US
May 28, 2020

Klarna partners with Timberland to offer enhanced digital shopping experience

Consumers Can Now Choose Flexible Buy Now, Pay Later Option

New York, NY (May 28, 2020) – Klarna, a leading global payments and shopping provider, today announced that it has partnered with global outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland® to provide the brand’s US-based e-commerce customers with a flexible buy now, pay later option. Timberland shoppers can now enjoy a more convenient shopping experience that allows them to buy the products they love in four equal payments with no interest and gives them the financial control they seek.

“We’re constantly exploring innovative ways to offer our customers the best possible shopping experience,” said Kate Kibler, VP Digital, Timberland North America. “By partnering with Klarna, we’re providing our online shoppers with the flexible payment options they’re looking for to shop for the items they want.”

Timberland’s heritage is built on hard work, innovation and a love of nature. The brand creates premium lifestyle products that include footwear, apparel and accessories.

“Timberland is an iconic brand built on innovation and a mission to inspire those who love the outdoors,” said David Sykes, Head of US at Klarna. “Through our partnership, Timberland’s footwear, apparel and lifestyle accessories are made accessible to the widest possible range of customers. We’re proud to be working with a brand that combines a stellar reputation for quality with a long, storied commitment to environmental and social responsibility.”

Klarna is the pioneer and global leader of buy now, pay later and the future of shopping. With 85 million customers and more than 200,000 retail partners worldwide, the Klarna e-commerce platform and app provide consumers with flexibility and control, while creating a smoother way to shop and pay.

For more information, download the app or visit @klarna.usa on Instagram.

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About Klarna

We make shopping smoooth. With Klarna, consumers can buy now and pay later, so they can get what they need today. Klarna’s offering to consumers and retailers includes payments, social shopping and personal finances. Over 200,000 retail partners, including H&M, IKEA, Expedia Group, Samsung, ASOS, Peloton, Abercrombie & Fitch, Nike and AliExpress, have enabled Klarna’s innovative shopping experience online and in-store. Klarna is the most highly valued fintech in Europe, with a valuation of $5.5 billion, and one of the largest private fintechs globally. Klarna was founded in 2005, has over 3,000 employees and is active in 17 countries. Klarna’s North American offices are in Columbus, Ohio; Los Angeles; and New York. Klarna Credit is issued by WebBank, member FDIC. For more information, visit klarna.com.

About Timberland

Founded in 1973, Timberland is a global outdoor lifestyle brand based in Stratham, New Hampshire, with international headquarters in Switzerland and Hong Kong. Best known for its original yellow boot designed for the harsh elements of New England, Timberland today offers a full range of footwear, apparel and accessories for people who value purposeful style and share the brand’s passion for enjoying – and protecting – nature.

At the heart of the Timberland® brand is the core belief that a greener future is a better future. This comes to life through a decades-long commitment to make products responsibly, protect the outdoors, and strengthen communities around the world. To share in Timberland’s mission to step outside, work together and make it better, visit one of our stores, timberland.com or follow us @timberland. Timberland is a VF Corporation brand.

Media contact:

press.us@klarna.com