Hats off to 2007 MCM award winners

After months of suspense, the winners of the annual Multichannel Merchant Awards were announced at the Annual Conference for Catalog & Multichannel Merchants (ACCM) in Boston at a special luncheon ceremony on May 22. Although you’ll have to wait until the September issue of Multichannel Merchant to read profiles of the winners, for now here’s the complete list of the 2007 award recipients.

CROSS CHANNEL WINNERS

Business-to-Business Multichannel Merchant of the Year
Fire Authority — Galls

Consumer Multichannel Merchant of the Year
Crutchfield Corp.

PRINT CHANNEL WINNERS

Catalog of the Year
Black Box Corp., Network Services 2006

Business Specialty Products
Gold: New Pig Corp., The Big Pigalog Buying Guide 2007
Silver: Galls, Fire Authority, Fall 06U

Children’s Products
Gold: Hanna Andersson, Holiday 2006
Gold: L.L. Bean, Kids Almanac, Fall 2006

Computers, High-Tech Equipment, and Software
Gold: Black Box Corp., Network Services 2006
Silver: Crutchfield Corp., Fall 2006

Consumer Apparel
Gold: L.L. Bean, Christmas 2006
Silver: L.L. Bean, Clothing for Women, Holiday 2006

Consumer Specialty Products
Gold: Country Walkers, 2007
Silver: Patagonia, 2006-07 Fall/Winter

Food
Silver: Harry & David, Harvest Celebration 2006

Gifts
Gold: L.L. Bean, Christmas Favorites 2006
Silver: Harry & David, Easy Gifting & Entertaining 2006
Silver: L.L. Bean, Guide to Christmas Gifts 2006

Home and Gardening Products
Gold: Jackson & Perkins, New Roses 2007

International
Gold: New Pig Corp., The Big Pigalog (U.K.)
Silver: The Orvis Co., Men’s Clothing, Late Summer 2006 (U.K.)

New Catalog
Silver: Tahitian Noni International, Fall/Holiday 2006

Office Supplies, Furniture, and Stationery
Gold: Raymond Geddes & Co., 2006-2007 Master Catalog, August 2006
Silver: Office Depot, The Green Book, September 2006-July 2007

Retail Traffic Driver
Silver: Relax the Back, Holiday 2006

Small Catalog
Silver: Action Bag Co., Holiday 2006

Spin-off
Gold: Galls, Fire Authority, Fall 06U
Silver: Patagonia, Patagonia Surf 2006

Sporting Goods
Silver: L.L. Bean, Hunting, Fall 2006

Syndicated/Co-op
Gold: Catalyst Communication, Black Creek Outfitters, Spring/Summer 2006
Silver: BMW, 2006 BMW Guide
Silver: Tessco Technologies, The Wireless Guide, Volume 24

Wholesale/Dealer
Gold: Jackson & Perkins, Wholesale Roses for 2007

WEB CHANNEL WINNERS

Website of the Year
www.crutchfield.com

Business Specialty Products
Silver: www.chiefsupply.com

Children’s Products
Silver: www.onestepahead.com

Computer and High-Tech Equipment
Gold: www.crutchfield.com
Silver: www.musiciansfriend.com

Consumer Apparel
Gold: www.orvis.com
Silver: www.llbean.com

Consumer Specialty Products
Gold: www.ebags.com
Gold: www.musiciansfriend.com
Silver: www.orvis.com

Food
Silver: www.harryanddavid.com

Gifts
Gold: www.llbean.com
Silver: www.orvis.com

Hardware, Tools, and Automotive Supplies
Silver: www.jcwhitney.com

Home and Gardening Products
Gold: www.cooking.com
Silver: www.smithandnoble.com

International
Silver: www.orvis.co.uk

New Website
Silver: www.chimpfeet.com

Office Supplies, Furniture, and Stationery
Silver: www.levenger.com

Small Web Merchant
Gold: www.seabear.com
Silver: www.noursefarms.com

Sporting Goods
Gold: www.orvis.com
Silver: www.llbean.com

For information about entering next year’s MCM Awards, contact Heather Retzlaff at heather.retzlaff@penton.com or 203-358-4233.

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