Beyond the Rack Launches Flash-Sale Destination For Plus-Size Fashions

MONTREAL, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Beyond the Rack, North America's fastest growing online retailer announced today that it has launched a new destination accessible through its website called My Curvy Closet - devoted solely to plus-size fashions. Members can expect ten new events per week including a selection of sportswear, dresses, denim, outerwear, intimate apparel, shapewear, accessories, and footwear – all up to 80% off.

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Recent studies indicate that almost 2/3 of North Americans wear a size 14 or more and that plus-size consumers represent approximately 30% of consumer purchasing power.

"Plus-size fashions have been a top requested category from our customers for quite some time. Providing plus-size customers with an equally broad assortment of goods tailored to a variety of shapes and sizes - in a dedicated shopping destination - was a priority for us," says Yona Shtern, CEO of Beyond the Rack. "Listening to and acting upon feedback from our members has always been integral to our success and continued growth."

My Curvy Closet will be accessible to all new and existing members of Beyond the Rack. Membership in the club is always free.

To kick-off this new destination, My Curvy Closet has invited top plus-size fashion experts Marie Denee and America's Next Top Model's first plus-size winner, Whitney Thompson to select their favorite looks for the month of October, while sharing their exclusive style recommendations to suit every curvy fashionista.

About Beyond the Rack
Beyond the Rack, North America's premier online shopping club, offers its members the most sought-after designer brand apparel, accessories, beauty, and home decor products at up to 80% off retail. Ranked by Internet Retailer's Top 500 Guide as North America's fastest-growing e-tailer in 2011, Beyond the Rack sells its products in the context of two-day, first-come, first-served, limited-quantity events. Members can expect up to 15 new events each day. The privately held company has offices in Montreal, New York and Las Vegas with a staff of 360 full-time employees. Beyond the Rack proudly serves 8 million members across North America.

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