The vision for the new Gilchrist & Soames website was to create a very user-centric shopping experience...
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) February 29, 2012
Gilchrist & Soames, a leading provider of luxury bath and body products to prestigious hotels around the world, announced today the launch of their new http://www.gilchristsoames.com website.
The redesigned site features a modern, clean look that emphasizes the sophisticated and upscale nature of the products, while streamlined navigation and search functions help users locate the products they want quickly and easily, and with fewer clicks.
"We are extremely pleased with the new Gilchrist & Soames website," CEO Kathie DeVoe said. "The improved, simple and intuitive navigation and powerful search feature makes it easy for visitors to find what they're looking for. Together with upgraded account management tools and robust shopping features, the new site provides a very nice user experience."
Improved shopping features include product Quick View, image zoom, customer ratings and reviews, and product recommendations. Additionally, shoppers can create personalized wish lists, and share their experience on social networks like Facebook and Twitter.
“The vision for the new Gilchrist & Soames website was to create a very user-centric shopping experience,” said e-Commerce Manager Brian Shelton. “In addition to making the shopping experience enjoyable, we wanted to make it social, sharable. Personalized wish lists allow users to create a list of items they want and to share it with their friends and family via email or social networks. We’ve even incorporated a ‘Refer a Friend’ program that allows our loyal customers an opportunity to earn discounts by sharing Gilchrist & Soames with their friends.”
Additionally, the gifting portion of the website has been upgraded to include the ability to ship to multiple addresses with a single purchase for easy gift-giving, and offers new gift categories – bags, boxes and baskets – making it easy to find the perfect gift for any occasion, large or small.
"The increased number of gifting ideas and options is a very nice feature of the new site. Now, individuals and businesses alike have the ability to satisfy their gifting needs in one place.. doing it with style, luxury, convenience and affordability." DeVoe said
To celebrate the launch of the new site, Gilchrist & Soames is offering 20% off all purchases and free standard shipping for a limited time. Some exclusions apply. Visitors should use promo code NEWSITE at checkout to redeem the offer.
About Gilchrist & Soames
Gilchrist & Soames is one of the most renowned and respected bath and body brands in the world. For over thirty years, Gilchrist & Soames’ fine products have been found in the most prestigious hotels, spas, resorts, inns, bed & breakfasts and private residences throughout the world. Gilchrist & Soames is based in Indianapolis, Indiana and Peterborough, London, England. The company is wholly-owned by Swander Pace Capital, San Francisco.