Friday, February 21, 2020

Gap partners with ThredUp for secondhand program

MarketWatch
Gap Inc. has partnered with resale company ThredUp to encourage customers to exchange their used clothes for credits that can be used at the namesake chain, Banana Republic, Athleta, or Janie and Jack. Gap is the largest retailer to participate in the ThredUp program, which partners with retailers to help customers "clean out" their closets. Gap Inc. has a goal of diverting 30 million pounds of material from landfills each year. Banana Republic has also partnered with Postmates, adding delivery service to its buy-online-pickup-in-store program for customers in New York City and Southern California. . . . more