Select Shops climbs the Internet Retailer Top 500 List!
"It's been another great year for our company, and making the list yet again solidifies our position in the online home décor marketplace" says Rick Steele, founder and CMO of Select Shops. "Being ranked the 7th fastest "web only" retailer and 13th fastest growing company overall is a great honor. We aim to gain on these results next year"
The Internet Retailer Top 500 list compiles data from flagship sites selling online, assimilates the data and ranks the companies in order of retail sales. The guide's 5th year in publication proves to be a great tool for investment firms, CMO's, and anyone looking to get their hands on facts and figures that drive today's leading Internet Retailers.
Select Shops' flagship Web site, SelectBlinds.com, sells a superior line of blinds, shades and window fashions seen every week on the hit ABC show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition as well as other popular networks such as HGTV, TLC, Bravo and the Discovery Channel. SelectRugs.com, also seen weekly on these popular stations, showcases a wide variety of area rug styles and brands. The family of Select Shops websites combines the meticulous experience of offline shopping with the ease and efficiency of online ordering.
"Our virtual stores are intensely customer-centric, designed to make shopping online as easy and comfortable as possible," says Steele. "Even in the e-marketplace, those basic tenets of customer service still hold strong, and they are what drives our company forward."
About Select Shops:
Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, Select Shops owns the Web's leading destinations for ready-to-install and custom-made home fashions, including SelectBlinds.com, SelectRugs.com, Bedding.com and SelectFans.com. SelectBlinds.com, the fastest growing Web site for selling blinds online, provides a tremendous variety of window blinds and shades, Select Shops Web sites offer competitive pricing, convenience, secure online shopping, live assistance, customer satisfaction guarantees and strong warranty programs on all of its products. For more information, please visit http://www.SelectShops.com
About Internet Retailer:
Internet Retailer's definitive ranking and analysis of America's 500 largest e-retailers is based on annual 2007 Internet sales, researched by Internet Retailer and confirmed by retailers. This report includes company financial, operational and performance data, as well as vendors in 18 key categories. Published by Chicago-based Vertical Web Media LLC, Internet Retailer is a monthly national business magazine, web site conference and directory that serve the retailing community. The Internet Retailer family of products focuses on the Internet's vital role in a wide array of retailing activities, including web merchandising, supply chain management and multi-channel integration. Its 40,000+ subscribers are senior executives primarily from retail chains, independent stores, catalogs, virtual merchants and brand name manufacturers. Internet Retailer's circulation represents the largest multi-channel readership base of any retailing magazine. The magazine also publishes the most widely read e-mail newsletter in retailing, IRNewsLink, which is distributed twice-weekly to 35,000 opt-in subscribers, operates the largest retailing information web site, InternetRetailer.com, sponsors the largest conference in the e-retailing industry and publishes an annual ranking of the 500 largest web sites. Read more here.