NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Portero.com, the premier destination for pre-owned luxury, celebrated its 10-year anniversary with a complete website redesign in June 2014. The new design highlights a sleek aesthetic, improved user experience, and an enriched online personal shopping experience.
As the pioneers of the secondary marketplace, Portero continues to provide its customers with unparalleled access to some of the world's most coveted brands including Hermès, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Rolex, and Cartier.
"The site's redesign was paramount. We wanted to create a website that was simple and informative functionally, while maintaining a luxurious aesthetic," says Portero Director Alexis Clarbour.
The site's heightened user experience makes it almost effortless to browse through more than 500 new items per week.
"With the new site, we are able to effectively showcase the fantastic product available on the site through increased search functionality and special curations as well as grant Portero customers access to personal shoppers and detailed authentication guides that fully reflect Portero's core values," adds Clarbour.
Portero, known for its renowned authentication policy, aims to educate its customers on the importance of authentication through extensive video and editorial content.
Portero's personal shopping feature, Find it for Me, places Portero at the forefront of customer service. The enhanced feature allows one to connect with a trusted Portero expert for one's coveted and hard-to-find items.
Customers can contact Portero's experts directly through the Find it for Me feature, live chat, email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by telephone 1.877.962.2398.
Portero Luxury (www.portero.com) is the leading curated marketplace for authentic pre-owned luxury goods. Established in 2004, with headquarters in New York City, Portero provides unprecedented access to the world's most exclusive brands. The company's collection of pre-owned and hard-to-find merchandise includes pristine Hermès Birkins and Kellys, Rolex, Cartier and Chanel.
Portero has been seen in The Wall Street Journal, Harper's Bazaar, Town & Country, Forbes.com, About.com, ELLE, and more.
SOURCE Portero Luxury