Great news for those who prefer to buy their Apple products from Power Mac Center!
In partnership with ACE, a global leader in insurance and reinsurance serving a diverse group of clients, Power Mac Center now gives customers who buy a MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, Mac Mini, iPod Touch, iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle an option to avail of an exclusive insurance package to protect their iDevice from accidental damage and even theft.
Read the full press release courtesy of Power Mac Center Philippines --
Power Mac Center, ACE Insurance launch ‘Save Mac’ program
Power Mac Center (PMC), a chain of reliable retail shops and service providers of Apple products and premium accessories in the country, and ACE Insurance Company of North America (ACE Insurance), a member of the ACE Group of Companies®, global leaders in insurance and re-insurance, today announced their partnership to launch “Save Mac,” an innovative and exclusive service available only to Power Mac Center customers.
Dealing with the inconvenience of costly repairs or replacing stolen devices are now things of the past. Since February 8, 2011, customers who buy a MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, Mac Mini, iPod shuffle, iPod nano and iPod touch at any PMC store can now choose to protect their devices from accidental damage and theft.
Customers may register and avail themselves the SAVE MAC PLUS (12) MONTHS Accidental Damage & Theft Coverage with a built-in FREE 30-Days Accidental Damage Cover OR the FREE 30-Day Accidental Damage Coverage all under the “Save Mac” program. Coverage starts immediately and enrolment is quick and hassle- free.
The insurance conveniently allows for a quick repair and replacement of Apple products which include Macs and iPods in cases of sudden and unforeseen accidental physical damage & theft during the period of insurance.
Power Mac Center Marketing Manager Joey Alvarez said, “Through “Save Mac”, we are glad to treat our customers with free protection from the risks of their device being damaged. We offer the program in partnership with ACE Insurance, one of the world’s most reliable insurance companies distinguished for its underwriting expertise, superior claims handling and global franchise. It is our way to thank and better serve our loyal customers.”
A pleasant surprise awaits customers who choose to buy the 12-month coverage. The latest device location and recovery software, Covered-IT will be installed on their device, giving them maximum protection and security without any additional cost.
Said Maurice Hilario, ACE Insurance’s Business Development Head for Specialty Personal Lines, “ACE Insurance takes great pride in being able to provide a device protection insurance program for Power Mac Center clients. We are very excited and optimistic that the “Save Mac” program will be a re-sounding success and Power Mac Center clients will now have peace of mind from device worries caused by accidental damage and theft outside of device warranty.”
For more information about this service and other offers by Power Mac Center, visit their stores at Greenbelt 3, The Annex at SM City North EDSA, TriNoma, SM City Marikina, SM Megamall, Power Plant Mall, SM Mall of Asia, and Festival Supermall.
I've just emailed PMC's PR agency for pricing details of the insurance package. I'll update this post with it in a while.
UPDATE as of 6:12 PM, February 14, 2011:
As promised, here's the price schedule of PMC's Save Mac Insurance Program --