The story about Zulily

zulily is an American e-commerce company. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, zulily sells clothing, toys, and home products. zulily was started in 2009 by Blue Nile executives. Its initial public offering valued the company at $2.6 billion.

zulily’s target audience is mothers who are on the lookout for unique brands and products for their children. Sales can last from one day to 72 hours. In 2014, half of zulily’s orders came from mobile devices.


Traded as NASDAQZU
Industry Internet, online retailing
Founded 2010
Founder Darrell Cavens, Mark Vadon
Headquarters Seattle, Washington
Area served
North America, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, Ireland[1]
Key people
Darrell Cavens, CEO
Mark Vadon, Chairman,
Products Children’s and Women’s Apparel, Toys, Infant gear, Home Decor[3]
Services Flash Sale notifications
Revenue $331.24 million (Year ended Dec. 30, 2012)[1]
$(10.33) million (Year ended Dec. 30,2012)[1]