Gilt Man Appoints Nick Wooster As Fashion Advisor
June 23, 2011 in Press Releases
New York, NY – June 23, 2011. Gilt MAN, the men's web site from Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, today announced the appointment of Nick Wooster as fashion advisor, effective immediately. In this new consulting role, Wooster will work with the Gilt MAN merchant team on trend forecasting as well as providing creative direction for the category. He will report to John Auerbach, General Manager of Gilt MAN and President of the new full-price men's retail site Park & Bond.
Gilt Opens Distribution Facility In Las Vegas, Nevada
June 20, 2011 in Press Releases
NEW YORK, NY— June 20, 2011 – Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, today announced that it has opened a distribution center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The facility, located in North Las Vegas, will house merchandise from Gilt's West Coast suppliers and improve the company's overall supply chain strategy by allowing Gilt customers to receive their orders faster.
Gilt Groupe's Upcoming Men’s Retail Site Park & Bond And GQ Announce Online Boutique
June 16, 2011 in Press Releases
New York, NY, June 16, 2011 – PARK & BOND (www.parkandbond.com), the upcoming full-price men's retail site from Gilt Groupe, Inc., and GQ announced an e-commerce strategy today. PARK & BOND will host a GQ online store that will feature a selection of products handpicked from the pages of the magazine by the editors of GQ. Beginning with the September issue, the picks will be designated in-book as well as compiled on GQ.com, driving readers directly to the GQ online store on PARK & BOND to purchase instantly.
Jason Goldberger Named General Manager For Gilt Home
June 15, 2011 in Press Releases
New York, New York, June 15, 2011 - Gilt Groupe, the leader in online luxury retail, announces the appointment of Jason Goldberger as General Manager of Gilt HOME. In this role, Goldberger will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the home business, including business strategy, merchandise and site development. Goldberger will report to Susan Lyne, Chairman of Gilt Groupe.
Gilt Groupe Announces Park & Bond As Name Of Full-Price Men’s Retail Site
June 10, 2011 in Press Releases
New York, New York, June 10, 2011 -- Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, announced today that their full-price men's retail site will be named PARK & BOND and will launch in late summer. PARK & BOND, www.parkandbond.com, will be a trusted resource for the male consumer—both for the world's best clothing, accessories, and lifestyle product, and also for advice on how men can incorporate those items into their daily life with confidence and style.
Lady Gaga Invasion On Gilt Groupe And Gilt City
May 18, 2011 in Press Releases
New York, NY – May 18, 2011. Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, and Gilt City, a subsidiary of Gilt offering exclusive access to the best in your city, announced today that they are partnering with Streamline/Interscope Records and Lady Gaga in association with the launch of her upcoming album, Born This Way, (scheduled for a worldwide release on May 23, 2011).
Ruth Reichl To Serve As Editorial Advisor Of Gilt Taste
May 18, 2011 in Press Releases
May 18th, 2011, New York, New York- Gilt Groupe, Inc., the innovative lifestyle company offering highly coveted products and experiences at insider prices, announced today the launch of its culinary site, Gilt Taste, www.gilttaste.com.
Gilt Groupe, Inc. Improves Shopping Experience With Changes To Its Shipping And Returns Policy
May 16, 2011 in Press Releases
New York, NY – May 16, 2011. Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, today announced that it has improved the shopping experience for its members by changing the company's shipping and returns policy.
Effective immediately, shipping will be reduced to a flat fee of $5.95 for UPS ground shipping no matter the size of the purchase. Returns can now be made via a USPS mailbox or a USPS drop-off location. Returns will be accepted up to 21 days after merchandise was shipped to the customer.
Gilt Groupe And Disney Consumer Products To Collaborate On Special Online "First-Look" Offers And Programs Beginning With Disney And Pixar Cars 2 Merchandise
May 11, 2011 in Press Releases
New York, NY— May 11, 2011- Gilt Groupe, the innovative online shopping destination, and Disney Consumer Products announced today they will collaborate to offer fans and parents special product sneak peeks on merchandise inspired by key Disney entertainment and franchises. The first promotion slated for May 11 at Noon on Gilt CHILDREN will be featuring an advance look at select items from the highly anticipated Disney·Pixar film Cars 2 (http://www.gilt.com/cars2).
Gilt Groupe, Inc. Announces $138 Million In New Funding
May 9, 2011 in Press Releases
NEW YORK, NY, May 9, 2011 – Gilt Groupe, Inc., an innovative online shopping destination, today announced it has raised $138 million from new and current in vestors. The new financing will be used for various growth initiatives, including acquisitions, new business categories Gilt plans to launch, as well as the acceleration of growth in existing categories and geographies.