We are proud to be an affiliate of
Lillian Vernon Online -- click the link above to visit our partner!
Lillian Vernon Corporation is a leading 51 year-old catalog and online
retailer that markets gift, housewares, gardening, seasonal, and children's
products. We publish eight catalog titles: Lillian Vernon, Rue de France,
Christmas Memories, Favorites, Lilly's Kids, Sales and Bargains, Lillian Vernon
Gardening, and Personalized Gifts. The catalogs average 96 pages with over 700
products in each edition. Lillian Vernon is well known for offering unique
merchandise with exceptionally good values.
Lillian Vernon was a pioneer in offering personalization free-of-charge, a
Company trademark. With one of the largest personalization departments in
America, we eliminate the customary four to six week delay associated with
personalized merchandise. Personalized products allow our customers to make a
personal statement at a reasonable cost.
Lillian Vernon introduces more than 3,000 products a year, purchased directly
from hundreds of companies in America and around the world. Our eight catalog
titles offer over 6,000 items, which gives our catalogs a unique merchandise mix
of exclusive products with exceptional values not found in other catalogs or
retail stores. Our Merchandising Department's 35 professionals travel an average
of 16 weeks and 200,000 miles a year seeking out new products. They shop the
major markets around the world including Paris, London, Milan and New Delhi.
The Company's corporate headquarters is located in Rye, New York, a suburb of
New York City. The National Distribution Center is situated on 62 acres in
Virginia Beach, Virginia, which together with our warehouse annex, total one
million square feet, the size of 21 football fields. The Company also operates a
seasonal Telemarketing Center in New Rochelle, New York. There are 14 Lillian
Vernon outlet stores in Virginia, New York, South Carolina, Tennessee and
Delaware, and two Rue de France stores in Rhode Island. Lillian Vernon Italia,
our European buying and quality control office, is in Florence, Italy.
According to an Opinion Research poll, more than 39 million Americans are
familiar with the Lillian Vernon name. During the past five years, the Lillian
Vernon logo has appeared on 878 million catalogs, 28 million shipping boxes and
93 million products. Lillian Vernon has become a household name, recognized as
part of popular American culture and featured on numerous television programs
including David Letterman, Conan O'Brien, Jeopardy, Saturday Night Live, The
Daily Show, Northern Exposure and Roseanne.