CHICAGO, Feb. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Held in Chicago in June during IRCE, the Internet Retailer awards ceremony will honor outstanding achievements of online retailers and B2B sellers.
Internet Retailer, the world's leading publisher of strategic e-commerce business intelligence, today announced it is extending the deadline to Feb. 24 for nominations for the third annual Internet Retailer Excellence Awards, due to strong interest expressed in submitting entries for the awards. The Internet Retailer Excellence in E-Commerce Awards recognize outstanding achievements by innovative online retailers and by manufacturers, distributors and wholesalers that sell online to business buyers.
Internet Retailer will host the 2017 Excellence Awards June 7 at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place Hotel, as the Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition (IRCE) convenes for its 13th straight year. Internet Retailer is the official media sponsor of IRCE, which will occur June 6-9, 2017, at McCormick Place West in Chicago.
Finalists from each of the 13 award categories listed below will be announced in March and winners will be honored at the Excellence Awards banquet the evening of June 7.
- Web Redesign of the Year
- E-Retail Marketer of the Year
- Best Marketing Video of the Year
- Best Product Video of the Year
- Mobile Commerce Award
- B2B E-Commerce Website Design of the Year
- B2B E-Commerce Marketer of the Year
- B2B E-Commerce Player of the Year
- Omnichannel Retailer of the Year
- Emerging E-Retailer of the Year
- E-Retail Growth Award
- Global E-Retailer of the Year
- Internet Retailer of the Year
"We have received hundreds of nominations and much interest in extending the deadline. We extended the deadline to allow the many innovative retailers and business sellers who could not meet the earlier deadline the opportunity to be recognized for their innovations," says Molly Love, CEO of Vertical Web Media LLC, parent company of Internet Retailer. "We're excited to honor the best of the best each year at our awards banquet and to give everyone an extended chance to become part of the awards."
Submission forms are available online for companies to nominate themselves in up to three out of nine categories of the 13 Excellence Awards. Internet Retailer must receive all submissions by Friday, Feb. 24, 2017.
E-commerce solutions providers can attend the Excellence Awards by procuring a sponsorship package. For sponsorship information, contact: Tom Duggan, vice president of sales & product development, Internet Retailer, at 312.572.6250 or email@example.com.
For media inquiries, contact: IR Awards Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The flagship brand of Chicago-based e-commerce publisher Vertical Web Media, Internet Retailer provides comprehensive e-commerce business intelligence through print and digital channels, including a monthly magazine, research reports and databases (Top500Guide.com), websites, webinars and newsletters. Internet Retailer, launched in March 1999, is the largest e-retailing monthly magazine with 44,500 subscribers. InternetRetailer.com is the most-visited informational website in e-commerce featuring daily industry news and market analysis. The site attracts more than 205,000 unique monthly visitors. IRNewsLink, a daily e-commerce newsletter, is sent to more than 44,000 subscribers.
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