COLUMBUS - Women's apparel retailer Coldwater Creek has signed a long-term agreement for Columbus-based Alliance Data Retail Services to launch a store-brand credit card and manage the retailer's existing co-brand credit-card program.

August 5, 2013

COLUMBUS -Women's apparel retailer Coldwater Creek has signed a long-term agreement for Columbus-based Alliance Data Retail Services to launch a store-brand credit card and manage the retailer's existing co-brand credit-card program.

Alliance Data, which manages credit-card programs for more than 120 other retailers, including HSN, J. Crew and Pier 1 Imports, plans to acquire Coldwater Creek's existing co-brand credit-card portfolio from the current issuer at a later time.