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HomeShop18 bags award in internet & e-commerce category
Jul '13
India’s leading virtual retailer, HomeShop18 gets awarded in the Telecom, Internet & E-commerce category at The Thought Leaders Award held on 29 June 2013.

Supported by the Asian Confederation of Businesses, Thought Leaders award has recognized HomeShop18’s contribution and growth in this fast emerging/ecommerce category. With HomeShop18 growing from strength to strength, this award has added another feather in its hat.

The pioneer of TV shopping in India, HomeShop18 gave a new meaning to home shopping for Indians with its launch in 2008. After establishing a successful home shopping channel, HomeShop18 launched its e-commerce site in 2011.

Today, with a reach of 8.7 million web visitors (ComScore June 2013), a reach of 18 million households through its TV Channel and delivering  14 million + SKUs in over 3000 cities in India, Homeshop18 is today one of  the  highly trusted and visited virtual shopping player in the country. 

With its latest endeavor to provide superlative shopping experience to the customers HomeShop18 launched first ever dynamic shopping wall - Scan N Shop, at T3 Delhi Airport, HomeShop18 is changing the game and growing within the virtual shopping space. Additionally, brining shopping at fingertips of smartphone users, HS18 launched   mobile apps with inbuilt TV for iOS and Android platforms.

HomeShop18 has been steadily adding a number of reputed accolades to its kitty. Many prestigious accolades were won by the virtual retailer in the first quarter of  2013 like the ‘Innovative Retail Concept of the year, ‘Retailer of the year: E-Commerce and Online by ET Now Awards for Retail Excellence at Asia Retail Congress, ‘Best eRetail marketing initiative’ by Indian eRetail Awards 2013‘amongst others.

Dr R L Bhatia, Founder, World CSR Day and Member, Thought Leaders Award committee Thought Leaders Award Committee said “We are glad to be presenting this award to a deserving company like HomeShop18.

"Over time, HomeShop18 has proved to be the leading, most successful and popular virtual retailer. The company has been making lives simpler for millions of Indians through its TV channel, E-retail portal and the mobile App, hence, HomeShop18 is the perfect choice for this award.”

About Thought Leaders Award:

The Thought Leaders Award is an extension of World Brand Congress and aims to award and recognize these leaders of the industry which shape the industry and its functions.

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.


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