eBags.com Wins 'Website of the Year' Award eBags Also Receives the TGA Community Service Award for the Pick Pink @

eBags Program Which Benefits the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

    DENVER, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- eBags.com (www.ebags.com), the world's
 leading online provider of fashion and functional luggage, handbags,
 business cases, backpacks and accessories won "Website of the Year" at the
 2006 Multichannel Merchant Awards. The awards were announced at a special
 luncheon on May 10 at the Annual Conference for Catalog & Multichannel
 Merchants (ACCM) in Chicago. The company also received the Gold Award in
 Consumer Specialty Products - Web Channel.
     The Multichannel Merchant Awards honor outstanding companies in catalog
 and multichannel retailing. E-tailers and online stores were judged on
 overall design, marketing of the site and sales results.
     "Receiving this recognition from our peers in retailing and ecommerce
 for a fourth time is a tremendous honor," says Jon Nordmark eBags' CEO, "We
 are proud of the progress we have made at eBags over the past seven years.
 We strive to bring innovative, pioneering new technologies to eBags.com to
 make shopping for bags and accessories easy, fun and engaging for our
     eBags.com has previously won the "Website of the Year" award in 2001,
 2002, and 2004. Last year's winner was landsend.com.
     eBags.com also received the Community Service Award from the Travel
 Goods Association for fundraising work on behalf of the Susan G. Komen
 Breast Cancer Foundation through its Pick Pink at eBags program. TGA's
 Community Service Award recognizes an individual or company that has
 distinguished itself by making a positive social contribution.
     "eBags is proud to have raised $350,000 in support of the Susan G.
 Komen Breast Cancer Foundation," said Peter Cobb, Co-Founder and Senior
 Vice President of eBags.com. "Almost 70% of our customers are women and we
 are committed to fighting this life-threatening disease by raising funds
 for breast cancer research, education and outreach programs through our
 Pick Pink Program."
     eBags Pick Pink program donates 10% of the retail sales price of any
 pink luggage, handbag or accessory on eBags.com to the Susan G. Komen
 Breast Cancer Foundation. Over 900 pink products are available with new
 styles being added every day. For more information, visit
 www.ebags.com/pickpink .
     eBags.com is the world's leading online provider of fashionable and
 functional luggage, handbags, business cases, backpacks and accessories for
 all lifestyles. eBags features over 330 brands and 18,000 products from
 well-known names including Samsonite, Kenneth Cole, Tommy Hilfiger, The
 North Face, Victorinox, JanSport and Nike. By developing pioneering tools
 such as the Laptop Case Finder and the Airline Approved Carry-On Finder and
 with over 800,000 unbiased customer ratings and testimonials, eBags has
 taken the guesswork out of bag shopping online. eBags.com is a part of
 eBags, Inc., which includes eBags UK (www.ebags.co.uk), eBags Germany
 (www.ebags.de) and 6pm (www.6pm.com). 6pm.com features over 130,000
 products from over 230 footwear and handbag brands including Cole Haan,
 Merrell, Donald J. Pliner, Stuart Weitzman, Johnston & Murphy and Allen
 Edmonds. For more information on eBags, please visit www.ebags.com.

SOURCE eBags.com

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