BARCELONA | The winners of the European E-commerce Awards, hosted by Ecommerce Europe and the Global E-commerce Summit, have been announced. MicksGarage, SuitSupply and Asos have been honored with the golden awards in the Entrepreneurial, Omnichannel and Pure Player categories. The Award Ceremony took place during the Global E-commerce Summit on June 9, in the presence of 800 international e-commerce professionals and entrepreneurs.
Winners of the Entrepreneurial Award
The Entrepreneurial Award is to recognize the e-commerce actors who have the most innovative, groundbreaking, smart, game-changing operations in Europe. As such, size and maturity are immaterial. This year, the Gold winner is Micksgarage from Ireland. Micksgarage convinced the jury with its entrepreneurial and innovative approach to e-commerce. The Silver award went to SkatePro from Denmark and Bronze was secured by Green Man Gaming from the UK.
Winners of the Omnichannel Award
The Omnichannel Award was awarded to SuitSupply, with Marks & Spencer ranking second and Ikea ranking third. According to the jury SuitSupply is winning the Golden Omnichannel Award because the company has shown relentless initiative to rethink and reinvent the structure of its business by developing from having being an in-store retailer to becoming a high-end Omnichannel retailer.
Winners of the Pure Player Award
Asos was awarded with the golden Pure Player Award, followed by Farfetch winning silver, and Yoox who won bronze. According to the jury Asos did the best job for the innovational progress and visibility, as well as the ability to efficiently combine online sales and customer care.
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About the Global E-commerce Summit
The award ceremony of the European E-commerce Awards took place during The Global E-commerce Summit in Hotel Arts, Barcelona, Spain on June 8-10. The Global E-commerce Summit is the annual global event where established (online) retailers, entrepreneurs, e-commerce experts from emerging markets and award-winning e-commerce players of the world gather! The summit in 2015 was the 7th edition.
About Ecommerce Europe
Ecommerce Europe is the association representing 25,000+ companies selling goods and/or services online to consumers in Europe. Founded by leading national e-commerce associations, Ecommerce Europe is the voice of the e-commerce sector in Europe. Its mission is to stimulate cross-border e- commerce through lobbying for better or desired policy, by offering a European platform bringing the European e-commerce sector and other stakeholders together, and by providing in-depth research data about European markets.