‘Independent Retailer of the Year 2011’

12 th April 2011 (2pm GMT) With over 650 guests from publishing, retail, distribution, PR and marketing attending the annual event at The Brewery, London– ShopTo.net, the UK’s leading independent online games retailer were thrilled to be announced  as the ‘Independent Retailer of the Year 2011’

Recognised for its outstanding achievements throughout 2010, ShopTo.net was awarded the ‘Independent Retailer of the Year 2011’ award in light of the great level of service offered to hardcore gamers.  With the ability to ship orders placed no later than 5.30 on next day delivery, as well as a host of other services including SMS ordering, iPhone application, live web chat customer support and a free to join membership programme packed with amazing benefits, ShopTo.net has gone from strength to strength throughout 2010 and is rapidly increasing both customer and market share.

 “We are thrilled to be recognised by the gaming industry as the best Independent Retailer of 2011.  We’ve had tremendous success since we began our operations back in June 2006 and can only look to the future with great excitement”.  Said Igor Cipolletta, CEO of ShopTo.net 

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About ShopTo

Based in Bracknell (Berkshire) ShopTo is a leading specialist online videogames retailer, founded by CEO Igor Cipolletta in 2006.  ShopTo currently partner with over 30 publishers from around the globe, shipping products directly to consumers every 2 seconds.  With a turnover of£23M in 2010 ShopTo is currently the largest privately owned e-commerce platform in the UK.  Recognised for their cutting edge technology, ShopTo make full use of today’s connected lifestyle, offering an SMS order facility, iPhone application and dedicated gaming TV channel, ShopTo TV.  ShopTo are proud to stand by our USP -‘ Shop late– Play tomorrow ’ which guarantees all orders placed before 5.30pm (GMT) are delivered next day (at no extra charge).

For more information, please visit www.shopto.net.  Follow us on Twitter www.twitter.com/shopto.net or become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/shopto.


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