SEATTLE, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, zulily, the online retailer obsessed with bringing special finds every day to its customers, announces the launch of its zulily branded credit card in partnership with Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF), a premier consumer financial services company. For the first-time ever, zulily will launch a private label credit card program allowing its customers a new way to purchase great products at great prices, from its daily assortment of more than 100 events and 9,000 styles launching each and every day.
The zulily branded credit card launches with cardholder benefits such as Smart-pay, currently available for all approved cardholders allowing for flexible payment options. With Smart-pay, cardholders can purchase and own the item now and pay for it in 3 monthly payments.
"We are obsessed with making each and every one of our customers a passionate fan of the zulily brand, and constantly strive to deliver on and enhance our customer experience. The launch of our zulily credit card is just one special way we will continue to surprise and delight our customers," said Darrell Cavens, President and CEO of zulily. "With roughly 93% of purchases coming from existing customers, 1 we believe they will be delighted with a new financing option and compelling customer benefits that provides added value to their daily shopping experience."
"By offering zulily customers with a new zulily branded payment option, we provide customers with a more comprehensive shopping experience," said Curtis Howse, SVP and General Manager, Diversified Client Group, Synchrony Financial. "Online retailers and shoppers are continuously seeking out more convenient, fast and easy ways to shop and make purchases. "
'Tis almost the season for shopping, singing and celebrating with loved ones, but all this fun often comes with stress-filled days and stretched out nights. To ease the overall pocketbook burden, in addition to offering an ever-changing product assortment up to 70% off, starting September 21st, zulily is offering the opportunity for fans to sign-up for the zulily branded credit card via a special Facebook post and associated link. From now until Friday, September 22, 2017 at 11:59 PM (PT), individuals who sign-up, and are approved by Synchrony Bank, via the link in this Facebook post, will receive free shipping for a year! 2 Additionally, zulily fans are encouraged to tag family and friends in the Facebook post, and share with their own social networks to help spread the joy. To learn more about the zulily branded credit card, visit zulily.com/creditcard for more information on cardholder benefits and card terms.
1As of Q217 2Free standard shipping is only available in the continental United States and excludes all shipments made to Alaska, Hawaii, APO/DPO/FPO addresses with US zip codes, all commonwealths and territories, and any international locations. Free shipping offer available only for residents of the United States, its territories and the District of Columbia. See https://www.zulily.com/unlimited-terms-v2 for free shipping details. See https://www.zulily.com/creditcardFSdetails for full offer terms.
About zulily, llc zulily (http://www.zulily.com) is a retailer obsessed with bringing customers special finds at incredible prices every day. zulily features an ever-changing, always delightful collection of clothing, home décor, toys, gifts and more––for the whole family. Unique products from up-and-coming brands are featured alongside favorites from top brands, giving customers something new to discover each morning. zulily was launched in 2010 and is headquartered in Seattle with offices in Ohio, Nevada and Pennsylvania. zulily has been a wholly-owned subsidiary of Liberty Interactive Corporation (NASDAQ: QVCA) since October 2015.
About Synchrony Financial
Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) is one of the nation's premier consumer financial services companies. Our roots in consumer finance trace back to 1932, and today we are the largest provider of private label credit cards in the United States based on purchase volume and receivables.* We provide a range of credit products through programs we have established with a diverse group of national and regional retailers, local merchants, manufacturers, buying groups, industry associations and healthcare service providers to help generate growth for our partners and offer financial flexibility to our customers. Through our partners' over 365,000 locations across the United States and Canada, and their websites and mobile applications, we offer our customers a variety of credit products to finance the purchase of goods and services. Synchrony Financial offers private label credit cards, Dual Card™, and general purpose co-branded credit cards, promotional financing and installment lending, loyalty programs and FDIC-insured savings products through Synchrony Bank. More information can be found at www.synchronyfinancial.com, www.facebook.com/SynchronyFinancial, www.linkedin.com/company/synchrony-financial and www.twitter.com/SYFNews.
*Source: The Nilson Report (June 2017, Issue # 1112) - based on 2016 data.