BEIJING, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd.(NYSE: LITB) ("LightInTheBox" or the "Company"), a global online retail company that delivers products directly to consumers around the world, today announced that it expects its net revenues for the second quarter of 2014 to be between US$86 million and US$88 million, as compared to previously announced net revenue guidance of US$84 million to US$86 million. The updated net revenue guidance represents a year-over-year increase of 19% to 22% from the same period in 2013.
"We are encouraged by the better-than-expected results for the second quarter. We have made good progress in recent quarters, particularly with respect to upgrading our product offerings and enhancing our customer experiences. We look forward to providing investors with more details about our performance on our second quarter earnings conference call," commented Alan Guo, Chairman and CEO of LightInTheBox.
The results announced today by LightInTheBox reflect the Company's preliminary views and are subject to change.
About LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd.
LightInTheBox is a global online retail company that delivers products directly to consumers around the world. The Company offers customers a convenient way to shop for a wide selection of products at attractive prices through its www.lightinthebox.com, www.miniinthebox.com and other websites and mobile applications, which are available in 27 major languages and cover more than 80% of global Internet users.
For more information, please visit www.lightinthebox.com .
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LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd.
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