Feb. 21, 2013
-- New Delhi, February 21, 2013:
India’s leading e-commerce player, Homeshop18.com has been recently awarded at the ET Now Awards for Retail Excellence with the ‘Innovative Retail Concept of the year’ and ‘Retailer of the year: E-Commerce and Online’
for their outstanding performance as an e-tailer. HomeShop18 was selected amongst the 75 nominations and the event had participation from over 250 brands across retailers to the largest supermarket groups.
Over time, Homeshop18 has come to be known as the largest and most trusted e-commerce player. With the start of its TV channel in 2008, Homeshop18 launched its e-commerce site in 2011 which now reaches has over 5.3 million UV every month (ComScore Data Jan 2013
). In 2013, HomeShop18 has forayed into m commerce with their newly launched mobile apps for iPhone and Android platforms and the innovative Scan N Shop, India’s first
virtual shopping wall at T3 Delhi Airport. All this makes Homeshop18 the only virtual retailer to be present across all virtual retail platforms.
On receiving the awards, Sundeep Malhotra, CEO and Founder Homesho18 TV and Homeshop18.com
said “It’s an honour to receive this award and be recognized for our various endeavours. Initiatives like Scan N Shop are just examples to show how much innovation matters to us as the leading eRetailer. To innovate and to provide the best products to the consumers is what Homeshop18 strives for.”
A very prestigious award for retailers in India, Asia Retail Congress aims to award and acknowledge the leaders and innovators in the retail category. The ET Now Awards for Retail excellence aim to award the leaders of the retail world. ‘Innovative Retail concept of the year’
helps showcase Homeshop18’s new and ever improving retail initiatives moving from TV to e commerce /dot com and now M-Commerce. With new customers every day, Homeshop18 has established itself as a leader in the e-commerce space which is now awarded with ‘Retailer of the year: E-Commerce and Online’. About Homeshop18
HomeShop18 is India’s first comprehensive virtual retail business, selling credible brands to customers nationally, operating in a multimedia environment including Internet, TV and via 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. And with the introduction on mobile shopping in 2013, Homeshop18 redefines the way consumers shop. Present over all virtual platforms of shopping, HomeShop18.com has emerged as the largest e-retailer in India with a monthly reach of 5.3 million unique visitors (ComScore Data, Jan 2013)
a 156.2 % increase year on year.
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 11 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.