Gilt Press Room: Press Releases

Hudson’s Bay Company Closes Previously Announced Acquisition of Gilt

TORONTO and NEW YORK, (February 1, 2016) – (All amounts in US dollars) – Hudson's Bay Company ("HBC" or the "Company") (TSX: HBC) is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed the previously announced acquisition (the "Acquisition") of Gilt Groupe Holdings, Inc. ("Gilt") for $250 million.

Hudson's Bay Company to Acquire Gilt

TORONTO and NEW YORK, (January 7, 2016) – (All amounts in US dollars) – Hudson's Bay Company ("HBC" or the "Company") (TSX: HBC) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Gilt Groupe Holdings, Inc. ("Gilt") for $250 million in cash, subject to customary requirements.

This transaction reflects HBC's ongoing focus on advancing its all-channel model while continuing to grow its successful off-price business through the integration of Gilt with Saks OFF 5TH locations.

Gilt.com Unveils Gilt Travel To Offer Exclusive Prices on Luxury Getaways

NEW YORK, December 28, 2015 -- Gilt.com, the innovative online shopping destination, today announced the launch of Gilt Travel (www.GiltTravel.com), featuring a curated selection of upscale hotel stays at up to 70% off. Gilt Travel is powered by Secret Escapes, the flash sales site for affordable luxury travel.

Gilt Continues to Transform Mobile Shopping with Addition of Apple Pay

New York, NY — December 14, 2015— Fresh off the release of the "Gilt on TV" app for the new Apple TV, Gilt, the innovative online shopping destination, today announced the launch of Apple Pay for its "Gilt" app on iPhone and iPad. Gilt continues to modernize how consumers shop with the addition of Apple Pay's secure, fast and convenient checkout process.

Gilt.com Unveils ‘Gilt on TV’ App for Apple TV Featuring Exclusive New Features

New York, New York – October 30, 2015 – Gilt, www.gilt.com, the innovative online shopping destination, today announced the launch of Gilt on TV, the Gilt app for the all-new Apple TV®. Gilt on TV boasts a more streamlined look and feel, a new "Buy Now" functionality, and the ability for users to view rich, detailed product photos more quickly.

Gilt.com Launches Gilt By Appointment

NEW YORK, NY – September 1, 2015 – Gilt, www.gilt.com, the innovative online shopping destination, has announced the launch of Gilt by Appointment, a new appointment-based in-person shopping experience exclusive to Gilt members. With the help of a personal stylist, members will be able to try on and shop a curated assortment of designer apparel, shoes and accessories in an intimate showroom setting located within Gilt's New York City midtown office.

Statement From GILT Regarding CODEPINK Press Release

New York, NY, November 17, 2014 – In response to a press release issued by the organization CODEPINK on October 28, 2014, Gilt issues the following statement:

Gilt did not cease to sell Ahava products as a result of the actions of CODEPINK. Gilt is a flash sales website and offers products on a limited time basis, and while we are not currently selling Ahava products, we may determine to do so in the future.

Gilt.com Teams Up with Michael Bastian to Launch the MB Chronowing

New York, NY – November 7, 2014 – Gilt.com, the innovative online shopping destination, is teaming up with designer Michael Bastian to offer members a luxury watch with smart technology. The MB Chronowing redefines the classic timepiece with a modern technology twist, blending impeccable design and superior craftsmanship with innovative technology to fit today's active lifestyles. The MB Chronowing launches exclusively on Gilt today, Friday, November 7, 2014 at noon EST at www.gilt.com/MBXHP and retails for $349. 

GILT Appoints Clay Cowan as Chief Marketing Officer

NEW YORK, NY, October 20, 2014 – Gilt.com, the innovative online shopping destination, announced today the appointment of Clay Cowan to Chief Marketing Officer.Mr. Cowan will join Gilt on November 10, 2014, reporting to CEO Michelle Peulso.

Gilt.com Teams Up with Michael Bastian to Launch Luxury Watch with Smart Technology

New York, NY – July 31, 2014 – Gilt.com, the innovative online shopping destination, is teaming up with designer Michael Bastian to offer members a luxury watch with smart technology. The Michael Bastian Smartwatch redefines the classic timepiece with a modern technology twist, blending impeccable design and superior craftsmanship with innovative technology to fit today's active lifestyles. The Michael Bastian Smartwatch launches exclusively on Gilt this fall at www.gilt.com/MBXHP. 

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