HomeShop18 bags award at Asia Retail Excellence

August 07, 2013 - India

Homeshop18, India’s leading virtual retailer has been awarded as the ‘Retailer of the year (Organization) - E-commerce & online shopping’ award at the prestigious Asia Retail Excellence Awards by CMO Asia in Singapore.

This recognition has been bestowed upon HomeShop18 for being the leader in providing an exceptional virtual shopping experience through its TV, Web and Mobile platforms. HomeShop18 was the chosen among the 400 brands that participated from 30 counties.

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 8.1 million UV every month (ComScore Data June 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 winning the award, Sundeep Malhotra, Founder & CEO, HomeShop18 said, “It's an honor for HomeShop18 to receive this award. It has been our constant endeavor to offer a superior shopping experience to our customers with the right quality products. Exceptional shopping experience across multiple platforms is the cornerstone of our business and we will continue to excel in this.”

Adding to this, Mr. Dr R L Bhatia, Founder, World CSR Day and Chairman, CMO Asia said “We have selected HomeShop18 as the Retailer of the year (Organization) - E-commerce & online shopping’ because they have ventured in all the medium to provide superlative shopping experience. ”

HomeShop18 has received many prestigious accolades in the virtual shopping sector like the ‘Innovative Retail Concept of the year, ‘Retailer of the year: E-Commerce and Online, ‘Best eRetail marketing initiative’, ‘Best Customer Service in eRetail’, ‘Thought Leader award in Telecom, Internet & E-commerce category’ and ‘Social Marketing and Internet Business Award’ amongst others in 2013.

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.