Loblaw to merge two loyalty cards

Consumers will soon have one less loyalty card in their wallets.
   
 Loblaw Companies says starting in February, it will merge Shoppers Optimum points and P-C Plus points under a new program at equal value, to be called P-C Optimum.

The food and pharmacy giant, which acquired Shoppers Drug Mart in 2014, says consumers will continue collecting points until February 1st at which time collectors' points will carry over to the new program.