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Online shoes and accessories retailer Shoebuy.com has launched its 1,000th brand with the recent addition of Kathy Van Zeeland.
Online shoes and accessories retailer Shoebuy.com Inc. has launched its 1,000th brand with the recent addition of the Kathy Van Zeeland brand.
Shoebuy, No. 90 in the Internet Retailer Top 500 Guide (a PDF version of the company’s financial and operating profile can be ordered by clicking on its name) says it adds new brands to its inventory based upon customer requests and feedback.
“We have always been a shopper-centric organization,” says Trisha Sweeney, Shoebuy.com’s senior vice president, merchandising. “One way that we really deliver for our customers is through our extensive selection, which we are very excited to have now surpassed 1,000 brands. Because our selection is so large and presented in a way that makes it easy to shop, our customers can find almost anything they desire with just a few clicks of a mouse.”
Shoebuy attracts an average of 6.5 million visitors a month and nearly 65% of its sales are from repeat buyers.