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The Internet Retailing Awards 2013 – the highest awards in retail

Published on Jul 4, 2013

Oh what a night. High above the lights of London, top retailers revelled in the second Internet Retailing Awards at SushiSamba, Heron Tower last Wednesday.

Check out the photos of the night here and feel free to add your own to the mix:

FreshUp sponsored the winners of Best Dressed Male and Female which were judged by Donna North and Pip Mew of Dressipi. The honour (and £150 voucher to Dressipi and Mr Porter respectively) went to Jenny Homerton, Magento and Duncan Copeland, MySalonLooks. Read more here:

SLI Systems brought a fun quiz of London Landmarks with prizes of £100 vouchers for Harrods, Snow + Rock, Boden, Fortnum & Mason, The Perfume Shop and Lovehoney going to six lucky winners announced here:

And Venda’s Photo Competition ‘framed’ a perfect evening with their #VendaChallenge. Check out some of the best photos from the night here:

With 400 guests enjoying fabulous fusion food with the brightest company in eCommerce overlooking the most beautiful views of London, it is safe to say the night was a phenomenal success.

And this is before we get to the big winners of the actual awards!


Burberry winner of the Innovation Award sponsored by PayLater

Commended winners –, Marks & Spencer, Top Shop

Oasis and Warehouse winner of the Omni Award sponsored by Portaltech

Commended winners – Debenhams, John Lewis, Tesco

Ebay winner of M-Retailing Award sponsored by NN4M

Commended winners – Amazon, Debenhams, Domino’s Pizza, Net a Porter Group

Burberry winner of the IRIS Award sponsored by Red Ant

Commended winners – Apple, Dixons,Marks & Spencer

Lakeland winner of the Customer Award sponsored by SDL Fredhopper

Commended winners – House of Fraser, John Lewis, Lovehoney

Amazon winner of the Capability Award sponsored by Magento

Commended winners – ASOS, B&Q/Screwfix/Tradepoint, John Lewis

ASOS winner of the International Award sponsored by MetaPack

Commended winners – Net a Porter Group, Wiggle, Zalando

Tesco winner of the Global Award sponsored by Tryzens

Commended winners – ASOS, H&M, Net a Porter Group

ASOS winner of the Judges’ Award as decided by our impressive judging panel which you can check out here:

And the Internet Retailing Award 2013 sponsored by Venda was won by Lovehoney who received a runaway majority from the readers of our magazine.

Big thanks to our many sponsors along with Oracle and e2x who brought us the bar, Bronto software who lifted us to the venue in style and PayLater who provided the tequila, the DJ and the goody bags on the way out the door and of course Venda our title sponsor without whom the night wouldn’t have been possible.

And thank you to everybody who made it, you guys know how to have a good time. We’re already looking forward to next year!

Love from the Internet Retailing Team

(@etail #theawards)

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