Leading online shoe retailer continues hyper-growth with a record-breaking month in November as Canadians embrace the U.S. shopping tradition
VANCOUVER, Dec. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - On Friday, November 28, SHOEme.ca launched its third-annual Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, offering consumers 25 per cent off site wide on select brands. As a result of the sales promotions, SHOEme saw a record-breaking month, achieving a 400 per cent year-over-year growth in sales on Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined.
The company's consolidated U.S. and Canadian business experienced strong, profitable growth throughout the month of November, up 30 per cent in revenue as compared to last year. SHOEme capped off the month with a $7.5 million week, including both the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales promotions. On Cyber Monday alone the company saw $2.4 million in sales.
"It's been a phenomenal week here at SHOEme. In addition to record-breaking sales, we've seen more traffic to our website and extremely positive feedback from our customers about our unparalleled selection of brands," said Roger Hardy, CEO of SHOEme. "Our business continues to grow at twice the rate of ecommerce in Canada – it's an exciting time for our team."
Launched in 2012, SHOEme found early success focusing on delivering excellent customer service. In 2014 SHOEme focused on increasing product selection which has catapulted the company ahead of its competition, resulting in strong company growth. With more than 400 brands on SHOEme.ca, the company has established itself as Canada's largest online shoe store, offering Canadian consumers access to brands and styles they can't find anywhere else.
SHOEme.ca, a SHOEme company, is one of Canada's fastest growing ecommerce companies. Our mission is to redefine the shopping experience by directly connecting consumers with premium clothing and footwear brands. We apply technology and fashion expertise to enable consumers to experience the best that these brands have to offer. We provide an unparalleled level of customer service and proudly offer free shipping and a hassle-free return policy on every order. For more information, visit: www.SHOEme.ca.
For further information: Janelle Gomes, Weber Shandwick on behalf of SHOEme.ca, firstname.lastname@example.org, 604-283-1361