2013-02-28 06:21:51 - Awarded the ‘E-retailer of the year’ and ‘Best eRetail marketing initiative’
New Delhi, February 28, 2013: Homeshop18, India’s leading e-commerce player, gets awarded ‘E-retailer of the year’ and the ‘Best eRetail marketing initiative’ at the prestigious E-Retail Awards 2013. The virtual commerce leader was selected as a clear winner amongst 800+ nominations. The event saw participation from over 200 brands across retailers to the largest supermarket groups.
With presence across TV, web and mobile, Homeshop18 has emerged as the largest and most trusted virtual commerce player in the field of retail and shopping. HomeShop 18 started its journey as a TV shopping channel in 2008 and forayed into e-commerce in 2011. Today it has over 7 million customers and reaches to over 5.3 million UV every month (ComScore Data Jan 2013). In
2013, HomeShop18 took the next big step into m-commerce with Scan N Shop, India's first virtual shopping wall at T3 Delhi Airport and mobile apps for iPhone and Android users.
The omnipresence of Homeshop18 across these 3 mediums and screens has earned the brand ‘E Retailer of the Year’ award. With new m-commerce initiative - Scan N Shop, India’s first virtual shopping wall and constant user engagement on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter for successful campaigns like #18thingsIwant, #ScanNShop and Land of luck, HomeShop18 has emerged as a winner for ‘Best eRetail Marketing Initiative’.
Sundeep Malhotra, CEO and Founder Homeshop18 TV and Homeshop18.com said “It's always an honour to accept such recognitions. HomeShop18 is fortunate to activate some of the key marketing initiatives to benefit the business. Winning these awards has paid for the sincere efforts that we have put in over the years for the growth of the virtual shopping industry. We shall strive to keep the good work going and work towards delighting our users always by providing an unparalleled virtual shopping experience.”
Homeshop18 has been awarded by Franchise India as E- Retailer of the year in 2012 and 2013 and
Ecommerce & online shopping website by Asia retail leadership, the brand has been winning awards for its outstanding contribution in the e-retail space.
About e Retail Awards 2013
Setting the perfect stage for showcasing novel & pioneering initiatives, radical concepts in online retail businesses, Franchise India along with Entrepreneur India Advisors bring to you Indian e-Retail Awards 2013. The awards aim to recognize and felicitate Achievers, Innovators and Suppliers who have contributed significantly towards the development of Online Retail Industry in India. The Award categories acknowledge outstanding performance across a range of business activities and are offered to understand and support the efforts of e-Retailers in striving for excellence in this increasingly competitive world.
HomeShop18 is India’s first comprehensive virtual retail business, selling credible brands to customers nationally, operating in a multimedia environment including Internet, TV and mobile.
Started in 2011, HomeShop18.com is the e-commerce arm which is setting a benchmark in the ecommerce industry by offering innovative, differentiated and demonstrative retail experiences on the Internet. HomeShop18.com has emerged as one of the largest e-commerce companies in India with a monthly reach of over 5.3 million unique visitors (ComScore Data, Jan 2013) a 156% increase year on year. In 2013, HomeShop18 entered m commerce with Scan N Shop, India's first virtual shopping wall at T3 Delhi Airport and mobile apps for iPhone and Android users.
As a pioneering player in the space, HomeShop18 changed the way Indians shop by launching India’s first 24 hour Home Shopping TV channel in 2008. Today, HomeShop18 reaches a strong loyal customer base of 100 million+ consumers and 20 million+ households in a week with an impressive portfolio of over 12 million products across multiple categories and a logistical reach of over 3000 locations across India. HomeShop18 strives to provide high quality products at exceptional value to consumers through innovative, differentiated and demonstrative retail experiences on Internet, TV and mobile. From the stage of product selection, to placing the order & all the way to the final delivery at your doorstep – an experience that you can depend upon! Great products & established brands, multiple payment options and time bound delivery - HomeShop18 is committed to building a credible proposition for both the consumer & its partners.
For details on HomeShop18 shows and its various products, customers can call 1800-1800-918 or they can log on to www.homeshop18.com and check exciting offers.