U.K. “Pigalog” and Steve Spangler Science Take Home Top MCM Awards

After many long months of suspense, the winners of the 24th Annual Multichannel Merchant Awards were finally announced during a special luncheon at the ACCM show in New Orleans on May 6.

The 2009 Catalog of the Year is one of the Gold winners in the Industrial Supplies category, New Pig’s Big Pigalog, U.K. edition.

And a first-time entrant in the MCM Awards took the Website of the Year Award for 2009. It’s the Gold winner in the Children’s category: Steve Spangler Science.

Our Cross Channel winner for 2009 is The Orvis Co. Orvis took the Silver Award in both print and Web in two categories: gifts and sporting goods.

Here’s the full list of Gold and Silver Award winners by category:

Business Specialty Products
SILVER: L.L. Bean, Direct to Business Holiday 2008
SILVER: Tessco Technologies, The Wireless Guide, Vol. 27

Children’s Products
GOLD: Hanna Andersson, Holiday 2008
SILVER: L.L. Bean, Kids, Spring 2008

Computer and High-Tech Equipment
GOLD: Black Box Corp., Network Services 2008
SILVER: Crutchfield Corp., Fall 2008

Consumer Apparel
GOLD: L.L. Bean, Christmas Favorites 2008
SILVER: L.L. Bean, Summer 2008

Consumer Specialty Products
SILVER: Specialty Catalog Corp., Especially Yours, Fall 2008
SILVER: Vitacost.com, Fall 2008

GOLD: Harry & David, Holiday Book of Gifts 2008
SILVER: Fairytale Brownies, Winter 2008

GOLD: L.L. Bean, Christmas 2008
SILVER: Harry & David, Holiday Preview 2008
SILVER: The Orvis Co., Ultimate Gift Guide, Holiday 2008

Home, Hardware and Gardening Supplies
GOLD: L.L. Bean, Home, Spring 2008

Industrial Supplies
GOLD: New Pig Corp., The Big Pigalog 2009
GOLD: New Pig Corp., The Big Pigalog, U.K. Edition, 2009
SILVER: Edmund Optics, Optics and Optical Instruments Catalog, Fall 2008

New Catalog/Spin-off
SILVER: Harry & David, Celebrate Giving the Best 2008
SILVER: Wesco Distribution, Green Buyers Guide, 2008

Small Catalog
SILVER: Boundless Journeys, The World’s Great Adventures 2008
SILVER: Fetch Enterprises, Fetchdog, Ho Ho Holiday 2008

Sporting Goods
SILVER: L.L. Bean, Outdoor Gear and Clothing, Winter 2008
SILVER: The Orvis Co., Fly Fishing, Spring and Summer 2008

Business Specialty
SILVER: www.epromos.com

Children’s Products
GOLD: www.stevespanglerscience.com

GOLD: www.musiciansfriend.com
SILVER: www.crutchfield.com

Consumer Specialty Products
GOLD: www.ebags.com
SILVER: www.sheetmusicplus.com
SILVER: www.stewmac.com

SILVER: www.kingarthurflour.com

SILVER: www.orvis.com

Home, Hardware and Gardening
SILVER: www.smarthome.com

Small Merchant
SILVER: www.birthdayinabox.com
SILVER: www.centurynovelty.com

Sporting Goods
SILVER: www.orvis.com