Posted on September 18, 2015

Online Retail Awards WinnersThe Workplace Depot wins for the 3rd year in a row the Online Retail Awards for the “Office and Workplace Supplies” category! Yet another great achievement of our dedicated team.

The Online Retail Awards is an international, impartial, independent business awards that can be won by online retailers of any size anywhere in the world. The aim of the Online Retail Awards is to seek out only the best examples of retailer’s websites that offer clients a great online shopping experience. The ORA covers 24 categories that are open to enter by online retailers. The categories also include recognition for digital agencies and of course, e-commerce businesses. In the world of online retailing, the ORA is one of the most important events that takes place every year. Over 50 companies such as Virgin HolidaysLiverpool FC StoreToys R Us,  Thomas Cook  are attending the event every year competing for the award.

The Workplace Depot website focuses on clear, informative content, always trying to understand customer behaviour. We take pride in creating original content rather than simply stating  the manufacturer’s descriptions and we top up our content with unique product videos. The company understands the importance of social media nowadays and encourages customers to get active on FacebookLinkedInTwitter and Google+.

On the Night

The Awards dinner and ceremony took place in London at the Royal Garden Hotel, Kensigton on Tuesday 15th September. Kate Russel and Jimmy McGhie were the hosts of the event.

There were 16 online retail category awards and 8 special achievement awards such as “Online Retail Marketing Campaign of the Year” and “Launch Site of the Year”.

Four members of our team were lucky enough to attend the event and collect the award. Steven Pownall eCommerce Executive for The Workplace Depot added:

“The Online Retail Award night has once again been an amazing event. Winning the award for the Office and Workplace Supplies in 3 consecutive years is a brilliant result for us. The judges seemed impressed by the way The Workplace Depot keeps improving its online presence and optimising online conversions. We hope to have the same outcome next year.”


The Workplace Depot collecting the Award

The Workplace Depot collecting the Award; Jimmy McGhie, Ben Castell, Steven Pownall, Dee Taylor, Dereck Richer, Kate Russel

Online Retail Awards Winner Logo

Online Retail Awards Winner Logo