Articles Tagged ‘Gilt Groupe’


Gilt Groupe launches mobile sales series to bolster revenue

June 24, 2013

Gilt Groupe is kicking off its Summer Must Haves mobile sales series and letting consumers shop exclusive looks and fashion items via its mcommerce applications.

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65pc of digital luxury shoppers access a retailer’s mobile site while in-store: ForeSee

January 16, 2013

Sixty-five percent of visitors to 13 high-end ecommerce sites report using their mobile device in-store to visit the retailer’s Web site, while 39 percent access a competitor’s site, according to a new survey by ForeSee.

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Cartier, Hermès target ultra-affluent readers of DuJour winter issue

November 30, 2012

Lexus, David Yurman, Audemars Piguet, Cartier and Hermès are among the advertisers that make up the 87 ad pages in the second issue of high-society publication DuJour to target the pool of affluent readers.

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Gilt Groupe positioned as marketing platform for luxury brands, says cofounder

May 2, 2012

NEW YORK – Strong retailer partnerships are crucial to marketing to young consumers, especially if brands want to be acknowledged as a marketing entity, according to Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, cofounder and chief merchandising officer of Gilt Groupe, a panelist at Aberdeen Research’s Third Annual Retail and Consumer Marketing Summit.

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Gilt Groupe encourages international mobile buys via discounted shipping

April 20, 2012

Flash-sale online retailer Gilt Groupe is flaunting its international shipping abilities by extending its mobile shopping applications and mobile site to a worldwide audience, which could directly boost sales.

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New ultra-luxury publication proves potential for ad campaign leverage

April 13, 2012

Former Niche Media CEO Jason Binn will publish a new magazine this fall in collaboration with Gilt Groupe, a venture that advertisers should take note of for future print campaign placements.

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Gilt Groupe’s woes may signify overall slump in flash-sale industry

January 25, 2012

Luxury flash-sale site Gilt Groupe’s recent lay-offs and office closings are leading some in the luxury industry to question the longevity of the flash-sale business.

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How to hold on to Gen-Y employees: WWD CEO Summit

November 16, 2011

NEW YORK – Even big-name luxury retailers are having trouble understanding their Generation Y employees who have higher expectations than any preceding generation in the workforce, according to a panel at the WWD Apparel and Retail CEO Summit 2011.

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Why the scramble for luxury menswear?

November 14, 2011

At one point taking a backseat to the much-more-hyped women’s apparel, luxury menswear is now the most quickly-rising and lucrative segment of the industry, causing female-centric designers to pay more attention to the other half of the population.

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Jetsetter bolsters iPhone app with trip planner, 360-degree image rotation

August 31, 2011

Gilt Groupe flash-sale site Jetsetter is increasing the appeal of its iPhone application with a trip-planning feature, 360-degree tours and push notifications.

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