The International Jewelry Brand Commits to Donate a Portion of Proceeds to the Not-for-Profit Organization
TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2016 /CNW/ -- Today, PANDORA Jewellery, one of the world's largest jewellery brands announces a unique shopping experience to help empower women in support of Dress for Success®. From October 24- October 30, 2016, 15 percent of every PANDORA ESSENCE COLLECTION purchase will be donated directly to the organization, up to $500,000.
"As the official jewellery partner with Dress for Success, we could not be happier to expand our commitment to further empower more and more women as they successfully enter into the professional world," said Laurie McDonald, General Manager, PANDORA U.S. "Jewellery completes a women's look, which can provide a boost of confidence. Our consumers will now have a way to help us bring this experience to women who need it most and help with an initiative we are passionate about as a brand."
PANDORA recently joined forces with O, the Oprah Magazine to celebrate this next phase of the partnership with Dress for Success. Adam Glassman, Creative Director at O, the Oprah Magazine curated a collection of ESSENCE COLLECTION pieces inspired by fall fashion trends.
"PANDORA Jewellery has been so well-received by our women at Dress for Success," said Joi Gordon, CEO of Dress for Success Worldwide." This wonderful partnership continues to support our mission to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life."
As a thank you for donations, each consumer who makes a purchase will receive O, the Oprah Magazine's Little Book of Love and Friendship, a retail value of $17.99. For more information about Dress for Success and their programs, please visit www.dressforsuccess.org and for a list of participating retailers, please see here.
World-renowned for its hand-finished and contemporary jewelry at affordable prices, PANDORA designs, manufactures and markets jewellery made from high-quality materials. Inspiring women to embrace their individuality and express their personal style, PANDORA's stylish and feminine jewelry captures the unforgettable moments and personal values in life. PANDORA's unique and detailed designs combining traditional craftsmanship with modern technology are sold in more than 100 countries across six continents through approximately 8,900 points of sale, including more than 1,900 concept stores. Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, PANDORA employs more than 17,800 people worldwide of whom approximately 12,000 are located in Gemopolis, Thailand, where the company manufactures its jewelry. PANDORA is publicly listed on the NASDAQ Copenhagen stock exchange in Denmark. In 2015, PANDORA's total revenue was DKK 16.7 billion (approximately EUR 2.2 billion). For more information, please visit www.pandoragroup.com or /be inspired at www.pandora.net. Connect with us and join the conversation using hashtag: #TheLookOfYou on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
ABOUT DRESS FOR SUCCESS
Dress for Success® is an international not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to almost 145 cities in 21 countries. To date, Dress for Success has helped more than 925,000 women work towards self-sufficiency.
SOURCE PANDORA Jewellery
For further information: Daniella Etienne, PANDORA Jewellery, O: 416-626-6211, [email protected]