How (and why) we spent $60,000 on a remote team retreat

Jilt is a fully distributed team. We inhabit all corners of the globe from Canada to South Africa, from the East Coast of the U.S. to the West, from Europe to Asia. Our twenty team members hail from six different countries on four different continents, so most of the year, we only experience each other via virtual communication tools like Slack and Zoom. But real, live, in-person face time is important for remote teams. It […]

GDPR: How Jilt is complying and helping our users comply

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the European Union’s new online privacy and data protection regulation has far-reaching effects. If you collect any information from any user in Europe, you’re subject to the GDPR. At Jilt, we take your privacy and data rights seriously, so we’ve worked hard to make sure that we’re in full compliance with the regulation and taken steps to make it easier for our users—shop owners, managers, and consultants—to comply. Below […]

Recommended products, new shipping and tax reporting, and better product titles

The entire Jilt team is about to hop on planes, some of us traveling halfway around the world, for our annual team retreat (this year in Lake Tahoe, California!). But before we ship out for our team meetup, we’re shipping you some shiny new Jilt features. This month we added a related products block to the email editor, improved our reporting for shipping and tax payments, and more. Related product blocks Product recommendations are awesome. […]