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Opened in 1976, Gymboree is a specialty children’s clothing store that sells high-quality clothes and accessories for all ages of children, from newborns to as old as 12. The company prioritizes working only with premium fabrics and materials. It offers clothes that are brightly colored and that coordinate as outfits with accessories. Many of the clothes have fun and kid-friendly patterns, designs and logos.
There are more than 630 Gymboree Retail stores in the United States, though the company also operates the Gymboree Outlet, Janie & Jack and Crazy 8 retail brands. In June 2017, Gymboree filed for bankruptcy and, as a result, closed around 25 percent of its stores. As a result, Gymboree has increased its online e-commerce inventory to push more online sales.
Unlike competitors that offer a wider range of sizes, Gymboree’s focus on kids from birth to age 12 allows its clothing lines to have a more kid-friendly look, since the company does not offer clothes for teens. Most of Gymboree’s clothing line is exclusive to Gymboree, so you’ll have to shop on their website and in their stores to buy these items. This is unlike its major competitor Carter’s, where items can be found in big box stores, such as Walmart.
If you sign up for Gymboree’s email subscription list, you’ll be notified of any upcoming sales, Gymboree coupons or other promotions. After you first sign up with your email address, you’ll receive a special Gymboree promo code worth 15 percent off your purchase.
Gymboree also has its own rewards program, where you’ll receive a rewards card that tracks your purchases. You’ll get special advantages for joining, such as early access to sales, both online and in stores. Earn enough points and you’ll receive a Gymboree promo code worth a certain amount off your total purchase. This Gymboree discount is stackable with other sales and Gymboree coupons that you may have.
If you plan to shop online, you can frequently find a Gymboree coupon code on popular coupon websites. Often, Gymboree offers free shipping for online purchases, even with sale items and coupon codes. Additional Gymboree codes can be found on social media sites, such as Facebook, where all you need to do is like the page to keep up to date on the best deals.
Gymboree has its own savings program called Gymbucks. Using Gymbucks regularly can offer you the most significant savings at Gymboree, as you’ll be able to use whatever Gymbucks you earn toward your purchases. Four to six times each year, you can participate in special Gymbucks earning periods where you will earn $25 in Gymbucks for every $50 you spend in the store. This is essentially a 50-percent-off Gymboree coupon. You can redeem these Gymbucks during designated enrollment periods.
There’s also an annual Friends and Family event to look out for, where you can earn 30 percent off your total purchase including sales items. You can get this Gymboree coupon at a store in the weeks leading up to the sale or by email as a printable Gymboree promo code if you’re a rewards member.
Plus, Gymboree’s seasonal styles mean that the end of each season offers the biggest savings. Plan to buy your child’s summer clothes in August and winter clothes in March. That’s when Gymboree will have the most significant clearance savings on its clothing and accessory items. Just make sure to get the size your child will need the following year.