earn
Reward$. For terms and conditions of Sold Octopus, please
visit the Octopus website at www.octopus.com.hk,
or call the Octopus Customer Service Hotline on 2266 2222.
Below is a list of banks and card-issuing companies in Hong
Kong offering to link AAVS with your credit card account:
** PAUL & JOE BEAUTE
Flagship Shop -
B2-210B, K11 Art Mall, Hanoi Road, Tsimshatsui 2890
LEVEL 2, SHOP 09, Langham Place, Mongkok 3514 9238
Lane Crawford Times Square 3583 2238
UG/F, Festival Walk, Kowloon Tong 2265 7676
About Octopus Cards Limited
Launched in 1997, Hong Kong's Octopus is the world's leading and most extensive smart card payment system, with over 2,500 service providers across different businesses including public transport, parking, retail, vending and kiosks, schools and leisure facilities, and access control for residential and commercial buildings, with over 50,000 Octopus readers deployed in the market. Merchants and Octopus holders embrace Octopus for both its simplicity and its convenience. Today, more than 20 million Octopus cards and products are in circulation, and the system handles over 11 million transactions a day, with transaction value exceeding HK$100 million. In recent years, Octopus has started to export its unique experience and technology overseas, offering consultancy services for parties from different parts of the world. Additional information can be found at www.octopus.com.hk.
From 24 May to 15 July 2010, customers who register, apply
for and make the first top-up with the Octopus Automatic Add
Value Service on or before 15 August will be eligible for
a fabulous one-time offer, which includes a PAUL & JOE
Special Octopus (pictured), bringing you a combination of
convenience and glamour.