SEATTLE, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockerz, the leader in rewarded social expression, today announced the launch of a special-edition boutique from its friends at PLNDR. Beginning today through Friday, December 16, PLNDR members who join Lockerz will receive 500 bonus PTZ and 2500 PTZ toward their first purchase. These PTZ amount to discounts of approximately 50% on Lockerz and PLNDR brands such as Genetic Denim, Jules Smith jewelry, MATT & NAT handbags, Motel, Analog, Crooks & Castles, and ARTFUL DODGER.
"Both Lockerz and PLNDR are passionate about youth culture and fashion," said Kathy Savitt, founder and CEO of Lockerz. "We are delighted to offer PLNDR members the power of PTZ as they kick off the holiday shopping season."
"This partnership introduces the PLNDR.com experience to a large new audience in Lockerz' millions of members," said Leandrew Robinson, business development manager of PLNDR. "Not to mention giving our existing members a special infusion of Lockerz bonus PTZ, just for being a part of the PLNDR family."
Lockerz was built from the ground up to serve the needs of Gen Z reward them for social expression. PTZ (points) are the discount fuel of Lockerz – the ultimate rewards program. Members earn PTZ in more than 10 ways, including watching videos, uploading photos, answering "Dailies" (witty and provocative one-question polls), or just logging in. These PTZ can then be used to drive down the prices of popular brands offered in the Lockerz Shop, or on special daily offers in the site's Dealz section.
Based in Seattle, Lockerz' mission is to be the homepage for men and women ages 13 to 30, building a community of more than 45 million unique visitors monthly and tastemakers who love to shop, play and connect on the Web. Lockerz rewards members for doing what they love online, offering major discounts on the coolest fashions, electronics, music and more. Members earn PTZ® (Points) by watching videos, listening to music and inviting friends. Lockerz PTZ are then used to lower the prices of merchandise at-will. Lockerz was founded by former technology and retail executive Kathy Savitt, and is backed by Liberty Media Corporation, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, DAG Ventures and Live Nation Entertainment. For more information about Lockerz, please visit www.lockerz.com.
PLNDR is Karmaloop.com's exclusive, members-only online boutique hosts limited time sales, offering the best in premium street-wear apparel and lifestyle brands at prices up to 80% off. In less than 18 months PLNDR has reached over 700,000 engaged members, 3 million visitors a month and looks to experience three times fold by end of 2011. PLNDR sells over 250 streetwear and lifestyle brands that blends hip-hop, skate and good fashion to represent youth culture. For more information on PLNDR.com please visit www.plndr.com.
Eugene Oh for Lockerz
Leandrew Robinson for PLNDR