Evolue, Kathy Kuo Home, The Land of Nod, The New York Times Store, Soludos Expand Globally with Borderfree Retail Solution from Pitney Bowes

Consumers in Over 220 Countries and Territories will be able to shop
Shoes, Skincare Products, Gifts, Home Décor and Accessories

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#commerce–Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI), a global technology company that provides
innovative products and solutions to power commerce, announced today
that it is collaborating with several new retailers and brands to help
them expand their global online reach to international consumers around
the world. International consumers can enjoy the same easy online
shopping experience with Evolue, Kathy Kuo Home, The Land of Nod, The
New York Times Store and Soludos as U.S. consumers through the Pitney
Bowes Borderfree solution. The technology and cross-border shipping
services enable global shoppers to simply and conveniently buy items
online in over 70 currencies from more than 220 countries and

”When we opened our doors six years ago, our goal was to become both a
nationally and internationally recognized brand,” says Jean Seo, CEO and
Founder of Evolue. “The amazing team at Pitney Bowes provides a
straightforward and functional solution to the challenging world of
international ecommerce. We’re thrilled to partner with them so that we
can create experiences for our customers that make them feel beautiful
no matter where they are.”

“It’s our mission to provide customers access to the best and most
beautiful furniture and home décor,” says Kathy Kuo, CEO and Founder of
Kathy Kuo Home. “We’re excited to partner with Pitney Bowes to carry
that mission beyond the US and help our global customers design the home
of their dreams.”

“Soludos was founded in New York City, however, our inspiration
originates from the traditional rope soled espadrilles of Spain,” says
Nick Brown, CEO and Founder of Soludos. We’re inspired by the so many
corners of the world and it’s important for us to ship to our customers
across the globe.”

When global consumers visit the online sites of these brands and
retailers, they will now be able to shop and receive localized
marketing, currency and order totals – including international shipping
fees, customs, tariffs and taxes – so they have a shopping experience
that feels familiar to their local market. Order totals are guaranteed
by Pitney Bowes at the time of checkout, eliminating any unforeseen
changes to shipping and importation costs so there are never any
surprises for buyers when items are delivered.

“We are continuing to see growing demand from online shoppers around the
world to buy a variety of products from U.S. retailers that they can’t
access in their own markets,” said Lila Snyder, Executive Vice President
and President, Global Ecommerce, Pitney Bowes. “We are delighted to be
collaborating with Evolue, Kathy Kuo Home, The Land of Nod, the New York
Times Store and Soludos to help them expand globally and provide a
seamless shopping experience for consumers.”

offers skincare products that are made with the most luxurious
ingredients around the world. Founded in 2010, Evolue’s eco-chic
boutique in Beverly Hills, California is frequented by celebrities and
health and beauty fans for their all-natural skincare products.

A trusted online boutique, Kathy
Kuo Home
offers the highest quality materials, furnishing
accessories and interior designing services. Based in New York, Kathy
Kuo Home provides interior design consulting and hundreds of unique home
decor products to clients nationwide.

Headquartered in Illinois, The
Land of Nod
is a privately held retailer that offers safe, high
quality furnishings. Since their beginnings in 1996, The Land of Nod has
expanded to include 10 retail locations, a catalog and a website
offering kids and baby furniture, bedding, toys and more. With a
commitment to quality and safety, The Land of Nod offers a solution for
customers that aren’t willing to leave their design aesthetic at the
door of their kid’s room.

Launched in 1998, The
New York Times Store
features unique and historical gifts. Curated
by The New York Times, the vast assortment of items include rare
artifacts and antiques, authentic autographs, personalized gifts,
models, fine art prints and posters, photographs, commemorative
newspaper reprints, custom books, crossword puzzle compilations and

was founded by Nick Brown in New York City in 2010. Nick was unable to
find the traditional rope soled espadrilles he had grown up wearing on
holiday along the Spanish Coast. Combining the clink of a glass ‘salud’
and the heat of the sun ‘sol’, Soludos was born. Shaped by five
centuries of tradition, Soludos are the perfect shoe for the beach, the
city and everywhere in between.

Pitney Bowes provides global ecommerce services to over 250 retailers,
offers its technology and shipping services to millions of sellers, and
collaborates with some of the world’s largest ecommerce marketplaces,
platform providers and systems integrators. Through its Borderfree
Retail solution, Pitney Bowes offers end-to-end solutions and modular
capabilities to help retailers enter global markets quickly with website
localization, fully-landed cost calculations, compliance management,
payment and risk mitigation, logistics and fulfillment coordination and
customer care.

The Pitney Bowes Borderfree Retail solution is an integral part of the Pitney
Bowes Commerce Cloud
, a commerce enabler, providing access to
solutions, analytics and APIs across the full commerce continuum with
speed and agility to help clients identify customers, locate
opportunities, enable communications, power shipping from anywhere to
everywhere, and manage payments.

About Pitney Bowes

Pitney Bowes (NYSE:PBI) is a global technology company offering
innovative products and solutions that enable commerce in the areas of
customer information management, location intelligence, customer
engagement, shipping and mailing, and global ecommerce. More than 1.5
million clients in approximately 100 countries around the world rely on
products, solutions and services from Pitney Bowes. For additional
information, visit Pitney Bowes at www.pitneybowes.com.


Pitney Bowes Inc.
Emily Simmons, 843-467-1071