PHOENIX -- Smitty's Super Valu here has begun accepting the American Express charge card, joining a small but growing group of retailers offering the payment option.
chases totaling $50 or more.
Marc Weidinger, vice president of marketing for Smitty's, said frequent consumer requests for the card were a main reason the retailer decided to accept American Express. Smitty's already accepts MasterCard, Visa and Discover cards.
"American Express is new for us," he said.