Perry Ellis International, Inc. Launches International Shipping for All Ecommerce Sites

Perry Ellis International, Inc. Launches International Shipping for All
Ecommerce Sites

MIAMI, March 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Perry Ellis International, Inc.
(PEI) (Nasdaq:PERY) announced today that is has expanded its ecommerce reach
and worldwide accessibility with the launch of international shipping on all
its ecommerce sites: www.perryellis.com, www.originalpenguin.com,
www.rafaellasportswear.com, www.cubavera.com and www.candccalifornia.com,
provided by FiftyOne Global Ecommerce, the market leader in global ecommerce
solutions.

To celebrate the global initiative, each brand site is offering free
international shipping on orders of $150 USD or more from now through
Saturday, March 23, 2013. Brand enthusiasts around the world can now enjoy
shopping in the currency of their choice with competitive shipping costs and
swift delivery times. Among the over 100 countries Perry Ellis International,
Inc. now serves are Canada, Australia, Mexico, Japan and many others across
North and South America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. (Countries vary by
site; please refer to each specific brand page for details.)

"Our Company has a diverse portfolio of brands known and respected around the
world, so it was the natural progression to offer global shipping service as
we grow and elevate our ecommerce business," said Oscar Feldenkreis, president
for Perry Ellis International, Inc. "Working with a proven and trustworthy
international service provider like FiftyOne was one of the most important
factors in providing our customers the stellar service they expect, no matter
where in the world they call home."

Fast, affordable and fully-trackable, Perry Ellis International, Inc. can now
ship to more than 100 countries and territories worldwide, transacting in more
than 60 currencies via Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, American Express and/or China
UnionPay; and the landed cost total is guaranteed at the exchange rate and
duty/tax fees set when the order is placed – so customers can focus on just
looking great in this season's styles. Additionally, FiftyOne gives each brand
the ability to cater content by geo-location - tailoring the user experience
to the interests, promotions, trends and currencies of each customer's locale.

"Retailers rely on FiftyOne to extend their online stores beyond their own
borders and connect with new customers around the globe," said Michael
DeSimone, CEO at FiftyOne Global Ecommerce. "We are thrilled to partner with
Perry Ellis International, Inc. to deliver international customers a shopping
experience that is true to each brand, yet localized to each market."

"Having this system in place allows us as a company to continue our mission to
consistently innovate and deliver an Omni-channel solution across our business
platforms," added Oscar Feldenkreis.

About Perry Ellis International

Perry Ellis International, Inc. is a leading designer, distributor and
licensor of a broad line of high quality men's and women's apparel,
accessories and fragrances, as well as select children's apparel. The
Company's collection of dress and casual shirts, golf sportswear, sweaters,
dress pants, casual pants and shorts, jeans wear, active wear, dresses and
men's and women's swimwear is available through all major levels of retail
distribution. The Company, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, owns a
portfolio of nationally and internationally recognized brands, including:
Perry Ellis®, Jantzen®, Laundry by Shelli Segal®, C&C California®, Rafaella®,
Cubavera®, Ben Hogan®, Centro®, Solero®, Munsingwear®, Savane®, Original
Penguin by Munsingwear®, Grand Slam®, Natural Issue®, Pro Player®, the
Havanera Co.®, Axis®, Gotcha®, Girl Star®, MCD®, John Henry®, Mondo di Marco®,
Redsand®, Manhattan®, Axist®, Farah®, Anchor Blue® and Miller's Outpost®. The
Company enhances its roster of brands by licensing trademarks from third
parties, including: Nike® and Jag® for swimwear, and Callaway®, PGA TOUR® and
Champions Tour® for golf apparel. Additional information on the Company is
available at http://www.pery.com.

About FiftyOne

New York City-based FiftyOne is the recognized market leader in international
ecommerce, operating a technology and services platform that the world's most
iconic brands rely on to expand globally and transact with customers more than
100 countries and territories and more than 60 currencies worldwide. FiftyOne
manages all aspects of international online retailing including: localized
pricing and payment processing, landed cost calculation, customs clearance and
brokerage, fraud management, logistics orchestration, and customer-experience
parity. For more information, visit www.fiftyone.com.

CONTACT: Media Contacts:
        
         Perry Ellis International, Marketing:
         Joakim Wijkstrom, CMO
         305-873-1486

         Perry Ellis International, Finance:
         Anita Britt, CFO
         305-873-1488

         FiftyOne:
         Emilie Johnson
         SutherlandGold Group for FiftyOne
         212-905-6217
         fiftyone@sutherlandgold.com

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