SALT LAKE CITY, July 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To celebrate the positive impact teachers have had on generations of young minds, Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK) has expanded its offer of free Club O loyalty program memberships to include teachers of all grade levels. With every purchase on Overstock.com, Club O members receive free shipping and a minimum of 5 percent back in Club O Rewards Dollars to spend on the online shopping website.
Teachers can go to http://www.overstock.com/cluboclassroom or click on the "Teachers & Students" icon at the bottom of the Club O Rewards Program page to sign up for the program. Interested educators must first verify their identity using a .edu email address or other applicable criteria through Overstock.com partner ID.me to receive their free Club O membership.
"This is just one small way for us to say 'thank you' to teachers for their hard work in the classroom," said Overstock.com President Stormy Simon. "Hopefully the ability to use Club O reward dollars on purchases from our Teacher's Headquarters will help stretch classroom budgets."
Overstock.com's new Teacher Headquarters is a curated page full of products an educator might need for a successful school year. The store contains an eclectic collection including school supplies, classroom furniture, educational tools, and even teacher-inspired fashion and accessories.
Military servicemen and women, students, and first responders are all also eligible for free annual Club O memberships, which is available to any customer for a one-time fee of $19.99. All members of Overstock.com's Club O program can also earn up to 20 percent in Club O Rewards through Overstock.com's Extra Rewards Store.
Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK) is an online retailer based in Salt Lake City, Utah that sells a broad range of products at low prices, including furniture, rugs, bedding, electronics, clothing, and jewelry. Worldstock.com is dedicated to selling artisan-crafted products from around the world whereas Main Street Revolution supports small businesses across the U.S. by providing them a national customer base. Overstock has additional community-focused initiatives such as a Farmers Market and pet adoptions. Forbes ranked Overstock in its list of the Top 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in 2014. Overstock sells internationally under the name O.co. Overstock (http://www.overstock.com and http://www.o.co) regularly posts information about the company and other related matters under Investor Relations on its website.
O, Overstock.com, O.com, O.co, Club O, Main Street Revolution, Worldstock Fair Trade, Worldstock, and OVillage are registered trademarks. O.biz, Club O Dollars, and OGlobal are trademarks of Overstock.com, Inc. The Overstock.com, Club O, and Worldstock Fair Trade logos are also registered trademarks of Overstock.com, Inc. Other service marks, trademarks and trade names which may be referred to herein are the property of their respective owners.
This press release contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Such forward-looking statements include all statements other than statements of historical fact. Additional information regarding factors that could materially affect results and the accuracy of the forward-looking statements contained herein may be found in the Company's Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2015, which was filed with the SEC on April 29, 2015, and any subsequent filings with the SEC.